Bhai Tika 2013 Time, Auspicious Muhurat for Bhai Tika is given here. Bhai Tika (Bhai Tihar) is observed on the second day after Tihar (Diwali) in Nepal. In 2013, Bhai Tika date is November 5. This is the final day (fifth day) day of Tihar (Panchak Yama).
Bhai Tika represents the great bond of love and affection between brothers and sisters. Lord Yama is also worshipped on this day.
Sisters apply Tilak or tika to their brothers for their happy and long lasting life. Sisters worship Yama to give their brothers longer life.
People of Nepal believe that Bhai Tika, the tilak drawn by the sister on her brothers forehead protects his life from the clutches of Yamaraj, God of death.
As per the press meet of Panchanga Nirnayak Samiti Nepal and Dharmodaya Sabha, best time for Bhai Tika in Tihar of Nepal is 11. 27 AM in the morning on November 5. And the best time for receiving Bhai Tika is 9.57 AM.
It is to note that Panchanga Nirnayak Samiti of Kathmandu is the authorised association for Nepali calendar.