Yomari Punhi, a popular Nepali festival

Yomari Punhi, punhi meaning full moon, is one of the popular Newari festivals observed every year during the full moon

The Narayanhiti Royal Palace Museum

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For centuries, the Narayanhiti Palace stood as a symbol of royalty and of affluence, and was one of the structures

Seto Machhendra Nath Jatra

Mostly celebrated by the authentic Newars of Kathmandu City, the Seto Machhendra Nath Jatra is one of the most popular

Bardia National Park

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About halfway between Butwal and Mahendranagar, lies Nepal’s most undisturbed wilderness. Bardia National Park protects 968 sq. km of grassland

Prayer Wheels, the most revered item by buddhists

A prayer wheel is a hollow metal cylinder, often beautifully embossed, mounted on a rod handle and containing a tightly

Amnesty International Nepal

Amnesty International (AI) is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in more than 150

Story of the Log

Last June, I went to the Terai for my holidays. I lived in those pretty thatched houses and saw varieties

Potter’s Square, Where Beauty Comes to Rest

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A two-minute walk south of Bhaktapur Durbar Square brings you to Bolachhen, also known as Potter’s Square. Pottery is very

Trip to Manakamana temple in Gorkha

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The Manakamana temple and the small village just nearby attract pilgrims from all over Asia and beyond. The temple stands

The Rais

The Rais come from surrounding hills in the North- Eastern Nepal; mainly near Dhankuta, Terhathum , Bhojpur and Arun and

Astrek Climbing Wall in Thamel

The Astrek Climbing Wall and the Club House is located at Thamel, Kathmandu’s hotspot. This 50 m high climbing wall

Guthi Australia, promoting Newari Culture

Guthi Australia is a community-based, non-profit and volunteer driven organization in Australia. It aims to raise awareness regarding Newari cultural

Momos, Nepal’s Stuffed Dumplings

If you are in Nepal, do tease your taste buds with momos, a delicacy of Nepal and Tibet. There are

Children of God

‘Children of God’ is one of the most heart-rending Nepali documentaries ever. Children of God explores the life of the children who

The three most beautiful mountains of Nepal according to Listophobia

Stunning pyramids of snow: who wouldn’t stop to look at them and admire them? Now, here are the three mountains

The Chepang Hill Trail

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For those interested in village tours and treks, the Chitwan Chepang Hill Trail offers a rare combination of cultural and

Bal Krishna Sama, the great Nepali dramatist

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Bal Krishna Sama was born as the second son to General Samer Shumshere Jung Bahadur Rana and Kirti Rajya Laxmi

Bhusan Dahal, successful Nepali media personality and enterpreneur

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Tara Bhusan Dahal, who is popularly known as Bhusan Dahal is a leading media personality of Nepal. He entered the

The Tharus

Tharu are an ethnic group indigenous to the Terai – the southern foothills of the Himalayas in Nepal and India.

Elephant Polo

Chitwan is a home to another weird sport that you will hardly stumble upon. Every November or December, the World

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