15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Bisket Jatra

During Bisket Jatra, Nepali New Year festival, a temple chariot in Bhaktapur is pulled in two opposite directions. The neighborhood winning this tug-of-war will receive the benevolence of gods.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2017
Date Uploaded: 10.2017
Photo Location: Bhaktapur, Nepal
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © Mark Levitin