Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Indra Jatra Nepal-Bhaktapur Style



IndraJatra Nepal 2018

At the end of monsoon the Newar people stop to thank Indra, the god of heaven, for the abundant rice crop and for the life that monsoon brings. Rather than go to Kathmandu, we decided upon a bit slower pace of Bhaktapur for this celebration. If you go to Nepal in September check the calendar to see if you can join us for this festival. For more information please see our blog post

We stayed at Sunny Guest House near the Nyatapola, 5 story Temple, which I’d recommend. Taumadhi Square-11, Bhaktapur, Nepal +977 6616094 or 9841588688
Our thanks goes out to Sharmeela Rajbhandary Mulepati for the portion of the video of the elephant. This came on the fourth day, which we were unable to see.

Thanks to Kiron Mrzn for the Music.

This vlog post is supplemental to our blog of over 7 years. If you enjoyed this video you'll enjoy our blog posts. We explore one topic at a time with the intent to help you to enjoy your time in Nepal even more. https://FrugalTravelsNepal.blogspot.com

This video is also supplemental to our eBook, Nepal: A Tourist's Manual. If you're coming to Nepal you'll find enough valuable information to pay for the book several times over. Not only that, but you’ll be healthier, safer and get the most out of your time here. Check it out here: eBook at http://bit.ly/2bO9zkC

We also have a small guesthouse in Changunarayan Village, in the Kathmandu Valley. If you have an interest in staying with us, for short or long-term stays, pl e ase see our website at https://StarViewNepal.com

Check out our website for more information regarding our work in Nepal, as well as information on purchasing the eBook.

#WhatAboutNepal #TravelNepal #FrugalTravelsNepal #Nepal #Kumari #IndraJatra