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Tips for Monsoon Trekking

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25, Jul 2024

Make the most of your monsoon trek by following safety tips and enjoying every moment

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7 Tips for a Smooth Road Trip

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22, Jul 2024

A great road trip combines smart planning with flexibility which turns every mile into a new adventu...

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How Travel Unexpectedly Transforms You Into A Better Person

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21, Jul 2024

Beyond the picture-perfect moments, travel secretly equips you with essential skills , transforming...

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The Role of Community-Based Tourism in Nepal’s Sustainable Development

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19, Jul 2024

Community-Based Tourism in Nepal helps local communities by creating jobs, preserving culture, and p...

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Capture Unforgettable Moments- A Guide to Travel Photography

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18, Jul 2024

Your comprehensive guide to travel photography, covering essential equipment, techniques for great s...

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To-Do List In And Around Kathmandu Valley

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18, Jul 2024

This selected list highlights the best activities in and around Kathmandu Valley, offering a perfect...

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How to Plan a Budget-Friendly Trip to Nepal

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16, Jul 2024

Enjoy a memorable and cost-effective journey through Nepal, from choosing the best travel times to a...

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Tourism Boom in Khumbu: Record Visits and Revenue

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12, Jul 2024

Baisakh saw the highest number of tourists, as it coincides with the peak tourist season, whereas Sa...

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7 Safety Tips For Travelers

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9, Jul 2024

Traveling can be an enriching and exciting experience, but safety should always be a priority

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Conquer Lumre Waterfall's Canyons

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9, Jul 2024

Just a short journey from the vibrant city of Pokhara, this one-day canyoning expedition offers an e...

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Bara District: Home of the Historic Gadhimai Festival

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2, Jul 2024

Bara District in Nepal is renowned for its cultural richness and the historic Gadhimai Festival, a c...

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Traveling Nepal with Autism: A Comprehensive Guide

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2, Jul 2024

With proper planning and support, individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can enjoy a safe a...

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Asar 15- National Paddy Day

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28, Jun 2024

National Paddy Day in Nepal is a vibrant and culturally rich festival that indicates the beginning o...

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Tips for First Time Solo Travellers

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11, Jun 2024

Pack your bags, step out of your comfort zone, and begin on an adventure that promises to be both en...

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Compelling Reasons for Trekking in Nepal

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28, Apr 2024

Trekking in Nepal presents an ideal opportunity to escape demands of technology and immerse oneself...

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Tips and Suggestion on Mountain Biking

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23, Apr 2024

mountain biking is a thrilling and adventurous way to experience the great outdoors, challenge ones...

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Bhaktapur's Unique Tongue Piercing Ritual

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16, Apr 2024

Passed down through generations, this tradition serves as a testament to the enduring heritage and c...

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How to Celebrate Ram Navami

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16, Apr 2024

Ram Navami is a Hindu festival celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Rama, also known as the seventh ...

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Friday Facts: Ghode Jatra

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5, Apr 2024

Ghode Jatra is a vibrant and culturally rich festival that reflects the history, mythology, and trad...

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Tips and Suggestions for Pet- Friendly Trip

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2, Apr 2024

With proper preparation and attention to detail, you can create memorable adventures and strengthen...

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The Shey Gompa Trek

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1, Apr 2024

This challenging trek takes you through the famous Tibetan Buddhist culture and ancient monasteries

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The Deities of Compassion: Festivals of Machhindranath in Nepal

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29, Mar 2024

According to Hindu mythology, Matsyendra/Machhindranath was swallowed by a fish, where he practiced...

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Friday Facts: The Bageshwori Temple

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29, Mar 2024

the construction of the temple is built in honor of the goddess Sati Devi, preserving beliefs in div...

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Friday Facts: Celebration Of Color, HOLI

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22, Mar 2024

Holi honors various mythological events, focusing on the victory of good over evil

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Renowned place for paragliding - II

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21, Mar 2024

Paragliding in Nepal offers the majestic Himalayan landscapes while enjoying the views of mountains,...

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Celebration of Holi in Kathmandu valley

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20, Mar 2024

In Kathmandu Valley, there are many well-known places where you can join in the Holi celebrations

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PATAN: AN ANCIENT LIVING PLACE

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19, Mar 2024

The best craftspeople in the valley may be found in Patan, sometimes referred to as "Lalitpur," the...

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Renowned Paragliding spots of Nepal- I

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18, Mar 2024

These Popular spots provide unforgettable experiences for adventurers of all levels

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CHANGU NARAYAN TEMPLE: LICHHAVI'S FINEST ARCHITECTURE

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17, Mar 2024

The oldest temple in Nepal is said to be Changu Narayan. With its elaborate embossed artwork, it con...

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Things to do in Makalu Base Camp

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17, Mar 2024

Trekking to Makalu Base Camp is a wonderful adventure where you can walk through beautiful landscape...

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Chaitra Sankranti: Welcoming Spring and New Beginnings

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14, Mar 2024

This day is celebrated with deep devotion, as the sun holds great spiritual significance, power, vit...

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Exploring Nepal's Pottery Heritage

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13, Mar 2024

In each of these places, pottery-making is not just a craft but also a reflection of Nepal's rich cu...

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Top 6 Things to do in Upper Mustang

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13, Mar 2024

Upper Mustang is more than a destination; it's an opportunity to discover a world where traditions e...

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Top 8 Tips and Suggestions For Mountaineering

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12, Mar 2024

Successful mountain climbing requires careful planning, right gears, and diverse skills

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Why is Maha Shivaratri Celebrated?

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7, Mar 2024

Maha Shivaratri holds great spiritual and cultural significance for Hindus, providing an opportunity...

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Gorakhkali Puja of Gorkha

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5, Mar 2024

The specific worship rituals, or pooja, are performed, especially at the Gorakhkali Temple in Gorkha...

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Embracing Winter Wonderland: Top 7 Tips for a Snowy Adventure

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2, Feb 2024

With proper preparation and an understanding of winter-specific considerations, you can embrace the...

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Winter Trekking in Nepal: Navigating Dos and Don'ts

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12, Dec 2023

By adhering to these dos and don'ts, you can enhance your safety, comfort, and overall enjoyment dur...

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Winter Trekking in Nepal: Embracing the Tranquil Beauty of the Himalayas

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4, Dec 2023

Trekking in Nepal during the winter months offers a unique and enchanting experience for those seeki...

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Solo Trekking in Nepal: Tips and Suggestions for a Safe Adventure

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8, Nov 2023

By following these tips and suggestions, you can embark on a safe and enjoyable solo trekking advent...

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Hyatt Place Kathmandu's Festive Cake Mixing: A Flavorful Prelude

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5, Nov 2023

Hyatt Place Kathmandu's Zing Bar turn into a holiday wonderland with a heartwarming cake mixing cere...

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Top 5 temples to visit during Dashain and Navaratri

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18, Oct 2023

Dashain, a paramount festival in Nepal, holds profound significance for a populace deeply rooted in...

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Top 5 Dashain Festival Tour itineraries in Nepal

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17, Oct 2023

For travellers seeking an immersive experience delving into the unique culture, traditions, rituals,...

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Unmissable Dashain Escape and Exclusive Packages

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16, Oct 2023

Celebrate Dashain in style with incredible packages at various renowned hotels and resorts. Enjoy a...

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Why Celebrate Dashain: Embracing Tradition and Togetherness in Nepal

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15, Oct 2023

Dashain is a time for celebrating tradition, spirituality, and togetherness in Nepal. It offers a un...

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Celebration of Indra Jatra

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3, Oct 2023

The eight-day long Indra Jatra festival falls in September and is one of the most exciting and rever...

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Ganesh Chaturthi: Celebrating the Birth of the Auspicious God

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19, Sep 2023

As we celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi, we not only honor the birth of Lord Ganesha but also embrace the v...

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Teej Festival: A Celebration of Tradition and Culture

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17, Sep 2023

Teej is not just a festival; it is an emotional outlet for women to express their joys, pains, and s...

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Nepal's Regions: Finding Your Adventure

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13, Sep 2023

Whether you're seeking mountain vistas, cultural immersion, or jungle adventures, Nepal's regions of...

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Tips and Suggestions for Acquiring Trekking Gear in Kathmandu

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13, Sep 2023

Whether you opt for rentals or choose to invest in quality items, this vibrant city caters to trekke...

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Five Summer Gifts: Pancha Dan Festival

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13, Sep 2023

Pancha Dan stands as a testament to the enduring traditions and devotion of Buddhists in Nepal, who...

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Krishna Janmashtami: Celebrating the Divine Birth of Lord Krishna

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5, Sep 2023

Krishna Janmashtami is a cherished festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna and the eterna...

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Janai Purnima: Exploring the Threads of Tradition and Rituals Through Captivating Visuals

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31, Aug 2023

Janai Purnima is Hindu festival celebrated by almost every family of Nepal. According to Nepali Cale...

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Raksha Bandhan: A Tapestry of Sibling Affection and Protection

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31, Aug 2023

Rituals like Raksha Bandhan are not mere customs; they carry the weight of societal cohesion

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Best Seasons to Visit Nepal

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11, Aug 2023

With four distinct climatic seasons, Nepal emerges as a destination that welcomes exploration throug...

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Tips for Responsible Tourism on the Annapurna Circuit

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9, Aug 2023

As tourism ranks second in Nepal's economy, responsible practices become vital for the region's sust...

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The Ultimate Guide to the Annapurna Circuit Trek in Nepal

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3, Aug 2023

The Annapurna Circuit trek promises an unforgettable journey through the heart of the Himalayas, off...

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Top 5 must-visit places in Parbat

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14, Jul 2023

Parbat, with its diverse attractions and warm hospitality, invites you to explore its hidden treasur...

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Top 5 Tips for Trekking in Monsoon: Embrace the Rainy Adventure

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13, Jul 2023

Trekking in the monsoon season offers a chance to witness nature's beauty in its most vibrant form....

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Top 5 tips for hiking in Monsoon

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5, Jul 2023

These safety precautions will help ensure a safer hiking experience and provide peace of mind while...

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In Frames: Monsoon Magic awakens Pokhara Lakeside

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29, Jun 2023

As the monsoon season settles in, Pokhara Lakeside transform into a mesmerizing canvas of nature's v...

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Butterfly Watching in Nepal: A Colorful Splendor

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27, Jun 2023

Nepal's butterfly-watching experience promises to be a sensory feast, where every step reveals a new...

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In Frames: Baudeshwor Waterfall

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25, Jun 2023

Many Kathmandu residents who enjoy nature are making Baudeshwor Waterfall one of their favorite city...

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Top 7 things to do in Durbar Marg

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25, Jun 2023

Durbar Marg is a captivating destination that seamlessly blends tradition with modernity. From culin...

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Top 5 Cultural Marvels in Patan

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23, Jun 2023

Patan, with its captivating heritage and artistic allure, offers a truly immersive experience for tr...

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Discover the Top 5 Enchanting Charms of Hetauda

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22, Jun 2023

Explore the sacred temples, immerse yourself in history, and revel in the serene beauty of nature th...

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Top 5 attractions around Khaptad National Park

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19, Jun 2023

Khaptad National Park encompasses not only breathtaking natural beauty but also a tapestry of histor...

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Exploring Gaindakot: The Top 5 Must-Do Activities

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14, Jun 2023

A picturesque town known for its serene surroundings and vibrant cultural heritage, Gaindakot, is in...

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Gateway to Nepal's Cultural Tapestry: Til Madhav Narayan Temple

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14, Jun 2023

Exploring the Til Madhav Narayan Temple is an opportunity to connect with Nepal's ancient heritage,...

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Top 5 Attractions in and around Bhedetar

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12, Jun 2023

Bhedetar truly captivates with its enchanting landscapes, warm hospitality, and the perfect blend of...

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Top 5 Attractions of Sirubari

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9, Jun 2023

The village boasts a rich heritage of local production and a habitat nestled in the hilly region, en...

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Captivating Encounters: Elephant Bathing at Chitwan National Park

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7, Jun 2023

Whether diving from their backs into the river, playing alongside these gentle giants, or simply obs...

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Top 5 things to do in Daman

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7, Jun 2023

From enjoying a delightful picnic amidst the scenic beauty to embarking on a thrilling heli tour fro...

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In Pics: Wildlife in Chitwan

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2, Jun 2023

Chitwan National Park in Nepal is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts, boasting a diverse range of anim...

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Why whitewater rafting best in Nepal?

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31, May 2023

The combination of stunning natural landscapes, diverse rivers, cultural encounters, and professiona...

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5 must-visit Thakali Food Restaurants

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30, May 2023

From small, cozy eateries to upscale restaurants, there are ample options to explore and indulge in...

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Newar community celebrates Sithi Nakha festival in Nepal

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25, May 2023

The Newar community celebrates the Sithi Nakha festival to mark the beginning of monsoon season by c...

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Morning Glances Of Jawalakhel

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25, May 2023

The Bhoto Jatra, held in Jawalakhel, concludes the month-long Rato Machhindranath Jatra. People gath...

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Top 5 things to do in Namche Bazaar

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23, May 2023

Namche Bazaar is not just a stopover for trek preparation; it is an attraction in its own right. Tak...

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Tips for Monsoon Travel

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22, May 2023

Gloomy, yet mischievous sky, freshness of air, the sound of raindrops, get ready for this monsoon se...

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A Day in Kathmandu: Exploring the Charms of Nepal's Capital

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18, May 2023

From the striking Hindu and Buddhist sites to the bustling streets and tantalizing cuisine, it charm...

