Sikali Jatra

Sikali jatra or fair in Khokana, where Dashain festival is observed only for five days.The festival begins with sacrifice of three he-buffalo at the local Sidhali temple in Bakha of Khokana.
Three guthi or trust in Khokana observes the festival together. The festival ends at Mulpati following worshipping, dancing and feast for five days.
“Since we observe Sikali jatra as Dashain we do not have the practice of tika and jamara in Khokana”, said local people.
During these Sikali Jatra 14 deities are represented.

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