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, 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.
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.
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.
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.