The house of the hindu guru

July 17, 2018 10:00 am

Art and culture dignify the social values of Kathmandu Valley. Each community exhibits unique qualities that present the artistic and cultural diversity of the valley. Bhaktapur’s Pujari Math is among many such exemplary architectures that show diversity amidst constricted geographical region. The construction is believed to have come in existence in the 15th century. Historians say that Pujari Math was constructed during Yakshya Malla’s regime in Bhaktapur.

5 things about Jyoti Ghimire

July 16, 2018 11:45 am

The ever-young Jyoti Ghimire is known for his contributions in helping shape Nepal’s contemporary rock scene to its present state. In his musical journey spanning over three decades, the guitar virtuoso has given hits like ‘Anjaan’, ‘Maski Maski’, and ‘Nashalu’. Over the years, his unique guitar playing has also led his admirers to compare Ghimire with global icons like Carlos Santana, and Mark Knopfler. A devotee of music, Jyoti Ghimire is currently busy in the studios preparing for the launch of his brand new album. In the meantime, he is also engaged with live charity gigs around Nepal.

Mehendi convention at Civil Mall

July 16, 2018 11:30 am

Open Space Network will be organizing ‘Namaste Mehendi Convention 2018’ to celebrate the month of Shrawan. According to the press statement released by Open Space Network, the event is scheduled to take place at noon in Civil Mall, Sundhara, on Monday.

On Saturday, the news of the K-town couple Priyanka Karki, and Ayushman Deshraj broke via various social media platforms. The news of their engagement was first broken by Deshraj’s mother – Rabina Deshraj.

Heritage Run for tourism promotion

July 16, 2018 11:00 am

On the occasion of World Youth Skill Day, Dallu Aawas Sthaniya Sahayog Samiti organized 'Heritage Run’ on Sunday aiming to promote world heritage sites and help in the development of tourism in Nepal.

In the dark

July 16, 2018 10:40 am

Fighting my demons,  Alone in the dark.

Downfall of a relationship

July 16, 2018 10:20 am

This morning, numerous weeks after our break up, I dragged myself up from my bed to experience the first splash of water in a long time. My eyes had dried up. It felt like there was no tear left in it. I felt numb with sacks hanging down from my eyes. Excessive smoking also led my mouth to smells like an ashtray.

The majority of Nepal is passionate about football. While some are obsessed with the sport itself, others prefer watching the game. There’s also the third lot; those who provide an acrobatic approach to the sport by bending their bodies but still maintaining balance. This is something neither players dare execute on the field, not viewers see during the live broadcasts.

Nepal lipi: A unique identity

July 15, 2018 12:02 pm

The ancient Newar civilization lies in the core of Kathmandu Valley. Also the country’s capital, Kathmandu is the melting pot of a diverse culture, race, and ethnic practices. Furthermore, foreign cultures also influence the lifestyle in the capital, leaving the denizens with an array of linguistic and cultural choices. The plethora of choices has affected the lingual practices, pushing it to a verge of extinction. However, a number of academicians and organizations have stood to the challenge of preserving Kathmandu’s native language. They have been conducting programs, urging the natives not just to speak, but also to use the scripts of the Nepal Bhasa.

Tilak Tharu was an ardent football player as a child. But at 19, Tharu was left immobile with a broken spine after an injury,. “My father blames football for my disability. He says it’s the reason that I am on a wheelchair” stated the 25-year-old Tharu.