Holi Celebrations In Kathmandu

The Fagu festival or Holi is being celebrated in Hilly districts including Kathmandu Valley on Thursday by smearing a beer (red vermilion powder) and throwing color and water-filled balloons at each other.

March 6, 2015, 5:45 p.m. Published in Magazine Issue: Vol: 08 No. -16 February. 13- 2015 (Falgun 1, 2071)

The Fagu festival or Holi is being celebrated in Hilly districts including Kathmandu Valley on Thursday by smearing a beer (red vermilion powder) and throwing color and water-filled balloons at each other.

An important festival of the Nepalese people, Holi begins on the eighth day of the new moon and ends with the burning of the "Chir´, which was installed earlier, on the full moon day.

 

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