Nepal’s oldest city observes “Krishna Puja”

16th Aug, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

LALITPUR: The oldest city of Lalitpur, Nepal observed the celebration of Krishna Puja, part of Krishna Janmasatami performed by denizens of Patan.

Devotees gathered at Chakrabahil, Patan, and took out a procession at 7 am on 15th of August, a day after Krishna Janmasatami. In the evening the devotees wrapped up by visiting 162 Krishna temples located in the district and offering food, grains and coins.

Text/Photo: Aakash Rajopadhyaya