200‚000 Marigold Garlands being Imported for Tihar

The Tihar festival continues this week, in Nepal. Here’s an article from the Himalayan Times speaking to marigolds (traditional flower for the festival) being imported because of high demand.

While volunteering in Jitpurphede in 2011, marigold fields were prominent.

You should visit Nepal, volunteer, make a difference. Here is additional information.

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