Festivals of Nepal

 

DATE  NAME OF FESTIVAL
16 April 2018  Mothers day (Matatirtha Aunshi)
30 April 2018  Buddha Jayanti (Birth of Lord Buddha)
12, 13 & 14 May 2018  Tiji Festival, Mustang
29 June 2018  National Paddy day (Dahi chiwra khane din)
09 August 2018  Ghathemangal, Ghantakarna Chaturdashi
26 August 2018  Janai Purnima
27 August 2018  Gai Jatra
12 September 2018  Teej
21 September 2018  Indradwajothan
28 September 2018  Indra Jatra
10-19 October 2018  Dashain Festival
24-26 October 2018  Manirimdu festival at Tengboche Monastery
05-09 November 2018  Tihar Festival
13 November 2018  Chhath Puja
10 February 2019  Basanta Panchami
04 March 2019  Shiva Ratri
07 March 2019  Gyalpo Losar
20 March 2019  Fagu Purnima
13 April 2019  Ram nawami (Seto Machhendranath Jatra)
14 April 2019  Nepali New Year day and Bisket Jatra at Bhaktapur.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Swet Bhairav at the Kathmandu Durbar square Complex, is believed to be the manifestation of the most ferocious face of Lord Shiva. It is kept hidden inside a wooden curtain throughout the year, and taken out only during the festival of Indra Jatra.