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Lumbini – One of Four Holy Places Of Buddhism

Situated on the foothills of the Himalayas is Lumbini (Sanskrit for “the lovely”). Known for being the birthplace of Siddharta

The Tooth Goddess

Situated in the middle of beautiful hills of Bijaypur in Dharan is the temple of Dantakali (the tooth goddess). The

Effects of 2015 Earthquake on Nepalese Economy

April 25, 2015, Nepal government declared Emergency State due to earthquake that occurred followed by more than 150 aftershocks on

Teej festival – photo story

Teej is one of the most important Hindu festivals, when Lord Shiva is worshiped. On this day, married women keep nirjala

Dandibiyo, the national game of Nepal

A country without a national game is kind of unimaginable. Every country has its own national game. India has got

Kite Flying in Nepal

It is September, the season of kite flying in Kathmandu. Rising above the city’s skyline and up above the buildings,

Gehendra Sumsher, the first Nepali scientist

The very first scientist of Nepal, Gehendra Sumsher was born as the first son to the past Prime Minister, Bir

Ghalegaun, the beautiful Gurung village

Ghalegaun is a beautiful village situated at an altitude of 1,970m in the northwest of Khundi, the main entrance point

Nepal nite in south dakota

Nepalese students from South Dakota University, USA celebrating Nepal Nite. Nostalgia!

The Newar Community

One of dominant ethnic groups of Nepal, Newar is the indigenous group of Kathmandu valley that used to make almost

Potato, the most popular Nepali food

Potato is one of those vegetables that go along with anything and everything. It is one of the most popular

Pilgrimage with a blend of adventure

The less than a week trek through the subtropical jungle to high-altitude desert towards the Himalayan highway residing in the

A catalogue of Nepalese Temples with Erotic Arts and Themes

Erotic depictions were considered as art forms in past. It is only recently that it has been compared to obscene

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve

  Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is a protected area in the Terai region which take over the surface area of

Protected Biodiversity in Nepal

Nepal is rich in terms of biodiversity and with the establishment of the conservation reserves and national parks, it has

Gorkha FM 93 MHz

Registered under the Registration Act-2032, Gorkha FM 93 MHz is run by British Gurkha servicemen. With the slogan “आफ्नोपन आफ्नै

The highest park in the world!

On 19th July 1976, a protected area was established in the Himalayas of Nepal which includes the highest mountain in

Nepali Garam Masala

Nepali Garam Masala is the collection of the spices that are used regularly for general purpose. The various spices are

V.S. Niketan Education Foundation

One of the leading and renowned colleges in the Kathmandu valley, V.S. Niketan Education Foundation is reputed for the quality