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Top 5 things to do in Jomsom

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17, May 2023

Jomsom offers more than just hiking and adventure; it encompasses warm hospitality, genuine smiles,...

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National Park Fee Entry in Nepal

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17, May 2023

The National Park Entry Fee in Nepal must be obtained in advance to enter protected areas

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5 must-visit Newari restaurants in Kathmandu Valley

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15, May 2023

The intricate spices, rich flavors, and unique cooking techniques make Newari food a true culinary d...

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How to Prevent and Manage Altitude Sickness: Tips for High-Altitude Travellers

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12, May 2023

Altitude sickness is a common condition that can occur when travelling to high-altitude areas. By fo...

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Top 7 fun activities to do this weekend

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9, May 2023

Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone and explore the various outdoor activities around y...

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Top 7 places shouldn't be missed in Nepal

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8, May 2023

By seeking out these attractions in Nepal, travellers can get a more authentic and intimate experien...

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In Frames: Banepa Chandeswori Jatra

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7, May 2023

The largest event in Nepal's Kavrepalanchowk district is known as Chandeshwori Jatra. Three days are...

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Why Nepal is best for Trekking?

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5, May 2023

Nepal offers an incredible experience for those who love trekking, adventure, and nature. Its natura...

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Seeking Blessings for a Prosperous Year Ahead: The Banepa Chandeswari Jatra Festival

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4, May 2023

Banepa Chandeswari Jatra is a festival that is deeply rooted in the culture and tradition of the peo...

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Ubhauli Prava: The Kirat Community's Celebration of Spring and Unity

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4, May 2023

Ubhauli Prava is a significant festival celebrated by the Kirat community of Nepal. The festival is...

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Celebrating Buddha Jayanti in Nepal: A Reflection of Rich Cultural Heritage

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3, May 2023

The celebrations are marked by devotion, spirituality, and a sense of community, and they offer a gl...

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Trekking in Nepal: Tips for a Safe and Enjoyable Journey

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28, Apr 2023

Trekking in Nepal can be challenging and requires careful planning and preparation. Here are some ti...

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Top 5 Tips for Successful Summer Travel

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24, Apr 2023

By taking advantage of outdoor activities, being mindful of the environment, staying safe in the hea...

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In Frames: Tokha Biska Jatra

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19, Apr 2023

In Tokha, on the northern outskirts of the Kathmandu Valley, the renowned cultural event known as Bi...

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Paragliding in Nepal: Tips for a Safe and Thrilling Adventure

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18, Apr 2023

With its stunning landscapes and breathtaking views, Nepal offers some of the best paragliding exper...

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Best ways to end Ramadan

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17, Apr 2023

By paying Zakat al-Fitr, planning for celebrations, attending Eid prayers, exchanging greetings, giv...

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Kathmandu Durbar Square: Then and Now

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17, Apr 2023

The Kathmandu Durbar Square has undergone significant changes over the years, but it still retains i...

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Music, Dance, and Festivals: A Look into the Vibrant Culture of the Magar People

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16, Apr 2023

The Magar community is an important and vibrant part of Nepalese society, with a rich cultural herit...

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In Frames: Bhaktapur biska jatra observation

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14, Apr 2023

One of Bhaktapur's most well-known festivals is Biska Jatra. It is regarded by the aesthete as one o...

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Bisket Jatra Festival celebrated in Bhaktapur, Nepal

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11, Apr 2023

People pull the chariot of Lord Bhairav during the first day of the Bisket Jatra Festival at Bhaktap...

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Exploring the Rich Tibetan Culture in Nepal

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11, Apr 2023

The religious beliefs and practices have greatly influenced the tibetan culture, from their art and...

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Explore the rich culture of Nepal’s Gurung Community

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10, Apr 2023

Gurungs are a community of people who mainly inhabit the western and central regions of Nepal, parti...

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Cultural festival held in Kathmandu, Nepal

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10, Apr 2023

Newar individuals are seen playing traditional musical instruments while dressed in traditional cost...

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Why Nepali New Year is different from English New Year?

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10, Apr 2023

The celebration of Nepali New Year falls in the month of April and is widely celebrated in Nepal, In...

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Bisket Jatra, cultural fare of Bhaktapur

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9, Apr 2023

Bisket Jatra is one of the most popular festivals celebrated in Bhaktapur which usually takes place...

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Why is Prasad offered after worship?

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6, Apr 2023

The food offered to God is referred to as Naivedya, whereas the sacred food sanctified and returned...

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Sagan: Newari Luck Bringing Foods

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5, Apr 2023

Sagan is a ritual of saying “Good luck” to someone for something important. The components of Sagan...

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Seto Machindranath Jatra: A Carnival for Devotees

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3, Apr 2023

The chariot pulled in this festival is built by the members of the Guthi (a trust) about 10 days bef...

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Namje Community Homestay: What Nepal Has to Offer Beyond the Natural Beauty

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3, Apr 2023

If your trip to Nepal is confined to hotels and luxury only, you are missing out on a lot. In much l...

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In Frames: Seto Machindranath Jatra

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31, Mar 2023

Seto Machindranath Rath Jatra is a festival that takes place every year around the end of March (Cha...

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Where to Find: Thangka

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29, Mar 2023

Thangka painting is an old Tibetan Buddhist art genre in which Buddhist deities are depicted. Becaus...

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Ram Navami: Celebration of the Birth of Lord Ram

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28, Mar 2023

Ram Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Ram, who is believed to be the avatar of Lord Vishnu. It fal...

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Chaite Dashain: Dashain in Spring

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27, Mar 2023

Chaite Dashain is a religious celebration of the victory of good over evil.

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How to Make the Most of your Visa in Nepal

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23, Mar 2023

Nepal’s visa is one of the easiest to get as it is given to you on arrival at the airport or in the...

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In frames: Paha Chare Jatra celebration

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22, Mar 2023

In Nepal Mandala, Phan Charhe is one of the biggest religious celebrations of the year. A variety of...

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Where to Find... Trekking Gears

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22, Mar 2023

Thamel and its surroundings are home to a profusion of stores selling a wide range of hiking and tre...

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In Pics: Ghode Jatra celebration in Kathmandu

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21, Mar 2023

Ghode Jatra is celebrated to commemorate the victory over evil and to protect the Kathmandu valley f...

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Folk Musical Instruments of Nepal

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20, Mar 2023

In Jatras, festivals, weddings, cultural events, concerts, and countless other rituals, folk musical...

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Eco-Tourism In Nepal: A Need for Sustainability

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19, Mar 2023

In Nepal, ecotourism has evolved into a viable strategy for drawing visitors while assisting in the...

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Winner Of The Giveaway Contest!

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16, Mar 2023

Congratulations Mr. Birendra Pokharel! You've won the Nepal Traveller Cup Giveaway Contest!

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Yarsagumba: The Himalayan Viagra

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16, Mar 2023

Yarsagumba, also known as The Himalayan Viagra or Biological Gold, is an unusual hybrid of caterpill...

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Jatras of Nepal: Celebration of Festivals

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14, Mar 2023

As the saying goes, “Half of the calendar of the Newars are festivals.” But, nowadays, these festiva...

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In Frames: Night View of Kathmandu

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13, Mar 2023

Kathmandu city was established in the second century CE, making it one of the oldest continually inh...

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7 Little Known Facts about Buddhist Prayer Flags

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13, Mar 2023

As colourful and comely these prayer flags look, there are many superstitions about using them. You...

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Lapsi: The Nepali Plum

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10, Mar 2023

It is prevalent in mountainous environments on both slopes and terraces, and in addition to being a...

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In Pics: People Celebrating Holi in Nepal

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7, Mar 2023

During Holi, people gather, put their problems aside, and revel in the delight of colours

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Alternative Ways to Celebrate Holi

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is all about excitement and fun, and colours are the medium.

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How to Celebrate Holi?

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5, Mar 2023

Get out, meet people, and soak in the colours of Holi, but with caution.

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The Myth Behind Holi

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is a celebration of love, unity, and the mythical triumph of good over evil

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How to Take Your Holi Party to the Next Level

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is the celebration of colours, but mythologically, it is the jubilation at the triumph of good...

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The Mysterious Sadhus

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3, Mar 2023

Sadhus inspire people to strive for greater spiritual goals and a deeper grasp of the nature of real...

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Things to do for old couples in Nepal

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2, Mar 2023

As you get older, the old flame between couples usually recedes. It might be time to rekindle the ro...

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Waa Shya Dya: The Toothache God

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28, Feb 2023

Waa Shya Dya or Danteshwori Devi is very famous for spiritual healing of dental illnesses

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In Frames: Swayambhunath Stupa

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27, Feb 2023

Swaymbhunath, a tiny mountain northwest of Kathmandu Valley, is a place of tranquility and prayer. S...

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Why is Ladi Puja celebrated?

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27, Feb 2023

Ladi Puja, the Majhi community’s most important festival, is regarded as an institutional practice a...

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Gyalpo Lhosar Festival celebrated in Kathmandu, Nepal

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24, Feb 2023

People in traditional attire perform during the celebration of Gyalpo Lhosar Festival at Boudha in K...

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Check a Few Things off Your Bucket List in Nepal

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21, Feb 2023

If you want to see some gorgeous Himalayas, have exotic dishes and meet warm people, Nepal is a grea...

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In Pics: Celebration of 72nd National Democracy Day

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19, Feb 2023

In various parts of Nepal, people are commemorating the 72nd National Democracy Day

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In Pics: Celebration of 260th Nepal Army Day

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19, Feb 2023

On the occasion of the 260th Nepal Army Day, a Nepali Army team participated in a variety of activit...

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pics: People Celebrating Mahashivaratri in Nepal

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18, Feb 2023

On this day, thousands of devotees gather to worship at the nation's Shiva temples, making Mahashiva...

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Delicacies of Shiva Ratri

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16, Feb 2023

Hindus have special food for every occasion and celebration. Maha Shiva Ratri is no exception. So, g...

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How to prepare yourself for Shiva Ratri

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15, Feb 2023

Be cautious about things around you to celebrate Maha Shiva Ratri to the fullest.

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Home to the God of all Gods

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15, Feb 2023

According to the Hindu religion, Pashupatinath is considered as the protector of the universe and th...

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Bae-cation in the Month of Love Around Kathmandu

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13, Feb 2023

Spend Valentine’s Day with your partner at one of these charming locales to show them how much you c...

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Friday facts: Valentine’s Day

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10, Feb 2023

Despite the fact that its history is shrouded in mystery, there is no denying that this Valentine’s...

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How To Celebrate Teddy Day on Valentine’s Week?

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9, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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How to Celebrate Chocolate Day on Valentine’s Week?

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8, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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In Frames: Rato Machhendranath Temple

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7, Feb 2023

The Rato Machhendranath Temple, also known as the Temple of Bunga: Dyaa, is situated to the south of...

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How to Celebrate Propose Day on Valentine's Week?

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7, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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How to Celebrate Rose Day on Valentine’s Week?

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6, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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Kailashnath Mahadev: A Grand Monument of Devotion

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6, Feb 2023

The 143 foot tall statue of the Hindu deity, which is known as the second tallest Shiva statue in th...

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Etiquette While Traveling in Nepal

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3, Feb 2023

Etiquette is the common manners of a culture. You must be very careful not to offend anyone with no...

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Few Words to Learn Before Travelling to Nepal

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1, Feb 2023

Imagine that you are lost without a guide or a translator. How would you find your way back? Here ar...

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Thenduk: A Tibetan Inspired Dish

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31, Jan 2023

It is found in different places of Kathmandu, where a high number of Sherpas and other mountainous c...

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Shahid Diwas: In Honour of the Bloodshed of the Brave

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29, Jan 2023

The Martyrs’ Day is celebrated in honor of those who sacrificed their lives for the rights of the pe...

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The Art of Doll Making

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27, Jan 2023

Along with encouraging the use of cornhusks in Nepali craftwork and employing women, these dolls are...

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Top 5 Things To Do in Garden Of Dreams

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25, Jan 2023

This garden’s sanctuary of calm and quiet is intended to entice every visitor

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Saraswati Puja: The festival honouring the Goddess of Knowledge

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25, Jan 2023

Saraswati puja is significant for worshipping Saraswati, the goddess of wisdom and knowledge

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Activities You Can't Miss at Bhaktapur

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24, Jan 2023

Bhaktapur is one of Nepal’s cleanest cities. It is not as busy as Kathmandu and doesn’t suffer from...

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Krishna Mandir: A Marble of Stone Carving

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24, Jan 2023

The Krishna Mandir is a dream shrine of Siddhi Narsingh Malla, that was constructed right in front o...

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In Frames: Temples around Mangal Bazar

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23, Jan 2023

The famed Patan Mangal Bazaar is situated across the Bagmati River from Kathmandu. Shop-loving touri...

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In Frames: Celebration of Sonam Lhosar

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22, Jan 2023

Sonam Lhosar is a Nepalese new year festival celebrated by the Tamang and Hyolmo peoples of Sikkim a...

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Sonam Lhosar: The Tamang New Year

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20, Jan 2023

Sonam Lhosar heralds a new year for the Tamangs. They celebrate it with gusto.

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In Frames: Nepali Handicraft Products

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18, Jan 2023

The history of Nepalese handicrafts dates back to the Stone Age, when humans lacked suitable tools f...

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National Earthquake Safety Day

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16, Jan 2023

National earthquake safety day is being celebrated on January 16 with the “'Earthquake safe infrastr...

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Skiing in the Lap of the Himalayas

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16, Jan 2023

The highlands of Nepal offer plenty of opportunities for such adventure sports, despite the fact tha...

