The annual Hindu ceremony of Raksha Bandhan is observed in Nepal, north and west India. It is also a secular festival which celebrates the love and duty between brothers and sisters and is popularly used to celebrate any brother-sister relationship between men and women who are relatives or biologically unrelated. In our case the "sisters"
Birthday celebrations are important at our Kathmandu refuge as they're more than an excuse for a party (not that this is needed!). They also serve as a statement of identity and individuality for our lads. Each month there is a party for the children whose birthdays fall within that month and here are July's three