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Taumadhi square (Ta:Maari) is one of the four squares which is located next to Bhaktapur Durbar Square. In this square stands the beautiful two major temples to the north Nyatapola Temple which is one of the tallest temple in Nepal and east Bhairabnath Temple . There are many other structures beautifully architecture of stone and carvings of wood work. This square is very popular …

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Biska: Jatra

BISKA: JATRA (10-April 2019 to 18-April 2019) The emergence of the Biska: Festival landmarks the cultural ecstasy in Bhaktapur. Prominently observed on the advent of spring it is a festival of human emotions. The human emotions are symbolically depicted on multiple aspects of the festival at large. The folk-lore as it tells about the slaughtering of a pair of snakes …

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Sindur Jatra Madhyapur Thimi

Biska: Jatra(Bisket Festival)- At Thimi Madhyapur Thimi ‘Biska Jatra’ observed in Thimi as ‘Sindoor Jatra’ (Vermilion Powder Festival) is one of the most spectacular festivals of Thimi and is absolutely different than the ‘Biska:’ observed in proper Bhaktapur. ‘Sindoor Jatra’ celebrated according to Vikram Era-on Nepali New Year holds special importance for the local community. Thousands of people gather with full …

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