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In frames: Maghe Sankranti celebration

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15, Jan 2023

Maghe Sankranti is celebrated on the first day of the winter solstice-containing month of Magh in th...

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Delicacies of Maghe Sankranti

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13, Jan 2023

Maghe Sankranti seems like a universal festival as different communities celebrate it under differen...

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In Frames: Daily life of people in Bouddha

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12, Jan 2023

A stupa in Kathmandu, Nepal, called Bouddha is also known as Boudhanath, Khasti Chaitya, and Khsa Ch...

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Artistic Kathmandu: Wall Art Done on the walls of Baneshwor

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10, Jan 2023

Paintings regarding social inclusion is completed and being exhibited on the walls of Transport Mana...

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Bhakka: A Reason to Wake Up in Wintry Mornings

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8, Jan 2023

As the National Bhakka Day is fast approaching, Bhakka has been promoted because of its health benef...

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In Frames: A sight of Thamel

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6, Jan 2023

A business district in Nepal's capital city of Kathmandu. Since the time of the hippies, when many a...

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Tips and Suggestions for Travelling During Covid 19

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4, Jan 2023

Enjoy your travel keeping these tips and suggestions in mind during the pandemic

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The Rautes: Untouched by Time

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3, Jan 2023

The fact that the Rautes have, somehow, managed to conserve their hunting and gathering life even in...

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In Frames: Asan Bazaar

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2, Jan 2023

Asan Tol असन टोल, Asan Twāh असं त्वाः is a ceremonial, market and residential area in the center of...

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Friday Facts about the New Year

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30, Dec 2022

The New Year is one of the most celebrated holidays globally. It is a celebration to look back at yo...

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Tamu Lhosar: The Gurung New Year

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30, Dec 2022

The culture they show on this festival are colourful and bright, with many of their traditional danc...

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In Frames: Tamu Lhosar celebration

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30, Dec 2022

Tamu Lhosar is the Gurung New Year festival in the Sikkim and Darjeeling regions of Nepal and India....

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In Frames: Navadurga Nach at Tokha

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27, Dec 2022

The primary day of attraction falls on Thinla, the second month in the lunar Nepal Era calendar. The...

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New Year’s Resolutions

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26, Dec 2022

We all make New Year’s resolutions, but only a few stick to them. Here are some doable resolutions t...

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In Frames: Ambience of Christmas

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25, Dec 2022

Christmas is an annual festival that commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ, primarily on December 2...

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Friday Facts about Christmas

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23, Dec 2022

Here are some unknown and fascinating facts about Christmas that will make you go “Umm… really?!”.

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Gosaikunda: Best Alpine Trekking Destination

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23, Dec 2022

If you are an nature lover looking for adventure, Gosaikunda trekking is a must for you. It is proba...

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Dos and Don'ts in Church on Christmas

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22, Dec 2022

Experience what it's like to go to church on Christmas without any serious intent of changing your r...

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Bakeries Around Town Offering You the Best Christmas Confectionaries

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22, Dec 2022

Christmas, without confectionaries, doesn’t feel like Christmas? In these bakeries, you can find var...

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In Frames: Daily life of people of Patan

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21, Dec 2022

Patan also known as the city of the finest artisans in the valley, sometimes referred to as "Lalitpu...

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Preview of The Nanee Bhaktapur

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18, Dec 2022

The Nanee Bhaktapur is not a hotel. It is a showcase of the Newari culture mixed with modernization.

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In frames: A Sight of Basantapur

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14, Dec 2022

One of three Durbar Squares (royal palace squares) in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal, Kathmandu Durba...

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Top 5 Tharu Cuisines

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13, Dec 2022

Five Tharu dishes are explored and their food culture is described.

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In frames: Bhaktapur a city of devotees

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9, Dec 2022

Bhaktapur is one of the three major cities of the Kathmandu Valley and one of the most important New...

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In frames: Tokha a historical town

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9, Dec 2022

Tokha comes from two Newari words, Tu meaning 'sugar cane' and Khya meaning 'field'. Tokha is known...

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In pics: 19th Jyapu Day celebrated today

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8, Dec 2022

A big yomari is displayed on the occasion of Yomari Punhi and 19th Jyapu Day is celebrated. The rall...

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In pictures: Chaku making process

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7, Dec 2022

In order to make chakku, sugarcane jaggery is first boiled till it turns into caramel and then left...

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In pics: Ponds around Bhaktapur

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5, Dec 2022

The smallest district in Nepal is Bhaktapur. A survey revealed that many ponds had been built in Bha...

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DEITIES OF NEPAL a thematic exhibition

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2, Dec 2022

A famous thematic exhibition called DEITIES of NEPAL was designed to combine on one platform the fol...

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Bibaha Panchami: When Ram and Sita got married

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28, Nov 2022

Ram and Sita were married in Janakpur, the ancient Mithila kingdom’s capital city, and their union i...

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In pics: Balachare Jatra

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24, Nov 2022

The three-day Balachare Jatra festival lasts from the 13th to the 15th day, with the major event occ...

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Bala Chaturdashi Festival celebrated in Kathmandu, Nepal

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23, Nov 2022

Every year in late November or early December, the Pashupati temple hosts the Bala Chaturdashi celeb...

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Places to watch World Cup 2022 in Kathmandu

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22, Nov 2022

It is time to plan your World Cup watch party!

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In pics: Santoshi Mata

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21, Nov 2022

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In pics: Kartik Nach

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7, Nov 2022

In Nepal, the traditional dance musical play Kartik Naach is presented during the month of Kartik (O...

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Women Entrepreneur Handicraft Fair 2079

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4, Nov 2022

On Friday in Kathmandu, the Women Entrepreneurs Handicraft and Natural Fiber Products Fair got under...

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In pics: Adhinath Lokeshwar Temple

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3, Nov 2022

Anandadi Lokeshwar Mandir is a temple in Chobar. The temple is dedicated to Anandadi Lokeshwar, one...

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Bhaktapur’s Pottery: Art, culture and tradition moulded in one

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31, Oct 2022

Bhaktapur’s traditional pottery industry has endured westernisation’s temptations

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Glimpses of Chhath festival

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31, Oct 2022

The Chhath festival is celebrated by worshippers near ponds, lakes, and rivers such as Gangasagar, D...

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Kukur Tihar being observed today

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24, Oct 2022

Today, every home celebrates Kukur Tihar, the festival of dogs. On this day, people worship dogs, an...

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An eco-friendly approach to celebrating Tihar

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23, Oct 2022

Nepal Traveller recommends some simple yet practical approaches to celebrate Tihar sustainably.

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Bhai Tika gift ideas for your brothers

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21, Oct 2022

Find a sentimental present this Tihar that shows him how much you care.

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Bhai Tika gift ideas for your sisters

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21, Oct 2022

Wondering what to get for your sister this Tihar? Look no further!

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Crowds shopping in Ason Bajar for upcoming Tihar festival

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20, Oct 2022

Tihar, one of the major festivals of Nepali Hindus, is also known as Yam Panchak. The festival is ob...

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Nyatabhulu Ajima, Naradevi 12 barsa jatra

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18, Oct 2022

Nyatabhulu Ajima, Naradevi 12 barsa jatra is happening at Hanumandhoka starting from yesterday. Gods...

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Visual pictures of NAMO BUDDHA MONASTERY

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16, Oct 2022

Following Swyambhunath and Bouddhanath in Kathmandu, Namobudha is one of the three most significant...

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The Golden Temple Hiranya Varna Mahavihar

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14, Oct 2022

Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, commonly known as The Golden Temple or Kwa Baha informally, is a historical...

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Visual Stories of Kankeshwari Temple

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12, Oct 2022

Kankeshwori Temple is a 184-year-old temple in the Kathmandu. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess...

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Glimpses of Hadigaun Jatra

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11, Oct 2022

It is popularly known as ‘Kahi Navako Jatra Hadigaun ma,’ which means ‘Parade that takes place nowhe...

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Dashain Tika, the main day of Badadashain observed today

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5, Oct 2022

On Wednesday, the nation celebrates Vijaya Dashami, the tenth day of the 15-day Badadashain celebrat...

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In pics: Phulpati observed today

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2, Oct 2022

A major festival called Phulpati is observed on the seventh day of Dashain. The royal Kalash, banana...

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Visual Stories of Pachali Bhairab Jatra

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30, Sep 2022

Pachali Bhairav Jatra is traditionally celebrated by the Jyapu community (farmers in Newari language...

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Recipes for your Dashain Feast

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29, Sep 2022

Nepal Traveller recommends some scrumptious recipes to make your Dashain feast even more spectacular...

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Ghatasthapana: Start of Vijaya Dashami

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26, Sep 2022

Jamara, believed to be cherished by Goddess Durga, is planted today by Hindus across the nation

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Visual Stories of Naxal Bhagwati Temple

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20, Sep 2022

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Biswakarma Jayanti observed today

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17, Sep 2022

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Biswakarma Jayanti: Commemorating the God of Architecture

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17, Sep 2022

Hindu god Biswakarma, who is revered as a celestial architect, is worshipped on the occasion of Bisw...

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In pictures: Kamladi Ganesh Than

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13, Sep 2022

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In Pics: Glimpses of Indra Jatra

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11, Sep 2022

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Glimpses of Yonla jatra

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29, Aug 2022

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Daar Delicacies to enjoy this Teej

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28, Aug 2022

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Banglamukhi on a Thursday

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7, Aug 2022

Banglamukhi is one of Patan's well-known Hindu temples which is specially crowded on Thursdays as it...

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Nagpanchami celebration at NagPokhari

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2, Aug 2022

The festival of Nag Panchami honors Krishna's victory against Kalia, who pledged to stop molesting p...

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Celebration of Gunla Jatra

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29, Jul 2022

Devotees observe the holy month by attending regular early-morning pilgrimages to Swayambhu in Kathm...

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Glimpses of Newar community celebrating Gathamangal

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27, Jul 2022

On each Saun Krishna Chaturdashi, the Newar community celebrates Gathamangal, which is believed to b...

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Shrawan: The holy month of Hinduism

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20, Jul 2022

The Hindus hold the holy month of Shrawan in high regard.With the start of the month, cosmetic store...

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Evening at Swayambhunath

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4, Jul 2022

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Ropai Jatra being observed

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29, Jun 2022

National Paddy Day being celebrated on June 29 by farmers in Nepal

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Morning glances of Basantapur

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28, Jun 2022

While strolling through Basantapur early in the day, one can take in the sights of pilgrims ringing...

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Evenings in Thamel

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16, Jun 2022

A peek into the heart of Kathmandu’s nightlife

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Free access of lavatories for the public

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14, Jun 2022

After the novel initiative by the hospitality sector, numerous associations and organisations in Kat...

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Taking to the Streets of Kathmandu

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22, May 2022

The busy streets of Kathmandu are full of faces; day and and day out, there is a sense of beauty am...

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Glimpses of Buddha Jayanti from Swayambhu

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17, May 2022

Recognising Buddha as an enlightened teacher who shared his insights to help people break away from...

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Glimpses of Buddha Jayanti from Boudhha

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17, May 2022

Buddha Jayanti is celebrated to honor the life of Lord Buddha; his birth, his enlightenment and his...

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A Visit to the Farmer's Market

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14, May 2022

Every Saturday, artists, bakers, restaurateurs and farmers gather at LeSherpa, selling fresh bakery...

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Sama Chakewa: Celebrating Family, Folklore and Festival

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9, May 2022

​​​​​​​Take a peek behind the roots of Sama Chakewa  and  the familial bonds upon which it stands 

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The Art of Pottery

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8, May 2022

Pottery is more than a day job for the people in Bhaktapur- it symbolises the work of their ancestor...

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In Focus: The Rato Machindranath Jatra 2022 commences

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5, May 2022

The revered Rato Machindranath Jatra begins its journey from Pulchowk

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Unmasking The Culture of Nepal

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4, May 2022

The art of mask making flourishes in our country and holds as much significance in our culture as th...

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The Historical Hitis of Kathmandu Valley

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8, Apr 2022

Hitis, or Dhungedharas are traditional water spouts through which water was supplied to the public i...

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Local Temples to Visit Around Kathmandu

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3, Apr 2022

When you think of the temples in Kathmandu Valley, you remember the big three; Pashupatinath, Nyatap...

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The Festive Fervor of Holi

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17, Mar 2022

A two-day festival, Holi or Fagu Purnima is a spring festival that marks the triumph of good over ev...

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'Tashi Delek' - Gyalpo Lhosar

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3, Mar 2022

Marking their new year, the Sherpa community celebrates Gyalpo Lhosar today

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Mahashivaratri: The Night of the Shiva

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1, Mar 2022

Observe the tantalizing and mesmerizing celebration of Lord Shiva as the all of Nepal comes to life

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Sonam Lhosar being observed today

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2, Feb 2022

Sonam Lhosar never fails to deliver an attractive parade of cultural dances, custom, and tradition d...

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Maghe Sankranti: Welcoming a New Dawn

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15, Jan 2022

Helping us reiterate these dreams and aspirations and inspiring hope anew, is the festival of Maghe...

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An Indigenous Artist's Perspective

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11, Jan 2022

Bijay Dutta speaks to Samyak Dhar Tuladhar from Nepal Traveller about his iconic art pieces, his mot...

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MAHASHIVARATRI (महाशिवरात्रि)

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10, Mar 2021

Festival of Lord Shiva, devotees, and Sadhus in huge numbers gathering at the iconic Pashupatinath t...

