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Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal

A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business

Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
A Nepali Hindu devotee prays with lit incense sticks in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
Nepali Hindu devotees pray in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
Nepali Hindu devotees play music in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
Nepali Hindu devotees pray with lit incense sticks in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
Nepali Hindu devotees play music in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bhimsen Jatra festival in Nepal
Nepali Hindu devotees play music in front the Hindu God Bhimshen in Durbar Square during the Bhimsen Jatra festival in Lalitpur on September 7, 2015. A majority of the Newar community in the area worship the Bhimsen God during the Bhimsen Jatra festival believing it brings prosperity to their business. (AFP/Getty Images)