Best of News

Keywords

Members of Nepalese indigenous Gurung community in traditional attire... News PhotoCelebration,Ceremony,Clothing,Cultures,Horizontal,Kathmandu,Minority Groups,Nepal,New Year,Social IssuesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPMembers of Nepalese indigenous Gurung community in traditional attire take part in a New Years celebration ceremony known as 'Tamu Lhosar ' in Kathmandu on December 30, 2012, held to celebrate their New Year or Lhosar. Gurungs number some 700,000 people about three percent of the Himalayan nation's population and are mainly concentrated in the country's central region. AFP PHOTO/Prakash MATHEMA (Photo credit should read PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)