Grand Yartung Festival Celebrated in Manang

KATHMANDU, 18 July: People in different villages in Manang district celebrated a colorful and exhilarating festival called Grand Yartung to mark the return of the horses and the livestock’s from the Leks (High pastures in the mountains). The Yartung is believed to be the oldest festivals in the Himalayas, demonstrating the strength of the horses Read more

Mother’s Day Mata Tirtha Puja

The last day of dark fortnight of April or early May is celebrated as Mata Tirtha Puja in Nepal. This is the day for mothers, who keep family together in all hardships and happiness. Mothers are considered as goddesses in the forms of human beings. In this auspicious day, all children bring gifts to their Read more

Shree Ram Nawami

Ram Nawami celebrates the birth day of Lord Rama, 7th incarnation of the Dashavatara of Vishnu. This popular Hindu festival falls in between of March and  April. Lord Rama, an epitome of perfection, the uttama purusha, fulfilling all his duties towards both family and subjects, is remembered for his prosperous and righteous reign. On this Read more

New Year 2070

A New Year day is not just another day of the year. It is the day to celebrate a new beginning, a day to cherish a new dream and a day towards a new festivity. In Nepal, New Year known as “Navabarsha” falls on the first day of Baisakh. As Nepal’s calendar is 56 years Read more

Nepal Is

 A paradox of cold mountains and warm hearts:  Climbers from all over the world will find a world of their own in Nepal. You will begin and end your journey right here- from the beginner’s heights to the last destination, the highest peak on Earth, Mt. Everest. The Nepalese folks are famed to be humble, Read more

Travelling Nepal

Wedged between the high wall of the Himalaya and the steamy jungles of the Indian plains, Nepal is a land of snow peaks and Sherpas, yaks and yetis, monasteries and mantras. Mountain Adventures Ever since Nepal first opened its borders to outsiders in the 1950s, this tiny mountain nation has had an irresistible mystical allure Read more