Posts Tagged: Gaijatra

Back to Kathmandu for round 2

On August 18th, after a wonderful few weeks back in the UK relaxing with family and friends, I landed back in Kathmandu to commence my second year as a VSO volunteer. As I met to formally finish my placement with

Back to Kathmandu for round 2

On August 18th, after a wonderful few weeks back in the UK relaxing with family and friends, I landed back in Kathmandu to commence my second year as a VSO volunteer. As I met to formally finish my placement with

Festival #2 Gaijatra

August 11th; The day after Janai Purnima is celebrated as Gaijatra (festival of cows). The modern version of the festival was initiated by King Pratap Malla (medieval Nepal) to entertain his queen over whom a pall of gloom had been

Festival #2 Gaijatra

August 11th; The day after Janai Purnima is celebrated as Gaijatra (festival of cows). The modern version of the festival was initiated by King Pratap Malla (medieval Nepal) to entertain his queen over whom a pall of gloom had been