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Tihar Laxmi Puja

With the holiday season in full swing, many people are beginning to think about what gifts they will buy for their loved ones. If you have friends or family who celebrate tihar, you may be wondering what the latest trends in tihar gift shopping are.

Dashain Tihar are the two big festivals in Nepal. Tihar, also called Dipawali, is celebrated for five days. It falls in the month of Kartik (late October or early November) and is the second biggest Hindu festival after Dashain. Tihar is the time when families get together, share good food, exchange gifts and enjoy each other's company. The festival is also known as the "festival of lights," as homes and streets are decorated with earthen lamps and electric lights. There are several wonderful picture of Dashain and Tihar online.

Nepali Tihar festival: What is Nepali Tihar festival?

Tihar is a five-day festival celebrated in Nepal. Tihar is also called Deepawali or Yamapanchak. It is celebrated for five days. The main Tihar festival celebrated by Nepalese Hindus is Laxmi Puja, which is dedicated to goddess Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity. Tihar is also known as "Diwali of Nepal." Below are some happy Tihar pictures. 

Nepal Tihar: What is the history of Tihar in Nepal?

The origin of the Tihar festival is unclear, although there are several tales about why and how it began. One legend states that Yama, the God of Death, and his sister Yamuna were separated for a long time. Yamuna was desperate to see her brother, and she used to send messages to her brother through crows. She used to wait for news about her brother. At last, she was able to meet up with her brother.

She worshipped Yama after meeting him with a five-colored tika and flowers. Yamuna also circled Yama with flowers, mustard oil, and Dubo grass (Cynodon Dactylon) to ask Yamaraj not to take her brother's life. Tihar is also considered a thanksgiving festival where people thank crows, dogs, and cows for their services to humanity.

Every year, the sisters follow the same procedure by offering garland made of Makhamali flower, mustard oil, common walnut, and other ingredients for their brother's longevity and prosperity. Tihar is also celebrated in some parts of India.

Importance of Tihar: Why we celebrate Tihar?

Tihar is one of the most important festivals in Nepal. Sisters usually pray to god for their brothers' long life and prosperity during this festival. It is a time for families to get together and celebrate. Tihar is also a time to worship the goddess Laxmi, the goddess of wealth and prosperity. Tihar is also a time to thank crows, dogs, and cows for their services to humanity.

The Tihar festival is a time of joy and happiness. It is a time to celebrate the bonds of love and friendship. It is also a time to come together and worship the gods and goddesses who have blessed us with their presence.

Tihar date: When is Tihar 2022?

Tihar festival Nepal 2022 is on Thursday, October 27th. Tihar will be celebrated for five days from Monday, October 24th to Thursday, October 27th.

Nepali Tihar days: What are the different Tihar traditions in Nepal?

Tihar is celebrated for five days. Each day has its own tradition and activities. Here are the five days of Tihar.

Crow Tihar (Kaag Tihar)

The first day is called Kaag Tihar, also known as Crow Tihar. Crows are fed and worshipped on this day as they are considered the messenger of Yamaraj, the god of death.

Kukur Tihar (Dog Tihar)

Kukur Tihar, or the Nepal dog festival, is the second day when dogs are worshiped. Dogs are fed and worshipped as they are considered the loyal companion of human beings.

Diwali Lakshmi Pooja | Lakshmi Kubera Puja or Lokkhi puja 

The third day is called Laxmi Tihar or Laxmi Puja. Goddess Laxmi, the goddess of wealth and prosperity, is worshipped on this day. Laxmi puja is also known as Gai Tihar (Cow Tihar). Cows are fed and worshipped as they are considered sacred in Hinduism.

Govardhan Puja

The fourth day is called Govardhan Tihar.

Bhai Tika (Tihar)

The fifth day is called Bhai Tika or Brother Tika. On this day, brothers and sisters exchange tika and gifts. Tihar is also a time for families to get together and share good food.

When is Laxmi puja 2022 or Diwali pooja 2022 (Tihar 2074)?

Lakshmi puja 2022 is on Monday, October 24th, 2022.

What are Tihar puja samagri?

Tihar puja is also known as Deepawali puja or Diwali puja. The important Tihar puja items are:

  • Tihar tika (vermillion powder as well as other seven colored tika powder)
  • Dubo (Cynodon Dactylon)
  • Tihar mala
  • Mustard Oil
  • Tihar flower (Makhamali flower)
  • Tihar masala ingredients
  • Walnuts
  • Fruit
  • Sweets
  • Incense sticks
  • Camphor
  • Coins

You will also need lots of good wishes for Tihar, including: 

  • Tihar gifts for brothers (send Tihar gifts to Nepal)
  • Tihar wishes in Nepali: To extend happy Tihar wishes for brothers, you can write some nice Tihar quotes in Tihar greeting cards in Nepali.

