Sunday, January 10, 2010

Salinadi Festival ( Before The Saptami)

Sunday, January 10, 2010

The Madav Narayan Bartra is the festival of fasting for one month long  is celebrating at sankhu salinadi. this is very famous Salinadi Mela. The total number of pepole fasting are 263. There are 239 girls and 24 boys.
During One month long festival all the devotes need to go various historical and other important shrine in Various part of Kathmandu valley; such as Pashupati Nath, Pharping, Panauti and Changu Narayan.

Above pictures are the part of Madhav Naryayn Mela.  Actually  some boys from the fasting have to roll all over the sankhu with their bare body on the special day known as Sapatami. These pictures are not from the main day. But they are practicing for the main day.


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