Chhath festival being celebrated (Photo feature)


6th Nov, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU:Chhath  is one of the festivals celebrated by aboriginals of Mithila region of Nepal and India. It is festival of benediction to lord “Surya” – the sun.  There is a religious belief that the tradition of observing Chhath started after Draupadi (one of the character in holy book Mahabharata), wife of Pandavas, began to worship lord Surya.

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