Gyalbo Lhosar being observed

KATHMANDU: Amidst various cultural programmes, Sherpas in the country are celebrating Gyalbo Lhosar on Wednesday.

The government has declared public holiday today for the celebration.

On the occasion, Sherpas throng the Buddhist monasteries and holy places to offer prayers to Lord Buddha and received blessings from the elders.

They also wished each other peace, prosperity and good health.