Bala Chaturdashi festival in Nepal (Photo feature)

17th Nov, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU:The festival of Bala Chaturdashi in Nepal is held at the Pashupatinath  Temple  every year in late November . Hindu pilgrims from all over Nepal  gather at the temple, which is considered the most sacred temple of Shiva , in Nepal. An all-night vigil marks the beginning of Bala Chaturdashi. The pilgrims chant and dance by the light of their small wick lamps through the night while paying homage to Lord Shiva. At daybreak, worshippers make their way down to the holy River for ritual bathing.