Losar Festival Nepal : Tamu, Sherpa, Tibetan and Gyalpo Lhosar


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Losar Festival Nepal 2017: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2017 Nepal

This post is detail information about Losar festival Nepal 2017 relates to Tamu Losar, Sherpa Losarl, Gyalpo Losar, Sonam Losar etc. Losar is often referred to as pure Nepali festival. Losar is of strong Nepali Hindus traditional festival. Losar festival is Mongolian Nepali festival. Losar festival Nepal 2017. Gyalpo Losar 2017 Nepal. Sherpa losar in Nepal. Tamu Losar in Nepal.

There are more than 100 festivals in the Nepal celebrated every year. There are some different religious festivals that take place every year form an important part of life in Nepal. Nepalese people employ the Nepali calendar or Bikram Samvat. Festival in Nepal lies according to Nepali calendar. For your kind information, Nepali calendar is running according to the cycle of the moon. Nepali calendar does not exactly tally with the Christian calendar. So, it is very difficult to give the precise equivalent date of any Nepali festival, celebrated in Nepal. So the festivals of Nepal have been arranged according to the month they may fall in. There are different kinds of loser celebrated every year. An example of Some loser is Losar festival Nepal 2016, Gyalpo Losar 2016 Nepal, Sherpa losar in Nepal and Tamu Losar in Nepal.

Losar Festival Nepal "Tamu Losar in Nepal"

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Losar is also one of the popular festivals in Nepal. People get the vacation on this Sonam Losar festival. Losar is the festival of Nepal. Sonam Losar is the national festival of Nepal. It is celebrated by the Mongolian Nepali people or Tibetan-Nepali people. There are some other kinds of Losar festival celebrated in Nepal. Sonam Losar is the typical Nepali festival.

It is the main festival of the Sherpa, Tamang, Gurung and Thakali. It is a Buddhist festival. The term Lhosar is derived from two words ‘Lho’ means year and ‘sar’ means new. Lhosar, thus basically is a New Year festival. There are three types of Lhosar. The Gurung’s have Tamu Lhosar, the Tamangs celebrate Sonam Lhosar and Sherpa observe Gyalmo Lhosar. Lhosar is a festival of a feast, joy, and dance. People draw swastika symbols of peace and wish good future in their homes.

Losar is the Tibetan word for “new year”. lo holds the semantic field “year, age”; sar holds the semantic field “new, fresh”. Losar is the most important holiday in Tibet, Nepal, and Kingdom of Bhutan. Losar is also called Sonam Losar. So, Losar means Tibetan New year. Losar is celebrated for 15 days. The main celebration of Losar is on the first three days. On the first day of Losar, a beverage called changkol is made from chhaang (a Tibetan cousin of beer). The second day of Losar is known as King’s Losar (gyalpo losar).

Losar festival in Nepal occurs near or on the same day as the Chinese New Year and the Mongolian New Year. Losar festival in Nepal is also celebrated by Yolmo, Sherpa, Tamang, Gurung, Lama and Bhutia. Losar festival is also celebrated by Tibetan Buddhists Worldwide.

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The date of Sonam Losar falls in either in January or February each year, depending on the cycle of the moon. According to Nepali calendar, it falls in mid-Magh or early Falgun month. The Sonam Losar festival actually runs for one day only.

Some different Losar celebrated in Nepal

Tamu Losar Festival in Nepal. Sherpa Losar Festival  in Nepal. Sonam Losar Festival in Nepal. Gyalpo Losar Festival in Nepal.

Sonam Losar Date 2017 : Sonam Losar Date 2073

Sonam Losar 2016 dates fall on the 31st January 2016, Friday. It means Sonam Losar 2070 BS is on the 31st January, Friday. According to Nepali month, Sonam  Losar 2016 is on the Friday, 17th of Magh month. It means Sonal Losar 2070 dates is in the 17th Magh, Friday.

Gyalpo Losar Date 2017 : Gyalpo Losar Date 2073

Gyalpo Losar 2017 dates in Nepal falls in the 27th Feb 2017, Sunday. It means Gyalpo Losar 2073 BS is on the 16th February Monday. According to Nepali month, Gyalpo Losar 2017 is in the 16 th Falgun 2073, Monday. It means Gyalpo Losar 2073 dates is in the 16th Falgun 2073, Moday.

Tamu Losar Date 2017 : Tamu Losar Date 2073

Tamu Losar 2017 dates in Nepal falls in the … 2013, Sunday. It means Tamu Losar 2073 BS is in the … Sunday. According to Nepali month, Tamu Losar 2016 is in the …  2073, Sunday. It means Tamu Losar 2073 dates is in the …  2073, Sunday.

Sherpa Losar Date 2017 : Sherpa Losar Date 2073

Sherpa Losar 2017 dates in Nepal falls in the …  2017, Sunday. It means Sherpa Losar 2073 BS is on the 2nd March, Sunday. According to Nepali month, Sherpa Losar 2017 is in the …  2073, Sunday. It means Sherpa Losar 2073 dates is in the …  2073, Sunday.

Losar Festival Nepal 2016: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2016 Nepal

When is Sonam Losar in 2014 (2070 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2070 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2015 (2071 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2071 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2016 (2072 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2072 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2017 (2073 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2073 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2018 (2074 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2074 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2019 (2075 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2075 BS?
When is Sonam Losar in 2020 (2076 B.S.)? or Sonam Losar Dates in 2076 BS?

Losar Festival Nepal 2016: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2016

When is Gyalpo Losar in 2014 (2070 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2070 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2015 (2071 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2071 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2016 (2072 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2072 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2017 (2073 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2073 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2018 (2074 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2074 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2019 (2075 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2075 BS?
When is Gyalpo Losar in 2020 (2076 B.S.)? or Gyalpo Losar Dates in 2076 BS?
Losar Festival Nepal 2016: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2016

Losar Festival Nepal 2016: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2016

When is Tamu Losar in 2014 (2070 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2070 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2015 (2071 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2071 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2016 (2072 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2072 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2017 (2073 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2073 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2018 (2074 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2074 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2019 (2075 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2075 BS?
When is Tamu Losar in 2020 (2076 B.S.)? or Tamu Losar Dates in 2076 BS?

Losar Festival Nepal 2016: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2016

When is Sherpa Losar in 2014 (2070 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2070 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2014 (2072 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2071 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2016 (2073 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2072 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2017 (2074 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2073 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2018 (2075 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2074 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2019 (2076 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2075 BS?
When is Sherpa Losar in 2020 (2077 B.S.)? or Sherpa Losar Dates in 2076 BS?

Losar Festival Nepal 2017: Tamu, Sherpa: Gyalpo Losar 2017 Nepal

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