THE WEEK IN PICTURES

August 31, 2019 18:40 pm

The Week in Pictures for the week August 25- August 31, 2019.

KATHMANDU, August 29: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said that Gaura Parba is the special identity of Nepalis.

Gaura Parba begins in far-west

August 27, 2017 08:48 am

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, August 27: Gaura Parba, the major festival of the far-west region, has begun from today, the day of Bhadra Krishna Panchami.

Gaura Parba begins in far-west

August 26, 2017 15:59 pm

BHIMDUTTANAGAR, August 26: Gaura Parba, the major festival of the far-west region, has begun from Saturday, the day of Bhadra Krishna Panchami.

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes to all Nepali sisters and brothers in the country and abroad for their peace, happiness, prosperity, internal unity and good will on the occasion of Shree Krishna Janmastami and Gaura Festival, today.

Gaura festival kicks off

August 22, 2016 14:02 pm

BAITADI, Aug 22: The festival, one of the most famous in the region, normally falls in the Nepali month of Bhadra (August/September) according to lunar calendar and is also celebrated in some districts in the Mid-West as well as Kumaun in India.