Beautiful Ngadi Chuli

The highest peak in the Mansiri or the Manaslu Himal Range, Ngadi Chuli stands proudly at the height of 7871m.

Some common Nepali words and sentences

Language is an important aspect of society and culture. To understand a culture of a place, it is helpful to

Undoubtedly proud to be a Nepali

I was at my Uncle’s place when a little cousin of mine showed me a book named World of Facts.

How Nepal got its name

Nepal, the country of gods, rivers and mountains, is rich in culture and natural beauty. It’s a small country sandwiched

The Janaki Mandir in Janakpur

The beautiful Janaki Mandir is a Hindu temple at the heart of Janakpur. Fully built in bright white, the temple

The Museum Dedicated to Religious Artifacts

Situated in the heart of the city of Lalitpur is the Patan Durbar Square Museum. It is the former palace

Trek to Dudh Kunda

A popular trekking destination in Solu, Dudh Kunda, literally meaning ‘lake of milk’, is a holy mountain lake at the

Rara, the biggest lake in Nepal

Rara Lake, locally known as the Rara Taal, is the biggest lake of Nepal situated in the Rara Village Development

astitwa.com

astitwa.com is an original innovative website created by Astitwa Team and Xclusive Minds Pvt. Ltd. for Nepalese women. It is

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