Street Paws celebrating Kukur Tihar (Nepal) Festival of the Dog
14 November 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm AEDT
Street paws is heading back to the Addison Rd Community centre in the suburb of Marrickville, Inner west. We will be celebrating Kukur Tihar that honours dogs as they are considered to be the most loyal friends to humans.
FREE events and all dogs welcome
Every dog has its day, especially for canines in Nepal , this is why we are bringing it to Sydney. The five-day Nepalese Hindu festival of Tihar starts for a week and the second day is known as Kukur Tihar or “day of the dogs”.Dogs are celebrated and blessed with a Tika – a red mark applied to their forehead. The animals are also given flowers garlands and offered food as part of the festival.