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Saraswati Puja; Basanta Panchami

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16, Feb 2021

Saraswati Puja, the worship of the goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom and learning. 

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Lhosar:  The Ethnic Nepali New Year

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11, Feb 2021

Lhosar, an ethnic New Year of Nepal and a festival celebrated by Tibetans, Sherpas Gurung, and Taman...

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Swasthani Barta Katha

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28, Jan 2021

Swasthani Brata Katha, a story narrated by Lord Kumar (Kartikay), elder son of Lord Shiva and goddes...

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Unique Dance styles of Nepal

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8, Jan 2021

The style of dance also varies in form of occasion and place where they celebrate it. This article l...

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Gather the Local Nepali Memories!

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29, Dec 2020

If you are a person who loves to meet new people, listen to their stories, taste various dishes and...

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Thangka: A Message from the Temple

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25, Dec 2020

Original Thangka paintings are made with proper rules and guidance, like painting the eyes at the la...

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Chyangra Pashmina: Love from the Himalayas

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13, Dec 2020

Chyangra Pashmina is regarded as one of the finest products and best wool in the world all the way u...

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The Living Goddess of Nepal - Kumari

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7, Dec 2020

The worshippers touch her foot and bow in front of her with utmost faith that she holds the energy a...

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Hastasilpa (Handicrafts)

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18, Nov 2020

‘Hasta’ referring to ‘hand’ and ‘silpa’ meaning ‘craft’, Nepalese handicrafts still hold the same es...

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Goru Tihar or Govardhan puja

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13, Nov 2020

The five days long and Nepal's second biggest festival Tihar, is among the very few festivals that f...

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Deusi Bhailo

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12, Nov 2020

Traditional folklore sang during the festival of Tihar.

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TAPARI: A traditional leaf plate!

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10, Nov 2020

Known for its traditional significance, Tapari has a good demand in the market due to its eco-friend...

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Sama Chakeva

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29, Oct 2020

A Festival marking the Affection of Brother and Sister

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Jhijiya- a pride traditional dance of Mithila

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28, Oct 2020

A local dance form of the Mithila region showing the essence of ethnicity.

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Dhaka Topi: National Pride

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7, Oct 2020

The Dhaka topi is a symbol of Nepali identity, pride and honorableness and nobleness in men.

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Vivah Panchami: Celebrating a divine union

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20, Aug 2020

On this auspicious day, thousands of people and devotees come to Janakpurdham from all over the worl...

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Chaite Dashain celebrates the victory of good over evil

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20, Aug 2020

People come together and celebrate the festival with the family and friends

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Ram Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Ram

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20, Aug 2020

Devotees observe a fast on the day and pay their obeisance to Lord Ram.

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Udhauli Parva: A celebration of nature’s blessings

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20, Aug 2020

Udhauli Parva is celebrated with much enthusiasm by the Kirant community

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Kukur Tihar: Every dog enjoys this day

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19, Aug 2020

Dogs are also considered as the guardians of the afterlife and therefore respected and pampered

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Kaag Tihar: When crow are worshiped

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19, Aug 2020

Crows, the messengers of death are kept content with offerings

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Bhai Tika – celebrating sibling bonds

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19, Aug 2020

During this festival, sisters worship and pray for a long and prosperous life for their brothers

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Chaurchan - Moon Festival

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19, Aug 2020

Festival also known as Chauthichan people worships the rising moon.

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LAXMI PUJA: Welcoming the goddess of wealth

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19, Aug 2020

The whole nation especially Kathmandu looks very beautiful and lit up during the night

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Fulpati: Offerings for health and wealth

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19, Aug 2020

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Ghatasthapana – commencement of Dashain

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17, Aug 2020

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Jitiya – A festival of women

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17, Aug 2020

Jitiya highlights the cultural role and importance of women in the Terai region

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Gaura the festival of the far-west

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16, Aug 2020

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"Janai Purnima" the festival of sacred thread and delicacies

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3, Aug 2020

Janai Purnima is a festival celebrated in Nepal as Janai Purnima by the Brahmin community, Kwati P...

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Heart Of Nepal ‘Kathmandu’

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2, Mar 2020

Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is one of the salient fusional locations where modern lifestyle and...

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Maha Shivaratri 2020

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20, Feb 2020

Maha Shivaratri an annual Hindu festival and the darkest night of the year that celebrates the Grace...

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Shahid Diwas In Nepal

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30, Jan 2020

A day in honour of the fallen heroes of Nepal

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Shree Panchami Celebrated in Nepal

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29, Jan 2020

Worshiping the Hindu Goddess Saraswati, the festival of Shree Panchami is observed by the Hindu comm...

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Maghe Sankranti

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15, Jan 2020

Helping us reiterate these dreams and aspirations and inspiring hope anew, is the festival of Maghe...

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The Brilliant Bliss of Breakfasts

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13, Jan 2020

A hearty piquant breakfast is what we believe, the best way to get a jump-start on the day’s proceed...

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“Lhosar Anshimala” – Happy New Year

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31, Dec 2019

Tamu Lhosar is a festival celebrated by the Gurung community every 15th of Paush to bid farewell to...

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Celebrating Yomari Punhi

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12, Dec 2019

Yomari Punhi, is a Newari festival celebrated during the full moon day of Thinlã, second month of th...

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Biswakarma Pooja

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17, Sep 2019

Biswakarma Pooja will be observed on 18th September this year.

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Indra Jatra

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12, Sep 2019

Newar community of the Kathmandu Valley observe Indra Jatra festival this week.

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Rishi Panchami

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2, Sep 2019

Third day ritual during Teej celebration for sanctification of the soul, mind and body, Rishi Pancha...

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Haritalika Teej

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1, Sep 2019

Hindu women in Nepal observe the celebration of the festival Hartalika Teej today, September 2

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Kushe Aunsi — Traditional Nepali Father’s Day

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29, Aug 2019

The people of Nepal observe their traditional father’s day today, August 30

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Gai Jatra—A Parade to Liven the Mood

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15, Aug 2019

The Gai Jatra or the cow festival (Sa Paro in Newari) will be observed on August 16 this year

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Annual Hindu Festival Naag Panchami celebrated today, August 5

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5, Aug 2019

Here are a few glimpses of Naag Panchami celebrated at Naag Pokhari

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Riding Against Cancer - Kathmandu Kora 2019

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21, Jul 2019

An event apart from the rest, the 9th annual cycling event held on July 20 ended on a successful not...

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Unique Things to do in Kathmandu

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9, Jul 2019

Immerse yourself in Nepali culture and thrilling adventures with these unique activities

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Must-visit Museums in Kathmandu

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19, Jun 2019

A look into these six museums in Kathmandu will give you a glimpse into the history, culture, tradit...

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Kathmandu celebrates Eid al-Fitr

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5, Jun 2019

‘Eid Mubarak’, a common exchange of greetings preceded by numerous acts of kindness, forgiveness, fa...

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Buddha Jayanti being observed today

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17, May 2019

Today we celebrate the life of Buddha, a special day commemorating his teachings

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An Embodiment Of Spiritual Virtues: Bijeshwori Temple

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25, Mar 2019

The deity Vajrayogini’s essence is of great passion; free of selfishness and illusion

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Where the River Begins: A Hike to Shivapuri Peak

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20, Jan 2019

Shivapuri is one of the closest hills surrounding Kathmandu valley, definitely the place for a day’s...

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Chaku Making In Time For Maghe Sankranti

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15, Jan 2019

Reeya Pradhan from Nepal Traveller ventures out to Tokha, the heart of chaku making.

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Oldest temple in Nepal

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19, Dec 2018

Built in the Lichhavi period, Changu Narayan Temple is said to be the oldest Hindu temple in the Kat...

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Celebrate Christmas 2017 in Kathmandu

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19, Dec 2018

Christmas is right around the corner and the city is all prepped for the holiday. So where do you go...

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5 Farmer's Markets in Kathmandu

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19, Dec 2018

Farmer's markets have some of the best organic produce while promoting a sense of community.

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Welcoming the New Year

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19, Dec 2018

New Year is just around the corner and if you’re planning to start the upcoming year with friends an...

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Prithvi Jayanti: The One-day All Nepalis Share In Common

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19, Dec 2018

On the occasion of Prithvi Jayanti, Nepal commemorates the birthday of her founder and unifier, the...

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Maghe Sankranti: Celebrating the winter festival

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19, Dec 2018

Maghe Sankranti is one of the auspicious festivals of Nepal which is believed to signify the end of...

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Nepali etiquettes you should know

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19, Dec 2018

A list of useful social etiquettes that will make your visit to Nepal a lot more hassle free.

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Sonam Lhosar Celebrated today

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19, Dec 2018

Sonam Lhosar never fails to deliver an attractive parade of cultural dances, custom, and tradition d...

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Restoring the old at Patan Museum

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18, Dec 2018

Two years ago, the earthquake of 2015 had severed the entire east side of Sundari Chowk, now it hold...

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Maha Shivaratri: The Night of Shiva

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18, Dec 2018

Closely associated with Pashupati, Shivaratri literally means the night of Shiva which marks the uni...

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Five Tattoo Parlors in Kathmandu That You Should Definitely Check Out

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18, Dec 2018

In recent times, the tattoo culture in Nepal has grown increasingly. This culture has paved ways for...

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Holi: The Festival of Colours

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18, Dec 2018

A two-day festival, Holi or Fagu Purnima is a spring festival that marks the triumph of good over ev...

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Top Yoga Studios to Check Out in Kathmandu

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18, Dec 2018

Modernization has hardly affected the presence of spiritualism in Nepal, hence mastering in yoga is...

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Ghode Jatra: Chasing out evil and welcoming good luck

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18, Dec 2018

Ghode Jatra is a festival that holds significance in both the cultural and formal aspects of the cap...

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5 THINGS ABOUT BHAKTAPUR THAT YOU CANNOT MISS

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18, Dec 2018

If you’re looking for a getaway that offers a unique cultural experience, step into Nepal’s very own...

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Mata Tirtha Aunsi : A day that celebrates motherhood

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18, Dec 2018

Mother’s day is revered in Nepali society as it is the day the children express their gratitude to t...

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Rato Machhindranath Jatra commences

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18, Dec 2018

Rato Macchindranath Jatra, the grandest festival of Nepal, has finally begun. The tall chariot is on...

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Commemorating Lord Buddha's Birthday

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18, Dec 2018

Nepal celebrates Buddha Jayanti to remember Lord Buddha's birthday

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Journey of Rato Machchhindranath

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18, Dec 2018

'Rato Machchhindranath Jatra' the longest chariot pulling festival of Nepal that begins from Pulchow...

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Fresh Mountain Cheese in Nepal, using traditional techniques from the French Alps

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18, Dec 2018

Himalayan French Cheese has beaten all odds and has been successful in establishing a chain speciali...

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Best Swimming pool options in Kathmandu

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18, Dec 2018

Beat the summer heat and cool off at the pool

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5 Things to do in Kirtipur

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18, Dec 2018

People are drawn to this place due to its mesmerizing temples and to experience its rich culture and...

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10 Facts about Taleju Bhawani Temple (Kathmandu)

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18, Dec 2018

One of the most powerful goddesses Taleju Bhawani resides as the Guardian deity of Kathmandu Valley.

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Ropai Jatra, a Festival of Farmers

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18, Dec 2018

Asar 15 is a day full of fun and festivities and eating. ‘Mana Ropera Muri Falauni’ (sow little and...

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Nepal

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18, Dec 2018

There are 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Nepal, including seven in Kathmandu Valley itself.

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A Shrawan song

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18, Dec 2018

Yet another colourful Monday

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Swept into the mysticism

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18, Dec 2018

The story behind the grand stature of the Kumari

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Sarangi, a tale of the tale teller

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10, Dec 2018

The hundred colours of the Sarangi slowly turning into a rainbow yet again

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A sustainable celebration

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10, Dec 2018

Where N Wear calls for a fun-filled and woke Saturday

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Dashain: A fifteen-day glimpse into Nepal

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10, Dec 2018

Hype on the streets, scurry of people, kites and pings, the festival of Dashain is here

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Laxmi Puja celebrated throughout the nation

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10, Dec 2018

On a virtually dark night, people of the Kathmandu valley make the city glow to celebrate

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The essence of Mha Puja

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10, Dec 2018

The fourth day of Tihar sees lights, colourful mandalas, delicious treats and an idolization of you.

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Tihar, the Five Day Long Festival of Lights

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10, Dec 2018

Tihar Concludes with a Celebration of Brother and Sisterhood

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47th National day of the United Arab Emirates

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10, Dec 2018

Embassy of UAE, Kathmandu recognises 47th National Day and strengthens ties with Nepal

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Stories that inspired the plot

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10, Dec 2018

Only a few months after the release of his first book, Mahendra P. Joshi finds himself in conversati...

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Namaste Eid 2017: Fostering unity among various religions

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7, Dec 2018

The Eid Festival was open to all visitors of any backgrounds and faiths, with an array of entertainm...

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Dhan-Nach: A traditional dance of the Limbus

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7, Dec 2018

The traditional Dhan Nach dance mirrors the culture and lifestyle of the Limbus

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7 Must read travel books

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7, Dec 2018

Enriches your knowledge about Nepal’s diverse culture, unique history and breathtaking natural beaut...

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Farmers Market at Le Sherpa is healthy, organic and fun

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7, Dec 2018

The Farmers Market at Le Sherpa every Saturday brings together producers of fresh organic produce fr...

