Aashish Ghimire | From-
January 08, 2017 |
Aashish Ghimire, January 8, 2017 : Tamu Lhosar, the greatest festival of Tamu community, is celebrated with fanfare at Baltimore City in America. The festival was organized by Baltimore Tamu Society in which Gurung songs along with Gurung dances like Chhayadu, Chhayale, Kauda and Maruni were performed to entertain the audience and guests. The people present in the event were witnessed entertaining Gurung cuisine and danced to the traditional Gurung songs till late night.
Similarly, the Gurung community residing in America welcomed the central vice-president of Nepal Federation of Indigenous Women Nationalities, Kusum Bhattachan. Bhattachan has recently been to the USA. National anthems of Nepal and America were played in the program.
Likewise, the popular Nepali folk singer Premraja Mahat was invited as the chief guest of the program where Kul Prashad Gurung, the advisor of the society, had welcomed the guests and audience present in the venue. "This is the first Lhosar celebration organized by Baltimore Tamu Society", Gurung said in his welcome message.