Cultural and environmental significance of sithi nakha

Sithi Nakha, celebrated annually on Jeshtha Shukla Sashti, is a Newar festival in Kathmandu focused on the importance of water source conservation and cleanliness.During Sithi Nakha, people worship around and clean wells, boreholes, and ponds, fostering a cultural and religious commitment to keeping these areas clean year-round.The festival, also known for traditional food ‘wo’ (lentil-based […]