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Arranged marriages in Nepal
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  • January 30, 2015
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Arranged marriages in Nepal

In Nepal, 90% of marriages are still arranged. I decided to share this article as you might be interested to read. Not much information can be provided, but I hope you find this article interesting to read. I was told the below: 1) The parent will choose the spouse for their daughters/sons with qualities like:…

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Holi festival in Nepal
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  • June 27, 2016
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Holi festival in Nepal

I waited 364 days for this festival since 2015. It is my favourite festival. Holi Festival in Nepal 2016 and Holi Festival Nepal 2017 date 12th March 2017.

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Holi Festival Nepal 2014 | 2015
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  • September 20, 2014
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Holi Festival Nepal 2014 | 2015

14th March 2014, Friday is the Holi Festival Nepal 2014. Holi is a spring festival also known as the festival of colours and the festival of love.

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Shiva Ratri Festival 2014 in Nepal: Smoking Marijuana is legal today!
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  • January 30, 2015
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Shiva Ratri Festival 2014 in Nepal: Smoking Marijuana is legal today!

27/2/2014 is Shiva Ratri Festival 2014 in Nepal (literally means ‘ the night consecrated to Shiva’). The Shiva Ratri Festival 2015 falls on 17/2/2015.

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Shiva Ratri Festival 2016 in Nepal
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  • March 7, 2016
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Shiva Ratri Festival 2016 in Nepal

The Shiva Ratri Festival 2016 falls on 7th March 2016. And, please mark your calendar, The Maha Shivaratri 2017 date is: 24 February 2017.
Every year, same celebration are going on in Pashupatinath Temple, which is one of the most important UNESCO world heritage site in Nepal, and thousands of people will be visiting this temple to worship the Lord Shiva.

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