Smoking weed is absolutely forbidden in Nepal. But not during Shivaratri, the birthday of the God Shiva. Everybody is allowed to smoke some weed on that special day once a year. According to the myth, smoking weed a gift from the God Shiva. Hindus from all over the country, Vishwas included, travel to the temple of Pashupatinath in Kathmandu.
Chandan and Bishwas reported for Dutch public television show Metropolis on this special day, included above.