Eli’s first pumpkin patch!!! Aditi found this place really close to our
home and Eli had an awesome time and got to ride in a wheel barrow.
Lots of sweets, good food and drink for the day. This is also going to be followed with weekend of momo’s and more food and drink.
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Goddess of Victory of Good over Evil
||Hindus, mainly in Nepal and India
||Ashvin Shukla Pratipada
||Sept 28 to Oct 11 
||Prayers, Religious rituals, animal sacrifices
Dashain (दशैं) is the 15-day national (religious) festival of Nepal, It is the longest and the most auspicious festival in the Nepalese annual calendar, celebrated by Nepalese of all caste and creed throughout the globe by Both Hindus and Buddhist. The festival falls around September–October, starting from the bright lunar fortnight and ending on the day of full moon.
Throughout the country the goddess Durga in all her manifestations are worshiped with innumerable pujas, abundant offerings and thousands of animal sacrifices for the ritual of holy bathing, thus drenching the goddess for days in blood. This festival is also known for its emphasis on the family gatherings, as well as on a renewal of community ties. People return from all parts of the world, as well as different parts of the country, to celebrate together. All the government offices, educational institutes and other offices remain closed during the festival period.