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10 facts about Swayambhu Stupa

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7, Dec 2018

Here are a few facts you should know about the great Buddhist stupa

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Tips for Monsoon Trekking

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25, Jul 2024

Make the most of your monsoon trek by following safety tips and enjoying every moment

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7 Tips for a Smooth Road Trip

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22, Jul 2024

A great road trip combines smart planning with flexibility which turns every mile into a new adventu...

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How Travel Unexpectedly Transforms You Into A Better Person

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21, Jul 2024

Beyond the picture-perfect moments, travel secretly equips you with essential skills , transforming...

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The Role of Community-Based Tourism in Nepal’s Sustainable Development

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19, Jul 2024

Community-Based Tourism in Nepal helps local communities by creating jobs, preserving culture, and p...

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Capture Unforgettable Moments- A Guide to Travel Photography

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18, Jul 2024

Your comprehensive guide to travel photography, covering essential equipment, techniques for great s...

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To-Do List In And Around Kathmandu Valley

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18, Jul 2024

This selected list highlights the best activities in and around Kathmandu Valley, offering a perfect...

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How to Plan a Budget-Friendly Trip to Nepal

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16, Jul 2024

Enjoy a memorable and cost-effective journey through Nepal, from choosing the best travel times to a...

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Tourism Boom in Khumbu: Record Visits and Revenue

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12, Jul 2024

Baisakh saw the highest number of tourists, as it coincides with the peak tourist season, whereas Sa...

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7 Safety Tips For Travelers

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9, Jul 2024

Traveling can be an enriching and exciting experience, but safety should always be a priority

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Conquer Lumre Waterfall's Canyons

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9, Jul 2024

Just a short journey from the vibrant city of Pokhara, this one-day canyoning expedition offers an e...

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Bara District: Home of the Historic Gadhimai Festival

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2, Jul 2024

Bara District in Nepal is renowned for its cultural richness and the historic Gadhimai Festival, a c...

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Traveling Nepal with Autism: A Comprehensive Guide

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2, Jul 2024

With proper planning and support, individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can enjoy a safe a...

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Asar 15- National Paddy Day

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28, Jun 2024

National Paddy Day in Nepal is a vibrant and culturally rich festival that indicates the beginning o...

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Tips for First Time Solo Travellers

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11, Jun 2024

Pack your bags, step out of your comfort zone, and begin on an adventure that promises to be both en...

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Compelling Reasons for Trekking in Nepal

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28, Apr 2024

Trekking in Nepal presents an ideal opportunity to escape demands of technology and immerse oneself...

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Tips and Suggestion on Mountain Biking

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23, Apr 2024

mountain biking is a thrilling and adventurous way to experience the great outdoors, challenge ones...

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Bhaktapur's Unique Tongue Piercing Ritual

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16, Apr 2024

Passed down through generations, this tradition serves as a testament to the enduring heritage and c...

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How to Celebrate Ram Navami

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16, Apr 2024

Ram Navami is a Hindu festival celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Rama, also known as the seventh ...

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Friday Facts: Ghode Jatra

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5, Apr 2024

Ghode Jatra is a vibrant and culturally rich festival that reflects the history, mythology, and trad...

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Tips and Suggestions for Pet- Friendly Trip

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2, Apr 2024

With proper preparation and attention to detail, you can create memorable adventures and strengthen...

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The Shey Gompa Trek

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1, Apr 2024

This challenging trek takes you through the famous Tibetan Buddhist culture and ancient monasteries

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The Deities of Compassion: Festivals of Machhindranath in Nepal

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29, Mar 2024

According to Hindu mythology, Matsyendra/Machhindranath was swallowed by a fish, where he practiced...

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Friday Facts: The Bageshwori Temple

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29, Mar 2024

the construction of the temple is built in honor of the goddess Sati Devi, preserving beliefs in div...

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Friday Facts: Celebration Of Color, HOLI

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22, Mar 2024

Holi honors various mythological events, focusing on the victory of good over evil

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Renowned place for paragliding - II

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21, Mar 2024

Paragliding in Nepal offers the majestic Himalayan landscapes while enjoying the views of mountains,...

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Celebration of Holi in Kathmandu valley

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20, Mar 2024

In Kathmandu Valley, there are many well-known places where you can join in the Holi celebrations

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PATAN: AN ANCIENT LIVING PLACE

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19, Mar 2024

The best craftspeople in the valley may be found in Patan, sometimes referred to as "Lalitpur," the...

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Renowned Paragliding spots of Nepal- I

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18, Mar 2024

These Popular spots provide unforgettable experiences for adventurers of all levels

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CHANGU NARAYAN TEMPLE: LICHHAVI'S FINEST ARCHITECTURE

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17, Mar 2024

The oldest temple in Nepal is said to be Changu Narayan. With its elaborate embossed artwork, it con...

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Things to do in Makalu Base Camp

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17, Mar 2024

Trekking to Makalu Base Camp is a wonderful adventure where you can walk through beautiful landscape...

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Chaitra Sankranti: Welcoming Spring and New Beginnings

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14, Mar 2024

This day is celebrated with deep devotion, as the sun holds great spiritual significance, power, vit...

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Exploring Nepal's Pottery Heritage

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13, Mar 2024

In each of these places, pottery-making is not just a craft but also a reflection of Nepal's rich cu...

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Top 6 Things to do in Upper Mustang

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13, Mar 2024

Upper Mustang is more than a destination; it's an opportunity to discover a world where traditions e...

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Top 8 Tips and Suggestions For Mountaineering

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12, Mar 2024

Successful mountain climbing requires careful planning, right gears, and diverse skills

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Why is Maha Shivaratri Celebrated?

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7, Mar 2024

Maha Shivaratri holds great spiritual and cultural significance for Hindus, providing an opportunity...

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Gorakhkali Puja of Gorkha

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5, Mar 2024

The specific worship rituals, or pooja, are performed, especially at the Gorakhkali Temple in Gorkha...

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Embracing Winter Wonderland: Top 7 Tips for a Snowy Adventure

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2, Feb 2024

With proper preparation and an understanding of winter-specific considerations, you can embrace the...

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Winter Trekking in Nepal: Navigating Dos and Don'ts

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12, Dec 2023

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Winter Trekking in Nepal: Embracing the Tranquil Beauty of the Himalayas

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4, Dec 2023

Trekking in Nepal during the winter months offers a unique and enchanting experience for those seeki...

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Solo Trekking in Nepal: Tips and Suggestions for a Safe Adventure

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8, Nov 2023

By following these tips and suggestions, you can embark on a safe and enjoyable solo trekking advent...

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Hyatt Place Kathmandu's Festive Cake Mixing: A Flavorful Prelude

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5, Nov 2023

Hyatt Place Kathmandu's Zing Bar turn into a holiday wonderland with a heartwarming cake mixing cere...

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Top 5 temples to visit during Dashain and Navaratri

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18, Oct 2023

Dashain, a paramount festival in Nepal, holds profound significance for a populace deeply rooted in...

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Top 5 Dashain Festival Tour itineraries in Nepal

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17, Oct 2023

For travellers seeking an immersive experience delving into the unique culture, traditions, rituals,...

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Unmissable Dashain Escape and Exclusive Packages

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16, Oct 2023

Celebrate Dashain in style with incredible packages at various renowned hotels and resorts. Enjoy a...

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Why Celebrate Dashain: Embracing Tradition and Togetherness in Nepal

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15, Oct 2023

Dashain is a time for celebrating tradition, spirituality, and togetherness in Nepal. It offers a un...

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Celebration of Indra Jatra

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3, Oct 2023

The eight-day long Indra Jatra festival falls in September and is one of the most exciting and rever...

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Ganesh Chaturthi: Celebrating the Birth of the Auspicious God

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19, Sep 2023

As we celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi, we not only honor the birth of Lord Ganesha but also embrace the v...

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Teej Festival: A Celebration of Tradition and Culture

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17, Sep 2023

Teej is not just a festival; it is an emotional outlet for women to express their joys, pains, and s...

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Nepal's Regions: Finding Your Adventure

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13, Sep 2023

Whether you're seeking mountain vistas, cultural immersion, or jungle adventures, Nepal's regions of...

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Tips and Suggestions for Acquiring Trekking Gear in Kathmandu

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13, Sep 2023

Whether you opt for rentals or choose to invest in quality items, this vibrant city caters to trekke...

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Five Summer Gifts: Pancha Dan Festival

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13, Sep 2023

Pancha Dan stands as a testament to the enduring traditions and devotion of Buddhists in Nepal, who...

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Krishna Janmashtami: Celebrating the Divine Birth of Lord Krishna

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5, Sep 2023

Krishna Janmashtami is a cherished festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna and the eterna...

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Janai Purnima: Exploring the Threads of Tradition and Rituals Through Captivating Visuals

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31, Aug 2023

Janai Purnima is Hindu festival celebrated by almost every family of Nepal. According to Nepali Cale...

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Raksha Bandhan: A Tapestry of Sibling Affection and Protection

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31, Aug 2023

Rituals like Raksha Bandhan are not mere customs; they carry the weight of societal cohesion

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Best Seasons to Visit Nepal

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11, Aug 2023

With four distinct climatic seasons, Nepal emerges as a destination that welcomes exploration throug...

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Tips for Responsible Tourism on the Annapurna Circuit

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9, Aug 2023

As tourism ranks second in Nepal's economy, responsible practices become vital for the region's sust...

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The Ultimate Guide to the Annapurna Circuit Trek in Nepal

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3, Aug 2023

The Annapurna Circuit trek promises an unforgettable journey through the heart of the Himalayas, off...

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Top 5 must-visit places in Parbat

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14, Jul 2023

Parbat, with its diverse attractions and warm hospitality, invites you to explore its hidden treasur...

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Top 5 Tips for Trekking in Monsoon: Embrace the Rainy Adventure

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13, Jul 2023

Trekking in the monsoon season offers a chance to witness nature's beauty in its most vibrant form....

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Top 5 tips for hiking in Monsoon

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5, Jul 2023

These safety precautions will help ensure a safer hiking experience and provide peace of mind while...

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In Frames: Monsoon Magic awakens Pokhara Lakeside

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29, Jun 2023

As the monsoon season settles in, Pokhara Lakeside transform into a mesmerizing canvas of nature's v...

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Butterfly Watching in Nepal: A Colorful Splendor

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27, Jun 2023

Nepal's butterfly-watching experience promises to be a sensory feast, where every step reveals a new...

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In Frames: Baudeshwor Waterfall

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25, Jun 2023

Many Kathmandu residents who enjoy nature are making Baudeshwor Waterfall one of their favorite city...

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Top 7 things to do in Durbar Marg

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25, Jun 2023

Durbar Marg is a captivating destination that seamlessly blends tradition with modernity. From culin...

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Top 5 Cultural Marvels in Patan

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23, Jun 2023

Patan, with its captivating heritage and artistic allure, offers a truly immersive experience for tr...

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Discover the Top 5 Enchanting Charms of Hetauda

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22, Jun 2023

Explore the sacred temples, immerse yourself in history, and revel in the serene beauty of nature th...

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Top 5 attractions around Khaptad National Park

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19, Jun 2023

Khaptad National Park encompasses not only breathtaking natural beauty but also a tapestry of histor...

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Exploring Gaindakot: The Top 5 Must-Do Activities

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14, Jun 2023

A picturesque town known for its serene surroundings and vibrant cultural heritage, Gaindakot, is in...

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Gateway to Nepal's Cultural Tapestry: Til Madhav Narayan Temple

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14, Jun 2023

Exploring the Til Madhav Narayan Temple is an opportunity to connect with Nepal's ancient heritage,...

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Top 5 Attractions in and around Bhedetar

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12, Jun 2023

Bhedetar truly captivates with its enchanting landscapes, warm hospitality, and the perfect blend of...

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Top 5 Attractions of Sirubari

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9, Jun 2023

The village boasts a rich heritage of local production and a habitat nestled in the hilly region, en...

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Captivating Encounters: Elephant Bathing at Chitwan National Park

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7, Jun 2023

Whether diving from their backs into the river, playing alongside these gentle giants, or simply obs...

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Top 5 things to do in Daman

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7, Jun 2023

From enjoying a delightful picnic amidst the scenic beauty to embarking on a thrilling heli tour fro...

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In Pics: Wildlife in Chitwan

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2, Jun 2023

Chitwan National Park in Nepal is a haven for wildlife enthusiasts, boasting a diverse range of anim...

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Why whitewater rafting best in Nepal?

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31, May 2023

The combination of stunning natural landscapes, diverse rivers, cultural encounters, and professiona...

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5 must-visit Thakali Food Restaurants

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30, May 2023

From small, cozy eateries to upscale restaurants, there are ample options to explore and indulge in...

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Newar community celebrates Sithi Nakha festival in Nepal

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25, May 2023

The Newar community celebrates the Sithi Nakha festival to mark the beginning of monsoon season by c...

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Morning Glances Of Jawalakhel

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25, May 2023

The Bhoto Jatra, held in Jawalakhel, concludes the month-long Rato Machhindranath Jatra. People gath...

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Top 5 things to do in Namche Bazaar

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23, May 2023

Namche Bazaar is not just a stopover for trek preparation; it is an attraction in its own right. Tak...

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Tips for Monsoon Travel

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22, May 2023

Gloomy, yet mischievous sky, freshness of air, the sound of raindrops, get ready for this monsoon se...

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A Day in Kathmandu: Exploring the Charms of Nepal's Capital

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18, May 2023

From the striking Hindu and Buddhist sites to the bustling streets and tantalizing cuisine, it charm...

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Top 5 things to do in Jomsom

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17, May 2023

Jomsom offers more than just hiking and adventure; it encompasses warm hospitality, genuine smiles,...

