KATHMANDU, FEBRUARY 12
People from the Tamang community across the nation are celebrating Sonam Lhosar to mark their new year, today.
This festival is commonly celebrated in Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, and India but the dates of celebration vary. It generally falls on the first day of Tibetan lunar calendar.
On the occasion of the festival, President Bidya Devi Bhandari, Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun have extended their greetings to those celebrating.
In his wishes, Vice-President Pun reminded the common duty of all Nepalis to protect and adhere to the constitution promulgated after a long struggle and importance of institutionalization of the republic system, federalism, secularism, and social justice.
Similarly, Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba has wished for good health, longevity and prosperity of all Nepalis on the occasion of Sonam Lhosar.
आज सोनाम तथा ग्याल्पो ल्होसार पर्व मनाइरहनुभएका सम्पूर्ण तामाङ, शेर्पा, तथा तिब्बती समुदायका तपाईंहरू सबैमा ल्होसार र आगामी गोरू बर्षको धेरै शुभकामना। यहाँहरूका आउने दिन स्वस्थ्य र खुशी बितुन् र मलाई आशा छ आउने साल फेरी हामी सबै एकसाथ बसेर ल्होसार मनाउन पाइयोस्। Tashi Delek! pic.twitter.com/7TZHG0S4kH- Ambassador Randy Berry (@USAmbNepal) February 12, 2021
Alright. I've ordered 100 frozen momos, and if that doesn't shake off these February blues, what will?
Lhosar Tashi Delek! Happy new year, everyone.
(I've already missed three Nepali new years since January 1--I'm going to celebrate this one.)- Manjushree Thapa (@manjushreethapa) February 11, 2021
Happy Sonam Lhosar 2021
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