Culture & Arts

How a Newa tune became synonymous with Dashain

Believed to have originated in the 16th century, the Malshree dhun has become a part of Nepali cultural heritage symbolising the festivities and joys of Dashain. How a Newa tune became synonymous with Dashain
People building gigantic bamboo swings, colourful kites drifting in the sky, and the sound of Malshree dhun playing are some of the things that represent the arrival of Dashain. Post File Photo
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Ankit Khadgi
Published at : October 12, 2021
Updated at : October 12, 2021 10:03
Kathmandu

Ankit Khadgi

Ankit Khadgi is a Culture and Arts reporter for The Kathmandu Post. He previously worked for The Himalayan Times.


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