Tansen, the district headquarters and commercial centre of Palpa District, is a pleasant town built on the side of Shrinagar hill. It lies in the middle hills of Nepal, at an altitude of metres, kms west of Kathmandu, kms from Pokhara and 80 kms from Bhairahawa on the Indian border.
Traditional Newar clothing Western wear is the norm as in urban areas in the rest of the country. Ritual dresses consist of pleated gowns, coats and a variety of headresses. Traditionally, Newar women wear a shoe made out of red cloth.
It is decorated with glitters and colorful beads potya. Newa Cuisine Meals can be classified into three main categories: The daily meal consists of boiled rice, lentil soup, vegetable curry and relish. Meat is also served. The snack generally consists of rice flakes, roasted and curried soybeans, curried potato and roasted meat mixed with spices.
Food is also an important part of the ritual and religious life of the Newars, and the dishes served during festivals and feasts have symbolic significance.
Traditionally, at meals, festivals and gatherings, Newars sit on long mats in rows.
Typically, the sitting arrangement is hierarchical with the eldest sitting at the top and the youngest at the end. Newar cuisine makes use of mustard oil and a host of spices such as cumin, sesame seeds, turmeric, garlic, ginger, mint, bay leaves, cloves, cinnamon, pepper, chilli and mustard seeds.
Newar people are much innovative in terms of cuisine.
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They have a tradition to prepare various foods according to the festivals. Some of the popular cuisines that are prepared with the festivals are: One of the popular sweet, "Yomari" Life-cycle ceremonies[ edit ] Mandala made on the third day after death as part of death rituals among Buddhist Newars Elaborate ceremonies chronicle the life cycle of a Newar from birth till death.
Hindus and Buddhists alike perform the "Sorha Sanskaar Karma" or the 16 sacred rites of passage, unavoidable in a Hindu person's life.
The 16 rites have been shortened to 10 and called "10 Karma Sanskar" Nepal Bhasa: These include important events of a person's life like "Jatakarma" Nepal Bhasa: On the fourth day, he disrobes and returns to his family and henceforth becomes a householder Buddhist for the rest of his life.
During the ritual, the young boy renounces family and lineage for the celibate religious life. Having this symbolically fulfilled the ascetic ideal, he can be called back by his family to assume the life of a householder and his eventual duty as a husband and a father.
It is performed at the age of six or eight months for boys and at the age of five or seven months for girls. It is a ceremony in which pre-adolescent girls are "married" to the bael fruit wood applewhich is a symbol of the god Vishnu. It is believed that if the girl's husband dies later in her life, she is not considered a widow because she is married to Vishnu, and so already has a husband that is believed to be still alive.
She is kept in a room for 12 days hidden and is ceremonially married to the sun god Surya. Jankwa Jankwa or Janku is an old-age ceremony which is conducted when a person reaches the age of 77 years, seven months, seven days, seven hours, seven minutes, seven-quarter.
The first Janwa is called "Bhimratharohan", the second "Chandraratharohan", the third "Devaratharohan", and the fourth "Divyaratharohan".
After the second Jankwa, the person is accorded deified status. Vivaaha Wedding The next ceremony common to both boys and girls is marriage and the rituals performed are similar to most normal Hindui marriages. Cross-cousin and parellel-cousin marriage is forbidden.
Marriage is usually arranged by parents who use a gobetween. Marriage by elopement is popular in some peripheral villages.The word "Nepal Bhasa" written in the Ranjana alphabet and the Prachalit Nepal alphabet.
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