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National Park Fee Entry in Nepal

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17, May 2023

The National Park Entry Fee in Nepal must be obtained in advance to enter protected areas

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5 must-visit Newari restaurants in Kathmandu Valley

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15, May 2023

The intricate spices, rich flavors, and unique cooking techniques make Newari food a true culinary d...

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How to Prevent and Manage Altitude Sickness: Tips for High-Altitude Travellers

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12, May 2023

Altitude sickness is a common condition that can occur when travelling to high-altitude areas. By fo...

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Top 7 fun activities to do this weekend

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9, May 2023

Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone and explore the various outdoor activities around y...

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Top 7 places shouldn't be missed in Nepal

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8, May 2023

By seeking out these attractions in Nepal, travellers can get a more authentic and intimate experien...

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In Frames: Banepa Chandeswori Jatra

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7, May 2023

The largest event in Nepal's Kavrepalanchowk district is known as Chandeshwori Jatra. Three days are...

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Why Nepal is best for Trekking?

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5, May 2023

Nepal offers an incredible experience for those who love trekking, adventure, and nature. Its natura...

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Seeking Blessings for a Prosperous Year Ahead: The Banepa Chandeswari Jatra Festival

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4, May 2023

Banepa Chandeswari Jatra is a festival that is deeply rooted in the culture and tradition of the peo...

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Ubhauli Prava: The Kirat Community's Celebration of Spring and Unity

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4, May 2023

Ubhauli Prava is a significant festival celebrated by the Kirat community of Nepal. The festival is...

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Celebrating Buddha Jayanti in Nepal: A Reflection of Rich Cultural Heritage

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3, May 2023

The celebrations are marked by devotion, spirituality, and a sense of community, and they offer a gl...

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Trekking in Nepal: Tips for a Safe and Enjoyable Journey

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28, Apr 2023

Trekking in Nepal can be challenging and requires careful planning and preparation. Here are some ti...

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Top 5 Tips for Successful Summer Travel

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24, Apr 2023

By taking advantage of outdoor activities, being mindful of the environment, staying safe in the hea...

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In Frames: Tokha Biska Jatra

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19, Apr 2023

In Tokha, on the northern outskirts of the Kathmandu Valley, the renowned cultural event known as Bi...

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Paragliding in Nepal: Tips for a Safe and Thrilling Adventure

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18, Apr 2023

With its stunning landscapes and breathtaking views, Nepal offers some of the best paragliding exper...

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Best ways to end Ramadan

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17, Apr 2023

By paying Zakat al-Fitr, planning for celebrations, attending Eid prayers, exchanging greetings, giv...

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Kathmandu Durbar Square: Then and Now

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17, Apr 2023

The Kathmandu Durbar Square has undergone significant changes over the years, but it still retains i...

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Music, Dance, and Festivals: A Look into the Vibrant Culture of the Magar People

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16, Apr 2023

The Magar community is an important and vibrant part of Nepalese society, with a rich cultural herit...

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In Frames: Bhaktapur biska jatra observation

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14, Apr 2023

One of Bhaktapur's most well-known festivals is Biska Jatra. It is regarded by the aesthete as one o...

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Bisket Jatra Festival celebrated in Bhaktapur, Nepal

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11, Apr 2023

People pull the chariot of Lord Bhairav during the first day of the Bisket Jatra Festival at Bhaktap...

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Exploring the Rich Tibetan Culture in Nepal

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11, Apr 2023

The religious beliefs and practices have greatly influenced the tibetan culture, from their art and...

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Explore the rich culture of Nepal’s Gurung Community

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10, Apr 2023

Gurungs are a community of people who mainly inhabit the western and central regions of Nepal, parti...

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Cultural festival held in Kathmandu, Nepal

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10, Apr 2023

Newar individuals are seen playing traditional musical instruments while dressed in traditional cost...

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Why Nepali New Year is different from English New Year?

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10, Apr 2023

The celebration of Nepali New Year falls in the month of April and is widely celebrated in Nepal, In...

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Bisket Jatra, cultural fare of Bhaktapur

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9, Apr 2023

Bisket Jatra is one of the most popular festivals celebrated in Bhaktapur which usually takes place...

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Why is Prasad offered after worship?

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6, Apr 2023

The food offered to God is referred to as Naivedya, whereas the sacred food sanctified and returned...

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Sagan: Newari Luck Bringing Foods

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5, Apr 2023

Sagan is a ritual of saying “Good luck” to someone for something important. The components of Sagan...

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Seto Machindranath Jatra: A Carnival for Devotees

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3, Apr 2023

The chariot pulled in this festival is built by the members of the Guthi (a trust) about 10 days bef...

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Namje Community Homestay: What Nepal Has to Offer Beyond the Natural Beauty

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3, Apr 2023

If your trip to Nepal is confined to hotels and luxury only, you are missing out on a lot. In much l...

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In Frames: Seto Machindranath Jatra

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31, Mar 2023

Seto Machindranath Rath Jatra is a festival that takes place every year around the end of March (Cha...

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Where to Find: Thangka

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29, Mar 2023

Thangka painting is an old Tibetan Buddhist art genre in which Buddhist deities are depicted. Becaus...

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Ram Navami: Celebration of the Birth of Lord Ram

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28, Mar 2023

Ram Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Ram, who is believed to be the avatar of Lord Vishnu. It fal...

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Chaite Dashain: Dashain in Spring

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27, Mar 2023

Chaite Dashain is a religious celebration of the victory of good over evil.

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How to Make the Most of your Visa in Nepal

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23, Mar 2023

Nepal’s visa is one of the easiest to get as it is given to you on arrival at the airport or in the...

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In frames: Paha Chare Jatra celebration

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22, Mar 2023

In Nepal Mandala, Phan Charhe is one of the biggest religious celebrations of the year. A variety of...

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Where to Find... Trekking Gears

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22, Mar 2023

Thamel and its surroundings are home to a profusion of stores selling a wide range of hiking and tre...

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In Pics: Ghode Jatra celebration in Kathmandu

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21, Mar 2023

Ghode Jatra is celebrated to commemorate the victory over evil and to protect the Kathmandu valley f...

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Folk Musical Instruments of Nepal

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20, Mar 2023

In Jatras, festivals, weddings, cultural events, concerts, and countless other rituals, folk musical...

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Eco-Tourism In Nepal: A Need for Sustainability

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19, Mar 2023

In Nepal, ecotourism has evolved into a viable strategy for drawing visitors while assisting in the...

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Winner Of The Giveaway Contest!

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16, Mar 2023

Congratulations Mr. Birendra Pokharel! You've won the Nepal Traveller Cup Giveaway Contest!

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Yarsagumba: The Himalayan Viagra

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16, Mar 2023

Yarsagumba, also known as The Himalayan Viagra or Biological Gold, is an unusual hybrid of caterpill...

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Jatras of Nepal: Celebration of Festivals

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14, Mar 2023

As the saying goes, “Half of the calendar of the Newars are festivals.” But, nowadays, these festiva...

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In Frames: Night View of Kathmandu

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13, Mar 2023

Kathmandu city was established in the second century CE, making it one of the oldest continually inh...

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7 Little Known Facts about Buddhist Prayer Flags

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13, Mar 2023

As colourful and comely these prayer flags look, there are many superstitions about using them. You...

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Lapsi: The Nepali Plum

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10, Mar 2023

It is prevalent in mountainous environments on both slopes and terraces, and in addition to being a...

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In Pics: People Celebrating Holi in Nepal

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7, Mar 2023

During Holi, people gather, put their problems aside, and revel in the delight of colours

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Alternative Ways to Celebrate Holi

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is all about excitement and fun, and colours are the medium.

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How to Celebrate Holi?

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5, Mar 2023

Get out, meet people, and soak in the colours of Holi, but with caution.

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The Myth Behind Holi

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is a celebration of love, unity, and the mythical triumph of good over evil

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How to Take Your Holi Party to the Next Level

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5, Mar 2023

Holi is the celebration of colours, but mythologically, it is the jubilation at the triumph of good...

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The Mysterious Sadhus

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3, Mar 2023

Sadhus inspire people to strive for greater spiritual goals and a deeper grasp of the nature of real...

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Things to do for old couples in Nepal

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2, Mar 2023

As you get older, the old flame between couples usually recedes. It might be time to rekindle the ro...

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Waa Shya Dya: The Toothache God

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28, Feb 2023

Waa Shya Dya or Danteshwori Devi is very famous for spiritual healing of dental illnesses

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In Frames: Swayambhunath Stupa

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27, Feb 2023

Swaymbhunath, a tiny mountain northwest of Kathmandu Valley, is a place of tranquility and prayer. S...

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Why is Ladi Puja celebrated?

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27, Feb 2023

Ladi Puja, the Majhi community’s most important festival, is regarded as an institutional practice a...

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Gyalpo Lhosar Festival celebrated in Kathmandu, Nepal

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24, Feb 2023

People in traditional attire perform during the celebration of Gyalpo Lhosar Festival at Boudha in K...

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Check a Few Things off Your Bucket List in Nepal

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21, Feb 2023

If you want to see some gorgeous Himalayas, have exotic dishes and meet warm people, Nepal is a grea...

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In Pics: Celebration of 72nd National Democracy Day

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19, Feb 2023

In various parts of Nepal, people are commemorating the 72nd National Democracy Day

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In Pics: Celebration of 260th Nepal Army Day

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19, Feb 2023

On the occasion of the 260th Nepal Army Day, a Nepali Army team participated in a variety of activit...

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pics: People Celebrating Mahashivaratri in Nepal

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18, Feb 2023

On this day, thousands of devotees gather to worship at the nation's Shiva temples, making Mahashiva...

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Delicacies of Shiva Ratri

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16, Feb 2023

Hindus have special food for every occasion and celebration. Maha Shiva Ratri is no exception. So, g...

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How to prepare yourself for Shiva Ratri

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15, Feb 2023

Be cautious about things around you to celebrate Maha Shiva Ratri to the fullest.

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Home to the God of all Gods

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15, Feb 2023

According to the Hindu religion, Pashupatinath is considered as the protector of the universe and th...

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Bae-cation in the Month of Love Around Kathmandu

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13, Feb 2023

Spend Valentine’s Day with your partner at one of these charming locales to show them how much you c...

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Friday facts: Valentine’s Day

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10, Feb 2023

Despite the fact that its history is shrouded in mystery, there is no denying that this Valentine’s...

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How To Celebrate Teddy Day on Valentine’s Week?

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9, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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How to Celebrate Chocolate Day on Valentine’s Week?

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8, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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In Frames: Rato Machhendranath Temple

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7, Feb 2023

The Rato Machhendranath Temple, also known as the Temple of Bunga: Dyaa, is situated to the south of...

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How to Celebrate Propose Day on Valentine's Week?

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7, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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How to Celebrate Rose Day on Valentine’s Week?

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6, Feb 2023

Both men and women can do this to let their partners know what they mean to them.

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Kailashnath Mahadev: A Grand Monument of Devotion

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6, Feb 2023

The 143 foot tall statue of the Hindu deity, which is known as the second tallest Shiva statue in th...

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Etiquette While Traveling in Nepal

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3, Feb 2023

Etiquette is the common manners of a culture. You must be very careful not to offend anyone with no...

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Few Words to Learn Before Travelling to Nepal

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1, Feb 2023

Imagine that you are lost without a guide or a translator. How would you find your way back? Here ar...

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Thenduk: A Tibetan Inspired Dish

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31, Jan 2023

It is found in different places of Kathmandu, where a high number of Sherpas and other mountainous c...

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Shahid Diwas: In Honour of the Bloodshed of the Brave

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29, Jan 2023

The Martyrs’ Day is celebrated in honor of those who sacrificed their lives for the rights of the pe...

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The Art of Doll Making

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27, Jan 2023

Along with encouraging the use of cornhusks in Nepali craftwork and employing women, these dolls are...

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Top 5 Things To Do in Garden Of Dreams

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25, Jan 2023

This garden’s sanctuary of calm and quiet is intended to entice every visitor

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Saraswati Puja: The festival honouring the Goddess of Knowledge

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25, Jan 2023

Saraswati puja is significant for worshipping Saraswati, the goddess of wisdom and knowledge

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Activities You Can't Miss at Bhaktapur

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24, Jan 2023

Bhaktapur is one of Nepal’s cleanest cities. It is not as busy as Kathmandu and doesn’t suffer from...

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Krishna Mandir: A Marble of Stone Carving

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24, Jan 2023

The Krishna Mandir is a dream shrine of Siddhi Narsingh Malla, that was constructed right in front o...

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In Frames: Temples around Mangal Bazar

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23, Jan 2023

The famed Patan Mangal Bazaar is situated across the Bagmati River from Kathmandu. Shop-loving touri...

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In Frames: Celebration of Sonam Lhosar

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22, Jan 2023

Sonam Lhosar is a Nepalese new year festival celebrated by the Tamang and Hyolmo peoples of Sikkim a...

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Sonam Lhosar: The Tamang New Year

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20, Jan 2023

Sonam Lhosar heralds a new year for the Tamangs. They celebrate it with gusto.

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In Frames: Nepali Handicraft Products

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18, Jan 2023

The history of Nepalese handicrafts dates back to the Stone Age, when humans lacked suitable tools f...

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National Earthquake Safety Day

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16, Jan 2023

National earthquake safety day is being celebrated on January 16 with the “'Earthquake safe infrastr...

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Skiing in the Lap of the Himalayas

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16, Jan 2023

The highlands of Nepal offer plenty of opportunities for such adventure sports, despite the fact tha...

