Maghi, the greatest festival of the Tharu community, is being observed with much fanfare and gaiety for five consecutive days.
The people in the Tharu community, mostly from Dang to Kanchanpur in west Nepal, are observing Maghi, the greatest festival of the community.
Maghi festival is celebrated as the New Year by sharing the sweet dishes and performing cultural dance and selecting community leader known as Bhalmansa.
The Tharu community in Kathmandu has organized a rally from Basantapur to Bhadrakali to Tudikhel on the auspicious occasion of Maghi.
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