Gai Jatra- The Cow Festival

Gai Jatra- The festival of cows is a festival celebrated by the Newar community of Kathmandu valley every year since the malla period. Every family who lost their member participate in this festival. They bring children or sometimes adult as well with resemblance of Radha Krishna or give them funny looks or resemblance of cow, yogi and other Hindu idol. Gai Jatra is a healthy festival which enables the people to accept the reality of death and to prepare oneself for the life after death.

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November 29, 2011

Yadamons

Beautiful photos!!!
Very interesting.

November 28, 2011

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Your images are amazing... Thanks for sharing.

November 28, 2011

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Excellent portraits........... lovely country for photography. David.

November 28, 2011

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Great photos!

November 28, 2011

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Thanks for sharing that, very interesting and great photos.

November 28, 2011

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Beautiful photos!!!

November 28, 2011

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November 27, 2011

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Great pics!!! Thanks for sharing.

November 27, 2011

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wonderful pictures!

November 27, 2011

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Great photos!

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