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In frames: Maghe Sankranti celebration

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15, Jan 2023

Maghe Sankranti is celebrated on the first day of the winter solstice-containing month of Magh in th...

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Delicacies of Maghe Sankranti

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13, Jan 2023

Maghe Sankranti seems like a universal festival as different communities celebrate it under differen...

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In Frames: Daily life of people in Bouddha

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12, Jan 2023

A stupa in Kathmandu, Nepal, called Bouddha is also known as Boudhanath, Khasti Chaitya, and Khsa Ch...

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Artistic Kathmandu: Wall Art Done on the walls of Baneshwor

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10, Jan 2023

Paintings regarding social inclusion is completed and being exhibited on the walls of Transport Mana...

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Bhakka: A Reason to Wake Up in Wintry Mornings

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8, Jan 2023

As the National Bhakka Day is fast approaching, Bhakka has been promoted because of its health benef...

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In Frames: A sight of Thamel

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6, Jan 2023

A business district in Nepal's capital city of Kathmandu. Since the time of the hippies, when many a...

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Tips and Suggestions for Travelling During Covid 19

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4, Jan 2023

Enjoy your travel keeping these tips and suggestions in mind during the pandemic

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The Rautes: Untouched by Time

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3, Jan 2023

The fact that the Rautes have, somehow, managed to conserve their hunting and gathering life even in...

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In Frames: Asan Bazaar

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2, Jan 2023

Asan Tol असन टोल, Asan Twāh असं त्वाः is a ceremonial, market and residential area in the center of...

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Friday Facts about the New Year

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30, Dec 2022

The New Year is one of the most celebrated holidays globally. It is a celebration to look back at yo...

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Tamu Lhosar: The Gurung New Year

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30, Dec 2022

The culture they show on this festival are colourful and bright, with many of their traditional danc...

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In Frames: Tamu Lhosar celebration

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30, Dec 2022

Tamu Lhosar is the Gurung New Year festival in the Sikkim and Darjeeling regions of Nepal and India....

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In Frames: Navadurga Nach at Tokha

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27, Dec 2022

The primary day of attraction falls on Thinla, the second month in the lunar Nepal Era calendar. The...

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New Year’s Resolutions

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26, Dec 2022

We all make New Year’s resolutions, but only a few stick to them. Here are some doable resolutions t...

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In Frames: Ambience of Christmas

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25, Dec 2022

Christmas is an annual festival that commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ, primarily on December 2...

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Friday Facts about Christmas

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23, Dec 2022

Here are some unknown and fascinating facts about Christmas that will make you go “Umm… really?!”.

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Gosaikunda: Best Alpine Trekking Destination

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23, Dec 2022

If you are an nature lover looking for adventure, Gosaikunda trekking is a must for you. It is proba...

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Dos and Don'ts in Church on Christmas

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22, Dec 2022

Experience what it's like to go to church on Christmas without any serious intent of changing your r...

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Bakeries Around Town Offering You the Best Christmas Confectionaries

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22, Dec 2022

Christmas, without confectionaries, doesn’t feel like Christmas? In these bakeries, you can find var...

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In Frames: Daily life of people of Patan

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21, Dec 2022

Patan also known as the city of the finest artisans in the valley, sometimes referred to as "Lalitpu...

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Preview of The Nanee Bhaktapur

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18, Dec 2022

The Nanee Bhaktapur is not a hotel. It is a showcase of the Newari culture mixed with modernization.

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In frames: A Sight of Basantapur

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14, Dec 2022

One of three Durbar Squares (royal palace squares) in the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal, Kathmandu Durba...

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Top 5 Tharu Cuisines

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13, Dec 2022

Five Tharu dishes are explored and their food culture is described.

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In frames: Bhaktapur a city of devotees

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9, Dec 2022

Bhaktapur is one of the three major cities of the Kathmandu Valley and one of the most important New...

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In frames: Tokha a historical town

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9, Dec 2022

Tokha comes from two Newari words, Tu meaning 'sugar cane' and Khya meaning 'field'. Tokha is known...

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In pics: 19th Jyapu Day celebrated today

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8, Dec 2022

A big yomari is displayed on the occasion of Yomari Punhi and 19th Jyapu Day is celebrated. The rall...

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In pictures: Chaku making process

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7, Dec 2022

In order to make chakku, sugarcane jaggery is first boiled till it turns into caramel and then left...

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In pics: Ponds around Bhaktapur

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5, Dec 2022

The smallest district in Nepal is Bhaktapur. A survey revealed that many ponds had been built in Bha...

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DEITIES OF NEPAL a thematic exhibition

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2, Dec 2022

A famous thematic exhibition called DEITIES of NEPAL was designed to combine on one platform the fol...

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Bibaha Panchami: When Ram and Sita got married

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28, Nov 2022

Ram and Sita were married in Janakpur, the ancient Mithila kingdom’s capital city, and their union i...

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In pics: Balachare Jatra

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24, Nov 2022

The three-day Balachare Jatra festival lasts from the 13th to the 15th day, with the major event occ...

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Bala Chaturdashi Festival celebrated in Kathmandu, Nepal

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23, Nov 2022

Every year in late November or early December, the Pashupati temple hosts the Bala Chaturdashi celeb...

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Places to watch World Cup 2022 in Kathmandu

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22, Nov 2022

It is time to plan your World Cup watch party!

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In pics: Santoshi Mata

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21, Nov 2022

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In pics: Kartik Nach

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7, Nov 2022

In Nepal, the traditional dance musical play Kartik Naach is presented during the month of Kartik (O...

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Women Entrepreneur Handicraft Fair 2079

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4, Nov 2022

On Friday in Kathmandu, the Women Entrepreneurs Handicraft and Natural Fiber Products Fair got under...

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In pics: Adhinath Lokeshwar Temple

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3, Nov 2022

Anandadi Lokeshwar Mandir is a temple in Chobar. The temple is dedicated to Anandadi Lokeshwar, one...

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Bhaktapur’s Pottery: Art, culture and tradition moulded in one

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31, Oct 2022

Bhaktapur’s traditional pottery industry has endured westernisation’s temptations

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Glimpses of Chhath festival

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31, Oct 2022

The Chhath festival is celebrated by worshippers near ponds, lakes, and rivers such as Gangasagar, D...

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Kukur Tihar being observed today

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24, Oct 2022

Today, every home celebrates Kukur Tihar, the festival of dogs. On this day, people worship dogs, an...

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An eco-friendly approach to celebrating Tihar

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23, Oct 2022

Nepal Traveller recommends some simple yet practical approaches to celebrate Tihar sustainably.

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Bhai Tika gift ideas for your brothers

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21, Oct 2022

Find a sentimental present this Tihar that shows him how much you care.

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Bhai Tika gift ideas for your sisters

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21, Oct 2022

Wondering what to get for your sister this Tihar? Look no further!

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Crowds shopping in Ason Bajar for upcoming Tihar festival

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20, Oct 2022

Tihar, one of the major festivals of Nepali Hindus, is also known as Yam Panchak. The festival is ob...

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Nyatabhulu Ajima, Naradevi 12 barsa jatra

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18, Oct 2022

Nyatabhulu Ajima, Naradevi 12 barsa jatra is happening at Hanumandhoka starting from yesterday. Gods...

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Visual pictures of NAMO BUDDHA MONASTERY

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16, Oct 2022

Following Swyambhunath and Bouddhanath in Kathmandu, Namobudha is one of the three most significant...

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The Golden Temple Hiranya Varna Mahavihar

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14, Oct 2022

Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, commonly known as The Golden Temple or Kwa Baha informally, is a historical...

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Visual Stories of Kankeshwari Temple

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12, Oct 2022

Kankeshwori Temple is a 184-year-old temple in the Kathmandu. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess...

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Glimpses of Hadigaun Jatra

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11, Oct 2022

It is popularly known as ‘Kahi Navako Jatra Hadigaun ma,’ which means ‘Parade that takes place nowhe...

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Dashain Tika, the main day of Badadashain observed today

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5, Oct 2022

On Wednesday, the nation celebrates Vijaya Dashami, the tenth day of the 15-day Badadashain celebrat...

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In pics: Phulpati observed today

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2, Oct 2022

A major festival called Phulpati is observed on the seventh day of Dashain. The royal Kalash, banana...

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Visual Stories of Pachali Bhairab Jatra

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30, Sep 2022

Pachali Bhairav Jatra is traditionally celebrated by the Jyapu community (farmers in Newari language...

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Recipes for your Dashain Feast

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29, Sep 2022

Nepal Traveller recommends some scrumptious recipes to make your Dashain feast even more spectacular...

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Ghatasthapana: Start of Vijaya Dashami

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26, Sep 2022

Jamara, believed to be cherished by Goddess Durga, is planted today by Hindus across the nation

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Visual Stories of Naxal Bhagwati Temple

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20, Sep 2022

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Biswakarma Jayanti observed today

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17, Sep 2022

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Biswakarma Jayanti: Commemorating the God of Architecture

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17, Sep 2022

Hindu god Biswakarma, who is revered as a celestial architect, is worshipped on the occasion of Bisw...

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In pictures: Kamladi Ganesh Than

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13, Sep 2022

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In Pics: Glimpses of Indra Jatra

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11, Sep 2022

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Glimpses of Yonla jatra

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29, Aug 2022

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Daar Delicacies to enjoy this Teej

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28, Aug 2022

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Banglamukhi on a Thursday

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7, Aug 2022

Banglamukhi is one of Patan's well-known Hindu temples which is specially crowded on Thursdays as it...

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Nagpanchami celebration at NagPokhari

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2, Aug 2022

The festival of Nag Panchami honors Krishna's victory against Kalia, who pledged to stop molesting p...

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Celebration of Gunla Jatra

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29, Jul 2022

Devotees observe the holy month by attending regular early-morning pilgrimages to Swayambhu in Kathm...

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Glimpses of Newar community celebrating Gathamangal

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27, Jul 2022

On each Saun Krishna Chaturdashi, the Newar community celebrates Gathamangal, which is believed to b...

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Shrawan: The holy month of Hinduism

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20, Jul 2022

The Hindus hold the holy month of Shrawan in high regard.With the start of the month, cosmetic store...

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Evening at Swayambhunath

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4, Jul 2022

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Ropai Jatra being observed

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29, Jun 2022

National Paddy Day being celebrated on June 29 by farmers in Nepal

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Morning glances of Basantapur

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28, Jun 2022

While strolling through Basantapur early in the day, one can take in the sights of pilgrims ringing...

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Evenings in Thamel

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16, Jun 2022

A peek into the heart of Kathmandu’s nightlife

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Free access of lavatories for the public

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14, Jun 2022

After the novel initiative by the hospitality sector, numerous associations and organisations in Kat...

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Taking to the Streets of Kathmandu

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22, May 2022

The busy streets of Kathmandu are full of faces; day and and day out, there is a sense of beauty am...

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Glimpses of Buddha Jayanti from Swayambhu

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17, May 2022

Recognising Buddha as an enlightened teacher who shared his insights to help people break away from...

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Glimpses of Buddha Jayanti from Boudhha

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17, May 2022

Buddha Jayanti is celebrated to honor the life of Lord Buddha; his birth, his enlightenment and his...

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A Visit to the Farmer's Market

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14, May 2022

Every Saturday, artists, bakers, restaurateurs and farmers gather at LeSherpa, selling fresh bakery...

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Sama Chakewa: Celebrating Family, Folklore and Festival

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9, May 2022

​​​​​​​Take a peek behind the roots of Sama Chakewa  and  the familial bonds upon which it stands 

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The Art of Pottery

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8, May 2022

Pottery is more than a day job for the people in Bhaktapur- it symbolises the work of their ancestor...

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In Focus: The Rato Machindranath Jatra 2022 commences

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5, May 2022

The revered Rato Machindranath Jatra begins its journey from Pulchowk

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Unmasking The Culture of Nepal

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4, May 2022

The art of mask making flourishes in our country and holds as much significance in our culture as th...

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The Historical Hitis of Kathmandu Valley

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8, Apr 2022

Hitis, or Dhungedharas are traditional water spouts through which water was supplied to the public i...

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Local Temples to Visit Around Kathmandu

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3, Apr 2022

When you think of the temples in Kathmandu Valley, you remember the big three; Pashupatinath, Nyatap...

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The Festive Fervor of Holi

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17, Mar 2022

A two-day festival, Holi or Fagu Purnima is a spring festival that marks the triumph of good over ev...

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'Tashi Delek' - Gyalpo Lhosar

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3, Mar 2022

Marking their new year, the Sherpa community celebrates Gyalpo Lhosar today

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Mahashivaratri: The Night of the Shiva

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1, Mar 2022

Observe the tantalizing and mesmerizing celebration of Lord Shiva as the all of Nepal comes to life

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Sonam Lhosar being observed today

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2, Feb 2022

Sonam Lhosar never fails to deliver an attractive parade of cultural dances, custom, and tradition d...

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Maghe Sankranti: Welcoming a New Dawn

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15, Jan 2022

Helping us reiterate these dreams and aspirations and inspiring hope anew, is the festival of Maghe...

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An Indigenous Artist's Perspective

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11, Jan 2022

Bijay Dutta speaks to Samyak Dhar Tuladhar from Nepal Traveller about his iconic art pieces, his mot...

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MAHASHIVARATRI (महाशिवरात्रि)

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10, Mar 2021

Festival of Lord Shiva, devotees, and Sadhus in huge numbers gathering at the iconic Pashupatinath t...

