Pathibhara Festival taking place on February 13

7th Feb, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Feb 07: The Pathibhara Festival is going to be held in the Pathibhara Temple which is situated in the highest place in Nepal. On a press meet held on Monday, it was informed that the Tridibasiya Pathibhara Festival will be held from February 13 - 15.

The Pathibhara Temple Region Conservation and Promotion Committee, Pathivara Region Development Committee and Nepal Army Shreenaya Ranabhim Gulma were the main organizers and District Co-ordination Committee Taplejung, Taplejung Industries and Commerce Association, Taplejung Concern Center, Kathmandu and Phungling Municipality Taplejung were the co-organizers. Himalayan Guides Nepal Treks and Expenditure Private Limited,Kathmandu were the main sponsors and Nepal Tourism Board is the promoter according to the organizers.

Local production, Himalayan Guides Pathibhara Marathon, sports programme, cultural programme with famous national actors and food stalls are being organized according to Pathibhara Temple Conservation and Promotional Committee.

Pathibhara Temple has been a tourist destination for tourists from various districts as well as South Asian tourists. However, devotees of western Nepal are also seen in increasing numbers.