Yomari is one type of dish of the Newari people in Nepal. It is also called as Yamari. Yomari Punhi is a harvest festival celebrated by Newari Peoples. Yomari is specially made in the festival of Yomari Punhi.

According to the Newari religion, the Newari people workship to Annapurna, the Goddess of Grains, on the full moon day for the harvest of rice. The triangular shape of the yomari is the symbol of Saraswati and wisdom.

Newari Dish 'Yomari'
Newari Dish ‘Yomari’

Yomari is a simple dish that can be made easily at home. It is a steamed dumpling that actually consists of an external covering of rice flour and an inner dish consists of sweet substances like chaku.

You can watch the below video to know the recipe of Yomari and can make it at your own home anytime.

Yomari Recipe

Yomari means tasty bread. During the festival of Yomari Punhi a lot of yomari are made and the festival is celebrated by eating, distributing yomari. After watching the above video you will be able to make ‘Yomari’ at your own home.

Ask your Newari friends to invite you to their festival and enjoy their delicious dishes. Also, share this article with your friends and family.


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