Rato Machhindranath Jatra: Experience of a Lifetime!

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It’s truly an amazing sight to behold! The 32 haat (hands) long chariot beautifully decorated, inside which resides the god of rain Rato Machhindranath in its small abode. And to see this huge chariot sometimes even towering over houses by the side of the road being pulled by hundreds of men is an awesome moment. Read more

Shravan: The Holy Month of Ritual and Festivity

Shravan, the most auspicious month of the Chaturmas, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is  considered as “the Destroyer” or “the Transformer” among the Hindu Trinity of the primary aspects of the divine. It is the fifth month in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. As per Vedic Almanac, the star Shravan rules the sky Read more