Biska Jatra is an annual event in Bhaktapur, Dhapasi Thimi and Tokha and other places in Nepal.The festival is celebrated at the start of the nepali new year.
Legend has it that this celebration is the "festival after the death of the serpent". Various areas of Bhaktapur city celebrate this festival according to their own rituals.
Balkumari Thimi hosts a color festival (Sindur Jatra). Folks from various parts of Madhyapur Thimi gather, carrying their own chariots in Layeku Thimi. People celebrate and share greetings, throwing simrik color powder and playing Dhimay music.
Bode is an ancient Newar city in the east corner of the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal, about eight miles from the capital city, Kathmandu.The city is famous for Biska Jatra and tongue piercing and Nilbharahi Naach. On the Biska Jatra(Bisket Jatra) there is different subject matter you can experience in the village of Timi and Bode.