Bamboo shoot in Nepali kitchen

Bamboo shoot, locally known as Tama, is one of the most popular food items in Nepal. It could not only

580 years old gompa in Mustang

One of the major reasons to pay a visit to Muktinath in Mustang region is the splendid beauty that accompanies

The temple of Surya Binayak

The temple of Surya Binayak is situated in the Surya Binayak area, south of the ancient city of Bhaktapur.  It

Chhath Parva through lens

Chhath Parva, the festival dedicated to Sun God is one of the major festivals of the Madhesi community. Usually falling

Bhutan Devi temple in Hetauda

Situated at Butan Devi Road-10 in Hetauda, the temple of Butan Devi is not only famous in Hetauda but all

Batuk Bhairav, the child god

One of holiest place of Nepal, Devghat accommodates a secret temple of Batuk Bhairav. The image of the god lay

Celebrating eighty four years

Chaurasi puja or the ceremonial worship conducted during the age of 84 is one of the unique traditions of Nepal

Akash Bhairab, the god of sky

One of the many forms of Bhairab, also known as the brother of the living goddess Kumari, Akash Bhairab is

Giving Guniu-Choli

Giving Guniu-Choli is a tradition practiced for a long time now, but has been commercialized these days. In past, parents

Thakuwa for Chhat puja

Thakuwa is a type of Nepali snack made especially during the Chhat puja for making the religious offering. It is

Chiura/murai ko lai

Made during the festival of Maghe Sangrati, this sweet is made up of beaten rice or puffed rice. Popularly called

Gupteshwor Cave

Known as BhaluDulo in the past, this ancient cave in Kusma is presently known as Gupteshwor cave. During the 1940s,

Bagh Bhairab, the guardian deity of Kirtipur

Bhairab is considered as the most terrifying form of Lord Shiva.  There are several images of Bhairab erected around the

Kankalini Temple

Kankalini Temple, one of the famous temples of Nepal, is located in the village Bhardaha that lay on the either

Bhagwati temple in Rajbiraj

Bhagwati Temple, a sacred holy place, is located in the heart of Rajbiraj in Saptari district. The temple holds great

Trek to Panch Pokhari

Panch Pokhari located at the base of Jugal Himal in the eastern Nepal is a beautiful pond that offers wonderful

Kheer for holy offering and gatherings

Kheer or rice pudding is one of the important Nepali cuisines used especially during the religious and holy ceremonies. It

Caves in Illam

Caves are interesting places to visit. The thrill and excitement one can experience inside a natural cave could be replaced

Elements used in Mha Puja

Mha Puja, literally meaning self worship, is one of the important festivals of Newar community. During this festival, people from

Phaparko Roti

One of the major sources of carbohydrate among the Manangis of Northern Central Nepal, Buckwheat, locally known as Phapar, serves