Tika till Tuesday‚ lunar eclipse on Wednesday

Dashain Tika will continue for five days till Tuesday as lunar eclipse befalls on the full moon day on Wednesday.

The rituals of Kojagrata Poornima, including worship of Goddess Laxmi, to wrap up Bada Dashain shall be carried out on Tuesday, according to scholars.

As per the Hindu lunar calendar, the MahaNawami and Vijaya Dashami had also befallen on the same day yesterday, bringing down the Nawaratri festival to eight days.

Meanwhile, people are visiting their relatives to receive Tika, Jamara and blessings from their elders today.

Source: THT