Goat painted with Handprints for Tihar Festival
SKU: MTHL-2207

Rebati Mandal - Kuwa village, Janakpur, Nepal
Acrylic paint on handmade lokta paper
(20" h. x 30" w.).

Tihar, also known as Deepawali and Yamapanchak or Swanti, is a five-day Hindu festival celebrated in Nepal and Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal, which host a large number of ethnic Nepali people. Tihar is analogous to the Indian festival of Diwali, the festival of lights, but with some significant differences. (excerpt from Wikipedia)