Nepal’s Kukur Tihar Festival Is Diwali for Dogs!

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In Nepal, Diwali is called Tihar. Similar to other Diwali observances, lamps are lit at night during Tihar. The festival of lights celebrates the triumph of light over darkness, of knowledge over ignorance, and the dissolution of barriers that separate humans from authentic experience of the world. Nepalese Hinduism is unique in dedicating the second day of Tihar, Kukur Tihar, to the appreciation and honoring of dogs.

https://www.thedodo.com/nepal-festival-celebrates-dogs-1218492472.html#d0f27

http://www.dogster.com/lifestyle/diwali-dogs-festival-of-lights-nepal-kukur-tihar

Reichsburg Castle – Cochem, Germany

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What a beautiful storybook castle! Would be a wonderful place to visit, maybe even hold a destination wedding? For more travel ideas visit us on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/odenza

Victoria Falls, Zambia

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Victoria Falls, or Mosi-oa-Tunya, is a waterfall in southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe.