Kathmandu, Sept 2: Nepali Congress (NC) Vice-President Ram Chandra Poudel has wished all Nepali brothers and sisters in and outside the country for their peace, progress and prosperity on the happy occasion of Gaura festival.
Ina greetings message sent today, NC leader Poudel said the festival mainly celebrated in mid-Western and far-Western villages of Nepal would inspire all divergent religious, ethnic, cultural and linguistic people to enhance social cohesion, mutual harmony and fraternity in Nepali society.
The Vice-President expressed his belief that such festival would also help bring differing views together to forge consensus on securing people’s fundament rights and development through constitution at a time when the country is passing through a historical time to frame a new constitution on political consensus to end protracted transition.
The main theme of this festival is to worship goddess Gauri so during this day many temples of the goddess get prays. After finishing the prayers at the temples those fasting women return home adnd bless their keens tha is supposed to give them long life and health.