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Photo feature: Indrayeni Jatra

Photo feature: Indrayeni Jatra

Indrayani the protector goddess is worshiped by Kirtipurians with lots of respect and faith.The day of Dashami of Mangshir (this year 9th Dec, 2016) is special one for resident of Kirtipur. In this day the jatra is celebrated to pay homage towards goddess Indrayani.

Last Updated ( Saturday, 10 December 2016 06:43 )

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Bishnudevi-Balkumari Jatra celebrated at Panga

Bishnudevi-Balkumari Jatra celebrated at Panga

Jatras and festivals are part of life for Newar community. One of the most awaited festival of Panga 'Bishnudevi-Balkumari Jatra' was celebrated today. People of Panga wo...

Last Updated ( Thursday, 08 December 2016 21:42 )

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In pictures: Holi 2016

In pictures: Holi 2016

Holi or Fagu Purima is one of the most awaited festivals in Nepal.  In Kathmandu valley and hill areas of Nepal it is celebrated on the full moon day of Falgun and n...

Last Updated ( Thursday, 24 March 2016 13:42 )

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Maha Shivaratri in Pashupatinath (Photo feature)

Maha Shivaratri in Pashupatinath (Photo feature)

Maha Shivaratri is one of the important festival for Hindus all around the world. This day is celebrated on the fourth day of waning moon in lunar month of Falgun. I...

Last Updated ( Thursday, 10 March 2016 06:40 )

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Festival of seven villages

Festival of seven villages

24 Dec 2015. Kirtipur. Nhegaa'n Jatra or festival of seven villages is the most important festival for people living south west corner of Kathmandu Valley. People in...

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 29 March 2016 07:08 )

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Know our places

 

BaghBhairab

Bagh Bhairab temple is one of the most popular temples dedicated to the God Bhairab in the...

 

Tau Daha

The place Taudaha takes its name from the lake Ta daha situated here from the time immemor...

 

Panga

Panga, is situated south-west of Kirtipur Municipality is a typical Newari settlement. On ...

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