Dashain Jamara Puja Vidhi, Procedure

How to do Dashain Jamara Puja – Vidhi, Procedure or method of Dashain Jamara Puja is given here. After decorating the Kalash, the process of initiation of Jamara Puja (plantation) begins. Most of the people plant just barley and sesame seeds but some others plant seven types of grains like barley, wheat, maize, sesame seeds, etc. […]

Dashain 2016 Puja Muhurat, Auspicious Time

Goddess Durga's vehicle

Dashain 2016 Pooja Muhurat, Auspicious Time details are given here for Gatasthapana, Phoolpati, Kalratri Puja, Mahanawami and Bijayadashami pooja. In 2016, Dashain begins with Ghatasthapana on 1 October and ends on Bijayadashami on 12 October. Nepal Panchanga Nirnayak Samiti (Calendar Determination Committee) has released auspicious time for Dashain festival 2016. According to the Samiti, the auspicious time for […]

Dashain Celebrations in Nepal

Dashain is clearly the biggest, longest and the most auspicious festival celebrated by the Nepalese of all caste and creed throughout the country. Goddess Durga is worshipped in all her manifestations during the 15 day long festival with ritualistic pujas, abundant offerings and thousands of animal sacrifices. The festival is known for emphasis on family […]