Jhutti, Artistry of the Rice Stalk

November is a month to rejoice for the Terai dwellers in Nepal. It is the month of harvest, and perhaps

The festival of Bala Chaturdasi

Bala Chaturdasi is a religious event during which Hindu and Buddhist devotees pray for their deceased family members. Also referred

Rautes, the last of Nepal’s nomadic tribes

The few nomadic forest tribes left on the planet struggle to protect their traditional way of life in balance with

Mithila Art, an art without artists

Nepal’s most famous and fascinating indigenous art forms, by far, are the Mithila paintings. Also known as Madhubani paintings, this

Shamanism, connecting the physical and the spiritual world

Shamanism is a set of religious beliefs that consider the connection between the physical and the spiritual world. With practices

The National Dress of Nepal

Nepal is a land that is full of unique places, festivals, cuisine and the dress is no exception! Daura suruwal

The Temple of Sankata

Karunamaya was a deity born into the family of devils. A shaman, summoned to whisk the deity away from India’s

Budhanilkantha Temple, the house of the sleeping Vishnu

Budhanilkantha Temple is located at the base of the Shivapuri hill, at the northern side of the Kathmandu valley. The

Changu Narayan, the oldest temple in Nepal

Old as old itself, the Changu Narayan Temple has a history that dates back to around 3000 years. Perched on

The Living Goddess Kumari

Nepal is a land that has always mesmerized travelers with its festivals, stories and Gods. Unique among all these Gods

Rato Machhendra Nath Jatra

How would you like to see a 65-feet tall bulky chariot being hauled through the narrowest of streets in Patan?

The Sacred Month of Shrawan

Sacred among the Hindus is the holy month of Shrawan (July-August). It holds great significance to the devotees of Shiva,

Amala in Nepal

Amala is one of the healthiest and ‘rich with vitamin’ fruits. There are two types of amala in Nepal that

Dumji festival of the Sherpa community

One of the greatest and very special festivals taking place in the Khumbu area during the month of May or

Garuda Bahini Temple

The temple of Garuda Bahini, famous for removing KalaSarpa Dosa and bad effects of various planets, is situated near Naxal

Ghodaghodi Lake, maintaining a delicate balance between culture and nature

One of the most eco-diverse lakes in Nepal, the Ghodaghodi Lake is located on the slopes of the Siwalik Hills

Travelling to Spirituality in Seto Gumba

Druk  Amitabh Mountain (or popularly known as Seto Gumba) can be a relaxing and comforting place for anyone searching for

The Festival of Bibaha Panchami

The festival of Bibaha Panchami is celebrated to mark the auspicious day of the wedding anniversary of princess Sita of

Guthi Sansthan in Newar Community

Guthi Sansthan is a socio-economic organization in the Newar community. It is a kind of common trust consisting mainly of

Beautiful Panauti

Situated about six km south-east from Banepa, the beautiful village of Panauti is located between Punyemati and Roshi Khola. It