KATHMANDU, 29 April: Kathmandu Municipality Corporation is planning to construct a new tourist bus route from Hanuman Dhoka to Dharhara for the development of tourism industry. The new route will be operational from Wednesday, 1st March. The construction of the new route is included in an agreement signed between Kathmandu Municipality Corporation and Side Walkers Read more
The third international Tattoo Convention, the festival of inking and getting inked, is going to be held at Yak and Yeti Hotel on Friday April 26. This 3 days tattoo event is hosted by the world Nepal Tattoo Pvt Ltd along with MOHAN’S Tattoo Inn and Mu’az Entertainment. “There are 70 national and international tattoo Read more
Trekking is an energy consuming activity that requires high energy, hard work, dedication, persistence and focus. Before starting any trekking there are few things that you must do, they are the basics which helps you to be confident as well as helps you to be spontaneous at times of need. Yes, you need to prepare Read more
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
Bisket Jatra, celebration begins 4 days before the Nepali New Year Day and lasts total 9 days. It is one of the most exciting annual events of Kathmandu valley and is celebrated with most aplomb in Bhaktapur. Started in the Lichchhivi era (c. 450-c. 750), it is backed by a strong legend of the Royal Read more
April 16, Kathmandu: Peter W Bodde, the newly appointed US Ambassador to Nepal, on inspection of the electrical fencing installed at Gyaneswor block in Mangalpur of west Chitwan expressed his concern over wildlife protection and their habitat. He said, “The fencing would help in diminishing the conflict between human beings and wild animals in Chitwan. Read more
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
The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) identified an alternative trekking trail in Manang district. ACAP started exploring new trail after the popular trails of Annapurna region were shortened with the construction of motorable roads. Narendra Lama, ACAP Pokhara official, said, “The new route assures magnificent views of different mountain peaks and allows trekkers to enjoy Read more
Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) and Russian Center for Science and Culture jointly organized a program on April 11, 2013 to mark the “International Day of Cosmonautics” and “50th Anniversary of the first woman space mission by Valentina Tereshkova.” The Russian Cosmonautics, Vladimir Jhanikov, said, “Nepal is the closest country from the universe. It can be Read more
The festival of Ghode Jatra falls between March and April every year. This festival takes place at Tudhikhel, central Kathmandu, which used to be the largest parade ground of Asia in former days. In the past, the Kings of Nepal used to go to Bhadrakali temple, accompanied by the living goddess- Kumari. This visit of Read more
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