Gai Jatra being marked today (Photo Feature)

4th Aug, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Gaijatra is regarded as one of the important festivala celebrated by the local Newar community of inner Kathmandu, Patan, Kritipur, Bhaktapur and the peripheral regions. People present humour, sarcasm and mockery in this festival which serve as the highlights of this event, which are assumed to help the living celebrate the afterlife of their departed beloved. This festival is celebrated by wearing unique costumes, masks and immense make-up.

Photo : Prashant Pradhan