Help he dead crossing the river: Dance until you sweat and shout until your voice fades ...

Gai Jatra, the festival of cows, is celebrated in Nepal, mainly in Kathmandu valley by the Newar and Tharu community.[1] The festival commemorates the death of people during the year. During the festival, cows are marched in the streets and generally celebrated in the Nepalese month of Bhadra (August–September). It falls on the 1st day of the dark fortnight of Gunla according to the lunar Nepal Era calendar. Peoples also distributes food to others. The festival of cows is one of the most popular festivals of Nepal.

VHS Family has participated this year with a lot of fun. 

7:00 drink tea
8:00 start builing chariout
10:00 eat kwati
11:00 stick dance starts
3:00 break for momos
5:00 last energy used in stick dance
5:30 mitho bhoj :-)

VHS was the best place for me to learn the german language. I am so proud that of the precious time spend on this institute because I really felt excited, encouraging environment with friendly teachers. I really got impressed due to the friendly nature of my teachers as he/she always understand the feelings of every student and check the homework without any kind of hesitation and help according to the nature of...

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During the introcution seminar we got informations to history and politics of the country. The situaiton of the people living in Nepal as well as festivals and habit were is explained in detail and we got tips for our behaviour in daily life (shopping, dress, food, hygenic issues, what to do if sick etc.). The speeches with short movies and powerpoint were very informative. practical demonstration were presented in a humorous way and left space open for surprises.

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