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Saraswati Puja; Basanta Panchami

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16, Feb 2021

Saraswati Puja, the worship of the goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom and learning. 

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Lhosar:  The Ethnic Nepali New Year

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11, Feb 2021

Lhosar, an ethnic New Year of Nepal and a festival celebrated by Tibetans, Sherpas Gurung, and Taman...

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Swasthani Barta Katha

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28, Jan 2021

Swasthani Brata Katha, a story narrated by Lord Kumar (Kartikay), elder son of Lord Shiva and goddes...

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Unique Dance styles of Nepal

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8, Jan 2021

The style of dance also varies in form of occasion and place where they celebrate it. This article l...

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Gather the Local Nepali Memories!

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29, Dec 2020

If you are a person who loves to meet new people, listen to their stories, taste various dishes and...

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Thangka: A Message from the Temple

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25, Dec 2020

Original Thangka paintings are made with proper rules and guidance, like painting the eyes at the la...

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Chyangra Pashmina: Love from the Himalayas

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13, Dec 2020

Chyangra Pashmina is regarded as one of the finest products and best wool in the world all the way u...

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The Living Goddess of Nepal - Kumari

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7, Dec 2020

The worshippers touch her foot and bow in front of her with utmost faith that she holds the energy a...

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Hastasilpa (Handicrafts)

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18, Nov 2020

‘Hasta’ referring to ‘hand’ and ‘silpa’ meaning ‘craft’, Nepalese handicrafts still hold the same es...

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Goru Tihar or Govardhan puja

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13, Nov 2020

The five days long and Nepal's second biggest festival Tihar, is among the very few festivals that f...

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Deusi Bhailo

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12, Nov 2020

Traditional folklore sang during the festival of Tihar.

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TAPARI: A traditional leaf plate!

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10, Nov 2020

Known for its traditional significance, Tapari has a good demand in the market due to its eco-friend...

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Sama Chakeva

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29, Oct 2020

A Festival marking the Affection of Brother and Sister

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Jhijiya- a pride traditional dance of Mithila

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28, Oct 2020

A local dance form of the Mithila region showing the essence of ethnicity.

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Dhaka Topi: National Pride

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7, Oct 2020

The Dhaka topi is a symbol of Nepali identity, pride and honorableness and nobleness in men.

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Vivah Panchami: Celebrating a divine union

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20, Aug 2020

On this auspicious day, thousands of people and devotees come to Janakpurdham from all over the worl...

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Chaite Dashain celebrates the victory of good over evil

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20, Aug 2020

People come together and celebrate the festival with the family and friends

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Ram Navami celebrates the birth of Lord Ram

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20, Aug 2020

Devotees observe a fast on the day and pay their obeisance to Lord Ram.

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Udhauli Parva: A celebration of nature’s blessings

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20, Aug 2020

Udhauli Parva is celebrated with much enthusiasm by the Kirant community

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Kukur Tihar: Every dog enjoys this day

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19, Aug 2020

Dogs are also considered as the guardians of the afterlife and therefore respected and pampered

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Kaag Tihar: When crow are worshiped

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19, Aug 2020

Crows, the messengers of death are kept content with offerings

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Bhai Tika – celebrating sibling bonds

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19, Aug 2020

During this festival, sisters worship and pray for a long and prosperous life for their brothers

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Chaurchan - Moon Festival

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19, Aug 2020

Festival also known as Chauthichan people worships the rising moon.

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LAXMI PUJA: Welcoming the goddess of wealth

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19, Aug 2020

The whole nation especially Kathmandu looks very beautiful and lit up during the night

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Fulpati: Offerings for health and wealth

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19, Aug 2020

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Ghatasthapana – commencement of Dashain

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17, Aug 2020

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Jitiya – A festival of women

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17, Aug 2020

Jitiya highlights the cultural role and importance of women in the Terai region

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Gaura the festival of the far-west

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16, Aug 2020

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"Janai Purnima" the festival of sacred thread and delicacies

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3, Aug 2020

Janai Purnima is a festival celebrated in Nepal as Janai Purnima by the Brahmin community, Kwati P...

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Heart Of Nepal ‘Kathmandu’

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2, Mar 2020

Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is one of the salient fusional locations where modern lifestyle and...

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Maha Shivaratri 2020

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20, Feb 2020

Maha Shivaratri an annual Hindu festival and the darkest night of the year that celebrates the Grace...

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Shahid Diwas In Nepal

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30, Jan 2020

A day in honour of the fallen heroes of Nepal

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Shree Panchami Celebrated in Nepal

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29, Jan 2020

Worshiping the Hindu Goddess Saraswati, the festival of Shree Panchami is observed by the Hindu comm...

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Maghe Sankranti

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15, Jan 2020

Helping us reiterate these dreams and aspirations and inspiring hope anew, is the festival of Maghe...

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The Brilliant Bliss of Breakfasts

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13, Jan 2020

A hearty piquant breakfast is what we believe, the best way to get a jump-start on the day’s proceed...

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“Lhosar Anshimala” – Happy New Year

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31, Dec 2019

Tamu Lhosar is a festival celebrated by the Gurung community every 15th of Paush to bid farewell to...

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Celebrating Yomari Punhi

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12, Dec 2019

Yomari Punhi, is a Newari festival celebrated during the full moon day of Thinlã, second month of th...

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Biswakarma Pooja

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17, Sep 2019

Biswakarma Pooja will be observed on 18th September this year.

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Indra Jatra

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12, Sep 2019

Newar community of the Kathmandu Valley observe Indra Jatra festival this week.

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Rishi Panchami

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2, Sep 2019

Third day ritual during Teej celebration for sanctification of the soul, mind and body, Rishi Pancha...

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Haritalika Teej

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1, Sep 2019

Hindu women in Nepal observe the celebration of the festival Hartalika Teej today, September 2

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Kushe Aunsi — Traditional Nepali Father’s Day

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29, Aug 2019

The people of Nepal observe their traditional father’s day today, August 30

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Gai Jatra—A Parade to Liven the Mood

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15, Aug 2019

The Gai Jatra or the cow festival (Sa Paro in Newari) will be observed on August 16 this year

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Annual Hindu Festival Naag Panchami celebrated today, August 5

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5, Aug 2019

Here are a few glimpses of Naag Panchami celebrated at Naag Pokhari

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Riding Against Cancer - Kathmandu Kora 2019

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21, Jul 2019

An event apart from the rest, the 9th annual cycling event held on July 20 ended on a successful not...

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Unique Things to do in Kathmandu

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9, Jul 2019

Immerse yourself in Nepali culture and thrilling adventures with these unique activities

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Must-visit Museums in Kathmandu

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19, Jun 2019

A look into these six museums in Kathmandu will give you a glimpse into the history, culture, tradit...

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Kathmandu celebrates Eid al-Fitr

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5, Jun 2019

‘Eid Mubarak’, a common exchange of greetings preceded by numerous acts of kindness, forgiveness, fa...

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Buddha Jayanti being observed today

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17, May 2019

Today we celebrate the life of Buddha, a special day commemorating his teachings

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An Embodiment Of Spiritual Virtues: Bijeshwori Temple

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25, Mar 2019

The deity Vajrayogini’s essence is of great passion; free of selfishness and illusion

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Where the River Begins: A Hike to Shivapuri Peak

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20, Jan 2019

Shivapuri is one of the closest hills surrounding Kathmandu valley, definitely the place for a day’s...

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Chaku Making In Time For Maghe Sankranti

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15, Jan 2019

Reeya Pradhan from Nepal Traveller ventures out to Tokha, the heart of chaku making.

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Oldest temple in Nepal

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19, Dec 2018

Built in the Lichhavi period, Changu Narayan Temple is said to be the oldest Hindu temple in the Kat...

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Celebrate Christmas 2017 in Kathmandu

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19, Dec 2018

Christmas is right around the corner and the city is all prepped for the holiday. So where do you go...

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5 Farmer's Markets in Kathmandu

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19, Dec 2018

Farmer's markets have some of the best organic produce while promoting a sense of community.

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Welcoming the New Year

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19, Dec 2018

New Year is just around the corner and if you’re planning to start the upcoming year with friends an...

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Prithvi Jayanti: The One-day All Nepalis Share In Common

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19, Dec 2018

On the occasion of Prithvi Jayanti, Nepal commemorates the birthday of her founder and unifier, the...

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Maghe Sankranti: Celebrating the winter festival

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19, Dec 2018

Maghe Sankranti is one of the auspicious festivals of Nepal which is believed to signify the end of...

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Nepali etiquettes you should know

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19, Dec 2018

A list of useful social etiquettes that will make your visit to Nepal a lot more hassle free.

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Sonam Lhosar Celebrated today

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19, Dec 2018

Sonam Lhosar never fails to deliver an attractive parade of cultural dances, custom, and tradition d...

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Restoring the old at Patan Museum

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18, Dec 2018

Two years ago, the earthquake of 2015 had severed the entire east side of Sundari Chowk, now it hold...

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Maha Shivaratri: The Night of Shiva

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18, Dec 2018

Closely associated with Pashupati, Shivaratri literally means the night of Shiva which marks the uni...

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Five Tattoo Parlors in Kathmandu That You Should Definitely Check Out

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18, Dec 2018

In recent times, the tattoo culture in Nepal has grown increasingly. This culture has paved ways for...

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Holi: The Festival of Colours

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18, Dec 2018

A two-day festival, Holi or Fagu Purnima is a spring festival that marks the triumph of good over ev...

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Top Yoga Studios to Check Out in Kathmandu

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18, Dec 2018

Modernization has hardly affected the presence of spiritualism in Nepal, hence mastering in yoga is...

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Ghode Jatra: Chasing out evil and welcoming good luck

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18, Dec 2018

Ghode Jatra is a festival that holds significance in both the cultural and formal aspects of the cap...

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5 THINGS ABOUT BHAKTAPUR THAT YOU CANNOT MISS

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18, Dec 2018

If you’re looking for a getaway that offers a unique cultural experience, step into Nepal’s very own...

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Mata Tirtha Aunsi : A day that celebrates motherhood

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18, Dec 2018

Mother’s day is revered in Nepali society as it is the day the children express their gratitude to t...

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Rato Machhindranath Jatra commences

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18, Dec 2018

Rato Macchindranath Jatra, the grandest festival of Nepal, has finally begun. The tall chariot is on...

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Commemorating Lord Buddha's Birthday

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18, Dec 2018

Nepal celebrates Buddha Jayanti to remember Lord Buddha's birthday

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Journey of Rato Machchhindranath

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18, Dec 2018

'Rato Machchhindranath Jatra' the longest chariot pulling festival of Nepal that begins from Pulchow...

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Fresh Mountain Cheese in Nepal, using traditional techniques from the French Alps

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18, Dec 2018

Himalayan French Cheese has beaten all odds and has been successful in establishing a chain speciali...

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Best Swimming pool options in Kathmandu

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18, Dec 2018

Beat the summer heat and cool off at the pool

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5 Things to do in Kirtipur

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18, Dec 2018

People are drawn to this place due to its mesmerizing temples and to experience its rich culture and...

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10 Facts about Taleju Bhawani Temple (Kathmandu)

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18, Dec 2018

One of the most powerful goddesses Taleju Bhawani resides as the Guardian deity of Kathmandu Valley.

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Ropai Jatra, a Festival of Farmers

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18, Dec 2018

Asar 15 is a day full of fun and festivities and eating. ‘Mana Ropera Muri Falauni’ (sow little and...

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Nepal

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18, Dec 2018

There are 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Nepal, including seven in Kathmandu Valley itself.

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A Shrawan song

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18, Dec 2018

Yet another colourful Monday

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Swept into the mysticism

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18, Dec 2018

The story behind the grand stature of the Kumari

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Sarangi, a tale of the tale teller

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10, Dec 2018

The hundred colours of the Sarangi slowly turning into a rainbow yet again

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A sustainable celebration

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10, Dec 2018

Where N Wear calls for a fun-filled and woke Saturday

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Dashain: A fifteen-day glimpse into Nepal

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10, Dec 2018

Hype on the streets, scurry of people, kites and pings, the festival of Dashain is here

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Laxmi Puja celebrated throughout the nation

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10, Dec 2018

On a virtually dark night, people of the Kathmandu valley make the city glow to celebrate

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The essence of Mha Puja

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10, Dec 2018

The fourth day of Tihar sees lights, colourful mandalas, delicious treats and an idolization of you.

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Tihar, the Five Day Long Festival of Lights

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10, Dec 2018

Tihar Concludes with a Celebration of Brother and Sisterhood

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47th National day of the United Arab Emirates

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10, Dec 2018

Embassy of UAE, Kathmandu recognises 47th National Day and strengthens ties with Nepal

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Stories that inspired the plot

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10, Dec 2018

Only a few months after the release of his first book, Mahendra P. Joshi finds himself in conversati...

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Namaste Eid 2017: Fostering unity among various religions

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7, Dec 2018

The Eid Festival was open to all visitors of any backgrounds and faiths, with an array of entertainm...

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Dhan-Nach: A traditional dance of the Limbus

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7, Dec 2018

The traditional Dhan Nach dance mirrors the culture and lifestyle of the Limbus

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7 Must read travel books

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7, Dec 2018

Enriches your knowledge about Nepal’s diverse culture, unique history and breathtaking natural beaut...

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Farmers Market at Le Sherpa is healthy, organic and fun

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7, Dec 2018

The Farmers Market at Le Sherpa every Saturday brings together producers of fresh organic produce fr...

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10 facts about Swayambhu Stupa

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7, Dec 2018

Here are a few facts you should know about the great Buddhist stupa

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