Kukur Tihar: Dog Festival (Photo Feature)

14th Nov, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Kukur Tihar is the second day of Tihar. On this day the dogs are worshipped. Dogs are the most faithful domestic animals and worshipping them is for protection and love for the family.

Traditionally dogs have been kept as pets to protect home from bad people and bad omen .Dogs usually scare away thugs and thieves from homes. Dogs are actually human’s best friend. Although there are various myths about why this day is celebrated, this day is celebrated by giving them food and showering them a lot of treats.

Photo : Bivas Shrestha