Tihar Celebration: What are some Tihar decoration ideas?

Here are some Tihar decoration ideas:

  • You can use Tihar lights, Tihar candles, and Tihar lamps to decorate your home.
  • You can also decorate your home with Tihar flowers.
  • Make a wonderful Tihar rangoli!
  • You can use Tihar Wallpaper, Tihar banners, and Tihar posters
  • You can also use Tihar masks and Tihar puppets
  • You can use Tihar garlands and Tihar wreaths
  • You can also use Tihar pottery and Tihar paintings to decorate your home.
  • An addition of Happy Tihar photos of your siblings to make your Tihar decoration more special.

What are common Tihar festival food?

Many Nepali Tihar food items are prepared during this festival. Some of the popular Tihar food items include:

  • Tihar roti
  • Tihar sel
  • Rice pudding
  • Anarsa
  • Fini
  • Sweets etc.

What are trending Tihar gift ideas?

Here are some Tihar gift ideas that are trending this year:

Tihar gift for brother

  • Tasty and healthy Tihar food hampers
  • Dhaka Topi
  • Customized T-shirts and coffee mugs
  • Personalized Tihar photo frames
  • Men's watch
  • Tihar card and Tihar mug
  • Souvenirs and handicrafts
  • Men's shoes

Tihar gift for sister

  • Gift cards and vouchers
  • Home décor items
  • Women's luxury watch
  • Bags
  • Traditional Nepali Clothing such as Saree, Lehenga, Kurta Suruwal
  • Women's shoes etc.

What are some Tihar songs (Tihar ko deusi bhailo)?

Here are some popular Tihar songs collection (Bhailini) that you can listen to & dance to:

  • Deusi re (Nepali Tihar song)
  • Tiharai aayo (Nepali Tihar song)
  • Bhai Tika (Nepali Tihar song)
  • Tihar ma deusi ra bhailo
  • There are many other Tihar geet Nepali on youtube, along with the Tihar song lyrics.

Conclusion

Tihar is a five-day festival that is celebrated in Nepal. It is also known as Deepawali and Diwali. Tihar is a time for families to get together and share good food. Tihar is also a time for exchanging gifts and Tika. Tihar is a time for decorating your home with Tihar lights, Tihar candles, and Tihar lamps. Tihar is also a time for making Tihar rangolis. Tihar is a time to cherish the special bonds with your brothers and sisters. Tihar is a time for happiness. Tihar is a time for celebrating life.

We wish you a happy Diwali and Tihar. Tihar ko subhakamana!

FAQs

What is Tihar? How is Lakshmi pooja for Diwali celebrated?

Tihar is a five-day festival that is celebrated in Nepal. It is also known as Deepawali and Diwali. Tihar is a time for families to get together and share good food. Tihar is a time for decorating your home with Tihar lights, Tihar candles, and Tihar lamps, making Tihar rangolis, and exchanging gifts and Tika. Tihar is a time to cherish the special bonds with your brothers and sisters.

What is the significance of the festival: Why is Tihar celebrated?

The Tihar festival is one of the most significant in Nepal. Sisters pray for their brother's long life and prosperity during this celebration. It's a chance for families to reunite and rejoice. The goddess Laxmi, the goddess of wealth and success, is also worshipped at this time.

When is Dashain and Tihar 2022?

Tihar festival Nepal 2022 is on Thursday, October 27th and Dashain 2022 is on October 7th, Friday.

When is kukur Tihar 2022?

The kukur Tihar festival is celebrated on the second day of Tihar, October 24th, 2022.

What are some trendy Tihar gifts that incorporate Kurti and Tops?

Looking for the perfect Tihar gifts? Embrace the latest kurti and tops trends and surprise your loved ones with stylish outfits. Whether it’s vibrant colors, beautiful embroidery, or unique designs, kurtis and tops are a fashionable and thoughtful gift choice for the festive season.

Why do we celebrate kukur Tihar?

The second day of Tihar is called Kukur Tihar, also known as Dog Tihar. To this day, dogs are fed and worshipped as they are considered the loyal companion of human beings. Dogs are considered to be the messengers of Yamaraj, the god of death.

When is Lakshmi Kubera puja or Lokkhi puja 2022?

The Laxmi puja in 2022 is on Monday, October 24th.

What is the best way to celebrate Tihar?

The best way to celebrate Tihar is to come together as a family and share the Tihar's happiness. Tihar is also a time for exchanging Tihar gifts and Tihar wishes.

Written by

Sanju Kunwar
Sanju oversees day-to-day operations at Lalmon.com, managing a team of content writers to ensure quality articles are published regularly on relevant topics.

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