Women Festival in Nepal, where interested travelers (all females and young girls) can take part in it or just observe the colorful festival in the villages and towns of Nepal.
Women Festival in Nepal with various events taking place in city-towns as far mid hills of Nepal around rural villages, most of the women festival in Nepal linked to Hindu religion where all ladies, mostly married women take part in the festival.
As time changed at present even younger ladies and girls also participate in various women festival of Nepal, women festival in Nepal of varied types as per season and religious occasion especially for Hindu people.
Nepal a popular destination for many colorful and exciting festivals besides mountain views, dramatic landscapes enriched with green vegetation and enchanting woodland including impressive villages with age-old culture and traditions, where festival is an important part in Nepalese life and heritage.
Women Festival the main theme is a practice of loyalness to their spouse or husband to be for unmarried girls, the religious women festival in Nepal mainly linked worshiping Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvati.
Several Women Festivals like Maha-Shiva Ratri (birth anniversary of Lord Shiva), where women fast and worship Lord Shiva, and then enjoy merry-making like dancing and singing tribute to Lord Shiva.
Another festival linked to Women is- Shree Krishnna Janmastami (birth anniversary of Lord Krishna) where Hindu women observe performing religious dances and singing in the praise of Lord Krishna.
The most important Festival for Women in Nepal is Teej:
Teej is the fasting festival of women in Nepal. Married women observe Teej fasting to honor Lord Shiva and for long and healthy life of their husband.
Unmarried girls also observe fast on this day for a good husband. Teej celebration lasts for three days. Traditional dances and songs form an important feature of Teej celebrations. Red color is considered auspicious for women observing Teej fast and so most of them dress up in red or there bridal clothes.
- Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
- Day 02: Full day in Kathmandu for sightseeing tour at places of interest.
- Day 03: Participate in women festival.
- Day 04: Day hike around Kathmandu to Changunarayan and at Nagarkot.
- Day 05: Participate in women festival.
- Day 06: Drive to Pokhara 860 m on Nepal mid west highway - 06 hrs.
- Day 07: Full day in Pokhara with activities.
- Day 08: Drive / Fly to Kathmandu - 06 hrs journey (30 mins via air)
- Day 09: Final International departure from Nepal.