Top 15 Collected Laxmi Puja Photos on Tihar Festival of Nepal
Tihar ( तिहार in Nepali language) is the 2nd biggest festival of Nepal. After Dashain, Tihar is major and important festival of Nepal. Tihar is also known as Deepawali in terai region of Nepal and Deepawali and Diwali in India.
Tihar / Deepawali / Diwali is a five-day-long Hindu and Buddist festival celebrated in Nepal.Tihar comes 20 days after Dashain festival (from the day of Dashami) of Nepal. Tihar / Deepawali / Diwali starts with Kaag Puja (worship of crow) and ends with Bhai Tika.
One day, Deepawali is celebrated. On the day of Laxmi puja, Hindu goddess Laxmi is worshiped. In Hindu culture, goddess Laxmi is respected as Goddess of wealth. Similar to Bhai tikais celebrated to worship brothers for their long life.
However, all ethnic groups celebrate this festival. According to Nepali calendar, Tihar falls in Kartik- Mangsir month.
It means according to Hindu calendar, the festival is celebrated from Trayodashi of Kartik Krishna to Katrik Shukla Dwitiya every year.
Bonus Gift as tihar wishes for sister in Nepali
Kohi Metaauna sakadain bhai tika ko yas bhawana lai;
tihar ko Chaahana Maa Bhuli jaunchhu duniaya lai;
Uthos Najar timro Anoohaar ma Muskan chhAayos;
Timro zindagi ma khushiyaali khooshi nai barsos.
Happy Tihar 2073 to my sister