In Pictures: Sonam Lhosar celebrations

January 22, 2023 16:05 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: People from the Tamang community are celebrating the 2159th Sonam Lhosar with fanfare by exchanging greetings and feasting on traditional cuisines on Sunday. Huge crowds of people are seen in Tudikhel, Kathmandu celebrating the festival as well.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: CPN (Unified Socialist) Chairman and former prime minister Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that festivals and cultures of all nationalities and ethnic communities marked traditionally should be protected.

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has said that festivals like Sonam Lhosar enhance the spirit of mutual harmony, tolerance and fraternity among all Nepalis.

Sonam Lhosar being observed today

January 22, 2023 10:01 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: People from the Tamang community are celebrating the 2159th Sonam Lhosar with fanfare by exchanging greetings and feasting on traditional cuisines on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Chairperson of the ruling CPN (Unified Socialist) Madhav Kumar Nepal said it was the prime responsibility of the state to protect the languages, cultures and identities of all ethnic groups and communities of the country.

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February 2, 2022 10:04 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has extended a message of best wishes to the Tamang community on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar for their happiness, peace, good health and long life.

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: KATHMANDU, Feb 2: President Bidya Devi Bhandari on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar has extended her best wishes for happiness, peace and prosperity to all living at home and abroad.

Sonam Lhosar being observed today

February 2, 2022 09:25 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 2: The Tamang community is celebrating 2858th Sonam Lhosar, a new year today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: A meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Bagmati Province on Monday decided to declare a public holiday on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar and Nwagi festival on February 2.

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has expressed greetings on the occasion of the Lhosar festival today.

President greets people on Sonam Lhosar

February 12, 2021 08:30 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 12:  President Bidya Devi Bhandari has expressed her best wishes for the happiness, peace and prosperity of all sisters and brothers at home and abroad on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar to be observed by the Tamang community as their New Year.

Sonam Lhosar being observed today

February 12, 2021 07:20 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 12: People from the Tamang community are celebrating 2148th Sonam Lhosar with fanfare by extending greetings to one another and feasting on traditional cuisines on Friday.

HELAMBU,MELIMCHIM Jan 26: Crispy delicious ‘Kapsye’, oily yummy ‘Baver’, sounds of firecrackers, decorated houses, happy faces, new ‘Tarcho’ and ‘Lungdar’ in front of houses and chilly cold weather are among few things that simply describe the arrival of Lhosar in Helambu, Sindhupalchowk.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has wished happiness, peace, prosperity and progress to all Nepalis at home and abroad on the occasion of the Sonam Lhosar today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 18: People from Tamang community are celebrating Sonam Lhosar with fanfare by extending greetings to one another and feasting on traditional cuisines today.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, Jan 19: Roshi rural municipality of Kavrepalanchowk district has decided to give a three-day holiday beginning from coming January 24 on the occasion of the cultural Sonam Lhosar festival.

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KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The United States has expressed warmest wishes on the occasion of Lhosar.

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February 5, 2019 08:27 am

KATHMANDU, Feb 5: The country is observing the 2855th Sonam Lhosar, a festival celebrated particularly by Tamang community, with various programmes today.