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Tihar (the festival of lights) has started again.
News / 2011.10.26






Tihar (the festival of lights) has started again.

Candlelight in the hotel leads you into a world of fantasy.

The festival of lights starts when the sun sets.

Tihar: Tihar is a harvest festival. During this festival, many candles are lit both inside and outside the houses, so it is also called “the festival of lights”. Some of the other important days are Laxmi puja and Bhai tika. “Laxmi Puja” is the worship of the goddess of wealth and on the day of “Bhai Tika” sisters puts Tika to brothers along with wishes for long life and prosperity.

The fourth day of Tihar is also the New Year day for Newari community. This calendar is called Nepal Sambat.



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