Arniko Skateboards: Action Sport Meets Traditional Art!

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  Arniko Skateboards, founded in 2007 is the brainchild of Marius Arniko Arter, Nepali-born Swiss National, together with his co-manager, James Carson, Australian graphics designer, produce hand-carved skateboards using traditional carving techniques in Nepal. This unique venture employs skills of the local wood-carving artisans and helps to preserve and promote the traditional wood-carving of Nepal Read more

Religious Masks: A Cultural Treasure Chest Bursting With Legacy!

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Religious masks are cultural heritage of Nepal. They can be seen at shops near religious places or at every tourist destinations. Shops donning these masks show us how rich a culture is and the significance of its traditions which has been passed down from generation to generation. These traditional masks belonging to various ethnic groups Read more

Know what to shop and where to shop in Nepal

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Nepal is a good place to shop for fine handicrafts including intricate jewelry, traditional hand-woven fabrics, carpets, metal and woodwork items, and of course, the ubiquitous range of quirky kitschy touristy souvenirs peddled at the roadside in tourist destinations the world over.  As trekking is a prime activity, at most of the tourist enclaves you Read more