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Photo of the day: Nepalese police dogs blessed during Tihar FestivalVermilion pigment is seen smeared on the heads of Nepalese police dogs wearing marigold garlands on Nov. 13 during the local Tihar festival in Kathmandu. Tihar is the Nepalese equivalent of Diwali, which is an important 5-day festival celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Buddhists, Sikhs and Arya Samajists.

Photo of the day: Nepalese police dogs blessed during Tihar Festival
Vermilion pigment is seen smeared on the heads of Nepalese police dogs wearing marigold garlands on Nov. 13 during the local Tihar festival in Kathmandu. Tihar is the Nepalese equivalent of Diwali, which is an important 5-day festival celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Buddhists, Sikhs and Arya Samajists.