Rato Matsyendranath—Not Always Standing Up Tall

Chariot of Rato MachhindranathPeople keep a sharp eye on it as the Chariot of Lord Matsyendranath makes its way from Bungamati (where it is constructed) to Jawalakhel. Why such vigilance? Because there is evidence that events of national importance are somehow related to the happenings that occur on its month-long journey (sometimes, longer) through various parts of the valley. Continue reading