Sonam Lhosar the festival of Tamang Community (Photo Feature)

26th Jan, 2020 | Tourism Mail Crew

Sonam Lhosar, the festival of Tamang Community, is being celebrated with much gusto by organizing various programs across the country. As per the Manjushree Calendar, Sonam Lhosar is divided into 12 categories – Monkey, Bird, Mouse, Tiger, Cat, Horse, Pig, Ox, Rabbit, Sheep, Snake, Dragon.  Lho means year or age and Sar means new or fresh. The word Lhosar means New Year or beginning of new era.


Photo: Bivas Shrestha