Temple of Bajrayogini

The famous tantric temple of Bajrayogini, also known as Gum Bihar is located in the hills of Sakhu, northeast of

Bakreshwor Mahadev for curing stammering problem

The mysterious temple of Bakreshwor Mahadev or Bakreshwor Shiva and Shakti temple is situated at the remote mountain near the

Upanayana, a religious Hindu ritual

Upanayana is a ritual in which a young boy is invested with a sacred thread, called Janai or Janeu to

Mani Rimdu, a festival up in the Himalayas

Mani Rimdu, a 19-day series of sacred ceremonies concluding in a public festival lasting for three days is a point

Jitia puja

The festival of Jitia is one of the most important festivals Nepali married women, especially belonging to the Tharu community

Cooking the mustard green

Mustard green, locally known as Rayo ko saag in Nepali, is one of the most popular green vegetables in Nepal.

Pattre for Tihar

Made especially during the festival of Tihar, Pattre is a special kind of food item. It is neither sweet nor

Caste System in Nepal

Nepal is rich in diversity, be it religious, cultural, linguistic or ethnic. Caste system refers to the stratification of human

Peda, small milk cakes

One of the most popular desserts in Nepal, Peda is a sweet made out of milk. It is also a

Legend behind the Padmasambhava cave in Pharping

Pharping, since ancient times, has served as the holy abode for deities and holy men as it houses one of

Tribhuwan Museum at Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square

Tribhuwan Museum, also known as Hanuman Dhoka Museum because of its location, at Kathmandu Durbar Square emphasizes on the life

National Museum of Nepal

Established in 1928 as an arsenal museum, The National Museum of Nepal is situated on the way to the Swayanbhunath

Ashok Binayak temple

Lord Ganesh is considered as the one who could take away all the sorrows and troubles from one’s life. That

Tej Mahal of Nepal, a tribute to love

One of the most beautiful and must-visit places in Nepal is the Tej Mahal, popularly known as Rani Mahal, located

The Woman in White

If you see any Nepalese woman dressed in a plain white sari without any other ornaments, try looking into her

National Art Gallery

Located in the premises of Bhaktapur Durbar Square in the beautiful historical city of Bhaktapur, the old Malla Palace of

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

Haliyas, a traditional form of bonded labor

Haliya means the ‘one who ploughs’. Haliya is an agricultural bonded labor who works on other’s land. This system of

The festival of Snakes

Among the various festivals celebrated in Nepal, Nag Panchami  (snake festival) is also one. This festival is dedicated to the

Chulo, the Nepali wood stove

Chulo is a traditional Nepali stove that is made out of mud. People in rural areas, where the sophisticated gas