Ashadh 15 (June 30), Rice Planting Festival In Nepal

Today Ashadh 15, is celebrated as Rice Planting Day (Dhan Ropne Din) in Nepal. This Festival is celebrated every year on this day with the wishes of producing more crops. This is an interesting festival that everyone wants to celebrate this festival. This Festival is also celebrated as Curd & Beaten Rice Eating Day (Dahi Chyura Khane Din).

We all visit the Paddy Farm Fields on this day where ladies plant the rice and man plough the field.There is always fun on this day. Also there are so many competitions arranged on this day like Running Competition on muddy field, Folk Songs Competition, Folk Dance Competition etc. People love to participate on this festival.While planting farmers sing Ashare Geet (Ashare Song) as this is the month of Ashadh in Nepal. As the Festival is celebrated as one of the most important agriculture practices in Nepal, it is the special day for all the Nepalese.