Dashain in Rashtra Kavi’s eyes

October 18, 2018 19:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The resounding Dashain song has already echoed our homely walls as we enter the sixth day of the festival. Dashain much known for a family reunion and longer days off from work is an occasion to rejoice with an age-old culture and rituals sharing roots to our deep-seated values and beliefs. Over the decades, our new trends and practices have quite blended in adding different ways of celebration. However, no matter how much we long to play the Dashain swing or how many kites we flew in the past years, the spirit of celebration has remained intact with nurturing our religious significance of truth's victory over the evil.

Needless to say, traffic police don’t have the liberty to back off from their duty. 28-year-old Chitwan resident Bharat Pariyar has been diligently serving in the police force since 2009.

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: On the occasion of Global Hand Washing Day, GUTHI organized Handwashing Program for the children living in the Bansighat slum area at the Bansighat Community Center.

Fuel the inner jolts

October 16, 2018 10:45 am

Your definition cannot be defined by others  Your dreams and wants are your warriors So brace yourself and grace it with love Work day and night no matter you have go through the troughs.

Welcome #MeToo

October 16, 2018 10:30 am

Once again, the internet has shown its power through the #metoo movement. The trend which started in 2016 with astonishing confessions from Hollywood celebrities is lately hovering over Bollywood.  Many known faces have come under the dark allegations of sexual misconduct and harassments.

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 15: It’s Dashain and Dashain is incomplete without music. And music has its own language that is captivating to all age group. Likewise, the teenagers from Bhaktapur are also drawn to traditional music that is played during Dashain. The traditional music which was once ignored, have gained its popularity again.

Fading folk music in Palpa

October 15, 2018 10:53 am

PALPA, Oct 15: The celebrated Malashree Dhun elevates the spirit of Dashain. Since it is played especially during Dashain, it is known as Dashain Dhun. TV and radio stations stay abuzz with the Malashree Dhun from the first day of Dashain.

Looking back to the paradigm shift of forest management in Nepal, community forestry is not an old practice. The emergence of community forestry and its policy in Nepal took place only after the failure of meritocratic forest management system which had already sacrificed the majority of the hill forests (Hobley, 1996).

The Mask of Shame

October 15, 2018 10:32 am

Every moment and each, I put on; For every heinous torts that darken The lives of my angels by my kind, my kind that fake the fame I put on, involuntarily, the mask of shame.

DHARAN, Oct 15: Dharan is all set to host Nepthaya, after 15 years, on November 23. The concert is being jointly organized by Mongolian café (MC) and BP Pratisthan. In a press meet, coordinator of MC, Purna Rai stated, “Nepthaya hasn’t performed in Dharan for the past 15 years.