Mahadan fest on March 10


Lalitpur denizens will observe Itelohane Samyak Mahadaan, one of the biggest Buddhist festivals celebrated in every four years, on March 10. More than two hundred Buddhist deities from all the Buddhist temples in the Valley, will be paraded in the courtyard of Nagbahal on Monday night to mark the festival. The festival is observed with an essence of giving alms to deities and to Buddhist monks.