KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Amid sparser crowds than usual, mask-wearing worshippers offered prayers to Hindu goddess of education Saraswati in annual celebrations in Nepal on Tuesday - this year seeking safety from the coronavirus pandemic as well as greater wisdom.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: Hindu devotees across the country are observing their great festival of Mahashivaratri today.

JANAKPURDHAM, Oct 30: The rituals associated with the Chhath festival are commencing from Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: Nepali people, mainly Hindus celebrated Vijaya Dashami, the 10th day of the Bada Dashain festival on Tuesday by receiving Tika, Jamara and blessings from elders