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A Yearly Festival In Nepal That Thanks Dogs For Being Our Loyal Friends

Specific to Nepal, there is a day dedicated solely to thanking dogs for their loyalty and friendship called Kukur Tihar or Kukur Puja (worship of the dogs). Tihar is a five day Hindu festival, but the second day is reserved for our 4-legged loyal companions. The festival, also called Deepavali or the festival of lights shares some traditions with Deepavali in

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