Nepal marks National Paddy Day

Kathmandu: Today, Nepal commemorates National Paddy Day, widely recognized as Ashar 15 or Dhan Diwas, with fervor and traditional spirit across the nation. The occasion celebrates the significance of paddy cultivation in Nepal’s agricultural heritage.

Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC), Ministry of Agriculture along with other organizations have been notably engaged in the festivities, highlighting the importance of sustainable agricultural practices and technological advancements in enhancing productivity.

As celebrations continue, communities across Nepal unite in honoring their agrarian roots and embracing the cultural richness tied to paddy cultivation.