Dashain Tika 2018 date, Timings

Dashain is the 15 day celebration of various forms of Goddess Durga in Nepal. It is the biggest festival of Nepal and people celebrate it with huge enthusiasm among friends and family members. In 2018, Auspicious Time for Dashain Tika is 19 October 2018, Tuesday. Of these 15 days, the tenth day is the most […]

Dashain Vrat Katha, Story of Dashain

Here is Dashain Vrat Katha, Story of Dashain.. Which story is associated with Dashain festival of Nepal? Dashain is the 15 day national religious festival of Nepal. It is the Dasara of Nepal. People in Nepal celebrate it for about 15 days and in the year 2016, it is celebrated from October 1 to October 16. The […]

Dashain Ashirwad Mantra, prayer to chant

The Dashain Ashirwad Mantra chanted while putting the tika to the female member of the family is as below: Om jayanti mangala kaali bhadra kali kapalini durga kshyama shiva dhatri swaha swadha namostute The Dashain Ashirwad Mantra chanted while putting the tika to the male member of the family is as below: Ayur drone sute […]

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 […]