October 24, 2023 – The Dashain Tika celebration at our Saathi Children Safer Homes is a heartwarming occasion filled with cultural significance and love. The children and caretakers prepare by dressing in their finest traditional attire, and the main event involves the application of “Tika” and “Jamara” on the children’s foreheads, along with blessings from the elders. This ceremony is followed by a feast and a sense of togetherness. Beyond the festivities, this event holds educational and emotional value as it helps the children maintain their cultural identity and fosters a sense of belonging and support in a family-like environment, making it a touching and meaningful celebration.