Our culture, our priceless heritage-President Bhandari
Janakpurdham, 12 December .
President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended best wishes to all Nepali sisters and brothers on the occasion of Bibaha Panchami. In a message sent today, President Bhandari has said that our culture having diverse religious and cultural values is our priceless heritage.
Our country Nepal is equipped with religious and cultural diversity, she added. “The ancient cultural festival, Bibaha Panchami, has helped strengthen our fraternity, good will and tolerance. It has strengthened our national unity”, reads the message. Noting that the eminence of ancient King Janak and ideal state of Mithila have been well appreciated since time immemorial, President Bhandari said the Bibaha Panchami festival taking place in such a glorious site has its own historical value and it will always make us dignified. The President also expressed her confidence that the festival would enhance mutual harmony, tolerance and unity among the Nepali people.