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Dogs in Nepal receive blessings during the Tihar festival

Nepalese dogs received blessings in the form of vermillion powder on their heads and garlands around their necks during the Tihar festival on Nov. 6, 2018. The annual five-day celebration sees Nepalese Hindus worshipping their pups according to the traditional belief that they are messengers of Yamraj, the god of death.

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