Major Festivals of Nepal

12 – 14 Feb.,2021 Sonam Losar & Gyalpo Losar Boudhanath & Swoyambunath
16 February 2021 Basanta Panchami (Saraswati Puja) Swoyambunath & School and colleges
11 March 2021 Maha Shiva Ratri Pashupatinath temple
28 March 2021 Fagu Purnima kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur
14 April 2021 Bisket Jatra – Nepali New Year Bhaktapur
20 April 2021 Seto Machhendranath Jatra Durbarmarg, Kathmandu
08-10 May 2021 Tiji Festival Lo-Manthang
11 May 2021 Mothers day (Mata tirtha Aunshi) Mata Tirtha, Kathmandu
26 May 2021 Buddha Jayanti (Birth of Lord Buddha) Lumbini, KTM valley and other part of the country
13 August 2021 Nag Panchami Kathmandu and other part of the country
21 August 2021 Janai Purnima Pashupatinath temple
22 August 2021 Indra Jatra Kathmandu
23 August 2021 Gai Jatra Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan
09 Sept.,2021 Teej Festival Pashupatinath temple
7 October 2021 Gatasthapana Kathmandu and other part of the country
12 October 2021 Fulpati ,,
14 October 2021 Maha Nawami ,,
15 October 2021 Bajaya Dashami ,,
04-06 Nov.,2021 Tihar Festival Throughout the country
10 Nov.,2021 Chhath Puja Janakpur, Kathmandu and terai area
12-14 Nov.,2021 Manirimdu Festival Tengboche Monastery

 


 

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.