Main ritual of Chhath festival begins...

Posted on: October 23, 2017 | views: 378

The main ritual of the four-day Chhath festival, a religious and cultural festival of worshipping and offering homage to the nature and the sun god, begins from tomorrow.

The festival starts on Kattik Shukla Chaturthi or the fourth day of the waning moon in the Nepali month of Kattik as per the lunar calendar.

As part of the main rituals of the festival, what is called the 'arawa-arawaen' ritual is observed on the first day tomorrow. and it concluds with  making offerings and paying homage to the rising sun.