Kathmandu: Dashain (aka Bada Dashain or Vijaya Dashami) is the largest and longest Hindu festival, celebrated mainly in Nepal and the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal. They receive Tika, as a symbol of blessings from the seniors, on the 10th day of the festival.

Those looking for the auspicious time can receive the Tika at 10:02 am on 24th October 2023 in Nepal, its 10:55 Am for Delhi India, For New York America, the auspicious time is 20: 47 Am, 23 October, for California and Kentucky 10:47, Texas 11:03 Am, For Washington DC 10:53 Am, Toronto Canada 11:17 Am, Vancouver 11:35 Am. For Japan Tokyo 10:45, 24 October 2023, Sydney Australia 11:15 Am, Malborne 11:35 Am, For Canberra Australia and Wellington New Zealand 11:21 Am. Again, For London England 11: 23 Am, For Paris France 11:25 Am, Oslo Norway 11:35 am, for Lisbon Portugal 11: 32 Am. However, there is no need to stick to that moment only and people can receive Tika and blessings at their convenience.