11:35 am ‘auspicious hour’ for Bhai-tika

11:35 am ‘auspicious hour’ for Bhai-tika

Panchanga Nirnayak Committee has said that the auspicious hour for Bhaitika, the fifth and last day of Tihar, is 11:35 am on Saturday, October 25. 2014.

Chairman of the Committee, Professor Dr Ram Chandra Gautam said, although no specific time is needed to receive tika on the day, an auspicious hour was fixed for those who follow the festival precepts, he added.

The five-day long Tihar festival begins with Yamapanchak on Kartik on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Source: Nepalnews