14th National Paddy Day (Photo feature)

30th Jun, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU : The 14th National Paddy Day was marked throughout the country including the Kathmandu Valley thursday.

Paddy planting programs have also been organized in different places on the occasion. Ashar 15, as per Nepali calendar. Ashar is the favourable season/month Nepalis engross in cultivating rice.

The Ashar 15 is also known as the day of dahi chyura- curd and beaten rice- feast. ( Photo: Prashant Pradhan/Binod Pd. Adhikari )