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Gai Jatra
19ᵗʰ August

Gai Jatra is a carnival of dancing, singing, mirth and laughter. The festival of cow is celebrated in the Kathmandu Valley to commemorate the death of loved ones.  As part of the festival family members of the deceased of the past year send people dressed as cows to parade on the streets.The festival usually falls in July or August. 

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