Indra Jatra

Indra Jatra Indra Jatra is dedicated to Lord Indra, king of the Gods. As the legend goes Indra to appease his mother had come to Earth to collect the parijat flowers. While gathering the flowers he was caught by the locals of Kathmandu and kept captive. His mother worried by the long departure of his son came to search him. http://www.angelfire.com/trek/myglorynepal/festival.htm