Maghi or Maghe Sakranti Celebrated amid Covid


January 14, 2021
The Magar, Tharu and other communities have celebrated Maghi or Maghe Sakranti, amid covid-19.

Due to covid-19 pandamic, as usual cultural programs with huge participation were not organised this time.

People celebrated the program in small number or staying indoor.

Among the Magar community it is the day brothers worship their sisters and feed them with delicacies.

Matriarchy is believed to be a societal structure in the earlier Magars.

On this day the Tharu community people also celebrate this festival with joy, visiting their relatives and eating different food.

It falls in the first day of the month of Magh.