KATHMANDU, Nov. 1: The auspicious hour for the bhai tika this tihar is today at 11:52 am, according to the Nepal Calendar Fixation Committee. The tika ceremony can however take place throughout the day, said the Committee Chair Dr Ram Chandra Gautam.
Decorating homes with colourful lights, flowers and oil-fed lamps as well as eating various delicacies including sweets and sel roti are part of this festival of lights. Playing of deusi bhailo and worshipping of different animals and birds are also significant aspect of this festival.
Tokyo (Japan), Sept. 13: A new leadership assumed responsibilities at the Non Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA), Japan on Sunday. The new office bearers took oath of office and secrecy after a long fought battle resulting from dissatisfaction from those who…