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7th Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew


Priests bathe an idol of Seto Machhendranath during the bathing procession of Seto Machhendranath during an annual ceremony for worshipping the deity of Machhendranath in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 6, 2017. Seto Machhendranath is known as the god of rain and both Hindus and Buddhists worship Machhendranath for good rain to prevent drought during the rice harvest season.

(170107) -- KATHMANDU, Jan. 7, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Priests bathe an idol of Seto Machhendranath during the bathing procession of Seto Machhendranath during an annual ceremony for worshipping the deity of Machhendranath in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 6, 2017. Seto Machhendranath is known as the god of rain and both Hindus and Buddhists worship Machhendranath for good rain to prevent drought during the rice harvest season. (Xinhua/Sunil Sharma) (zw)