Telling the Epic Story: Dharhara a World Heritage Site

Recognized as the world heritage site by UNESCO, Dharhara or Bhimsen Stambha is part of the ancient architectures of Kathmandu.  Flaunting the richness of the European deign, the 61.88m tower symbolizes the strength and power of then regime.   Originally constructed in the year 1826 by Bhimsen Thapa, recognized as the first prime minister of Read more

Remains of Pre-Ashokan Shrines Unearthed in Lumbini

Kathmandu, 09 July: New excavations have unearthed  ruins of a thriving village with a shrine in Lumbini- the birth place of Lord Buddha, dating back more than 1,000 years before Emperor Ashoka. The secretary at the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Sushil Ghimire, said, “We have now very robust proof that Lumbini’s history extends far Read more

Human Existence in Lumbini Dates Back to 600 B.C.

Kathmandu Nepal:The human existence in Lumbini dates back to 600 B.C, 700 years before the birth of Gautam Buddha. A research that that took 3 years has confirmed the existence of the civilization with proofs that was jointly researched by UNESCO Kathmandu, Lumbini Development fund  and Durham University UK.  The study has lengthened Lumbini’s history and brought the new light in the Read more