Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
Kathmandu [Nepal], Oct 10, (ANI): The nine-day festival of Bada Dashain began on Wednesday morning amidst the sound of ancient musical instruments and firing of shots in the air by the Nepalese Army, known as Paltan, in the courtyard of ancient Palace of Nepal, a UNESCO heritage site.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Birgunj (Nepal) Oct 1 (ANI/RSS): Security has been tightened along the Nepal-India border in view of upcoming Dashain, Tihar and Chhath festivals.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
Kathmandu [Nepal], September 21 (ANI): The biggest Hindu festival of Nepal, Dashain, began on Thursday with the sowing of maize and barley in a jar filled with soil and cow dung for the germination of the sowed grains - known as "Jamara" (the barley shoots).