Displaying Bhoto (with video)

June 9, 2019 21:00 pm

KATHMANDU, June 9: The month-long chariot pulling festival of Rato Machhindranath concluded after displaying the jewel-studded traditional Nepali vest 'Bhoto' at Jawlakhel on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, June 9:  Vehicular movement in inner parts of Kathmandu was affected while President Bidhya Devi Bhandari headed for the Bhoto Jatra.

Bhoto Jatra being observed today

June 9, 2019 10:24 am

KATHMANDU, June 9: The bhoto jatra is being observed as part of the Rato Macchindranath chariot festival. The festival will come to an end with it after the chariot of the deity is pulled up to Jawalakhel of Lalitpur.

KATHMANDU, June 7: The government has announced a public holiday on coming Sunday or June 9 to be effective in the Kathmandu Valley to observe the Bhoto Jatra.