Tihar Festival of Brother & Sisters – Nepal Travel Guide

Tihar is the second biggest festival of Nepalese.It is celebrated for five days in late autumn, which comes soon after Dashain. Two days from this festival are very popular. One day is celebrated for goddess Laxmi and the other one is celebrated to worship brothers for their long life by sisters. This festival is also known as the festival of lights. Candles and lamps are lit inside and outside the house and businesses. Tihar shows reverence to not just the humans and the Gods, but also to the animals like crow, cow and dog, who maintain an intense relationship with the humans. [Credit] Collection: Travels in Nepal - A detailed Visual Guide Manufactured by: SAC Music International