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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Sonam Lhosar is a festival celebrated as an occasion of the start of a new year, by the Tamang community people in Nepal.

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February 5, 2019 18:00 pm

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

Prez, PM extend wishes on Sonam Lhosar

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.