Kathmandu: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has extended her best wishes to all Christian Nepalis at home and abroad on the occasion of Christmas.
President Bhandari, in a message of best wishes today, has wished for prosperity, peace and good health to all Nepalis on the occasion.
Christmas Day that falls on December 25 is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ. The festival is a religious and cultural celebration among the Christians. Various programmes will be organized in Kathmandu, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur and Pokhara among other areas in celebration of this festival.
Stating that such festivals further augment mutual goodwill, tolerance and solidarity among all culture and religious communities thereby further strengthening the national unity, the Head of the State wished that may this festival inspire one and all to build a prosperous Nepal.
Furthermore, she also expressed her confidence that the festival would enhance the feeling of mutual trust, love and unity among all Nepalis.