Judshittal Celebrated in Mithilanchal

Dhanusha: The Judishittal festival is being celebrated in Mithila zone today.  This festival is believed to be agrarian festival and popular among the farming communities there.

The festival is taken as genuinely Maithil festival. Hence, the Province No. 2 government has declared holiday for the celebrating it. It is celebrated every year on the second day of the month of Baisakh, i.e. next day of the day of new year.  

The elders offer cool water and sprinkle upon the relatives, neighbors and youngers.  The cool mud is also thrown over each other enriching friendship and mutual relations.