People rush to buy gold, silver coins for Dhanteras (With photos)

Published On: November 2, 2021 04:31 PM NPT By: Monika Malla

KATHMANDU, Nov 2: People have rushed to the Mint Division of Nepal Rastra Bank to purchase gold and silver coins on the occasion of Dhanteras. 

It is believed that worshipping gold and silver coins brings fortunes and prosperity in the house. Dhanteras marks the start of the five-day-long Tihar, the second major festival of the Hindus.

Here are some pictures taken by Republica photojournalist Monika Malla:


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