Dhaka Topi, a traditional Nepali hat, which is popular among men. These hats are worn as part of Nepali traditional dress; Daura Suruwal.
During the reign of King Mahendra (1955 – 1972), who made a mandatory for local Nepalese citizen to wear Dhaka Topi for official Passport and citizenship.
Since then the glow of wearing Nepali Dhaka Topi shines. In an occasion like Dashain and Tihar, Dhaka Topi is given as souvenirs by sisters to brothers.
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The story of Dhaka Topi doesn’t end here. The first day of January is celebrated as a Nepali Dhaka Topi Day globally. On this day, National Hats are worn proudly and to keep the culture alive.