U.S. Embassy Nepal: Happy Holi From Everyone!

Posted: 2:49 am EDT
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Holi is a spring festival in Nepal. “It is also observed to get blessing of God for coming harvests and fertility of the land. This festival is celebrated in most of South Asian counties.” Read more here.

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Happy Lunar New Year: Ringing in the Year of the Sheep

Posted: 17:22  PST

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Asia celebrates the Lunar New Year on February 19th, ringing in the Year of the Sheep. So what can you expect from the festivities? Lots of red, for starters. Via Post TV:

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