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Gearing up for 17 th edition of Kimff

Gearing up for 17 th edition of Kimff

- by Republica

Kimff 2019 will celebrate Sir Edmund Hillary’s centennial year by opening with a special screening of ‘The Ascent of Everest’, about the conquest of Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa on May29, 1953....

Photo exhibition ‘Ways of the Mountains’ on display

Photo exhibition ‘Ways of the Mountains’ on display

- by Republica

A photo exhibition ‘Ways of the mountains’ by Kathmandu-based photographer Sudin KC opened on 30 November at Himalayan Java, Mandala Street, Thamel. The exhibit portrays the mountain culture and stories of the people living in...

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Beyond the object on display

Beyond the object on display

- by Republica

We are surrounded by full of objects, the personal objects, common or public objects etc.  Every object has its own purpose to being there and there are lots of stories behind it. However, objects are inseparable things of our daily life. Object reflects the people who belong to it; object also reflects the situation of time.

Rare portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

Rare portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

- by Reuters

A rare portrait of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be sold by British auction house Christie’s on Nov. 27 in Paris at an estimated price of between 800,000 euros and 1.2 million euros ($882,000-$1.32 million).

Art should provoke emotion: Randy W Berry

Art should provoke emotion: Randy W Berry

- by Sangita Shrestha

Berry was appointed ambassador to Nepal on September 2018 and has been living in Nepal since October, 2018. For him art is deeply emotional and added, “I think art which doesn’t move you or doesn’t leave an impression or make or produce a reaction isn’t something that I’m interested in. In my personal collection, they have a personal resonance to me.”

Gear up for ‘17th Handicraft Trade Fair and 15th Craft Competition 2019’

Gear up for ‘17th Handicraft Trade Fair and 15th Craft Competition 2019’

- by Republica

Federation of Handicraft Association of Nepal with the support of Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies, Trade and Export Promotion Center, Kathmandu Metropolitan City, Lalitpur Metropolitan city,  FNCCI, among others is organizing ‘17th Handicraft Trade Fair and 15th Craft Competition 2019’. The fair is scheduled from November 28 to December 2 at Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall, Kathmandu.

New Year Nepal Samvat 1140 observed in London

New Year Nepal Samvat 1140 observed in London

- by Republica

A total of 300 members of Pasa Puchah Guthi UK (PPGUK) London celebrated the turn of the decade as Nepal's original era Nepal Samvat 1140 started with festivities around the world.

Shopping Tihar essentials

Shopping Tihar essentials

- by Republica

Tihar also known as Deepawali, is one of the most awaited festivals among kids and adults alike. Tihar is a five-day long festival of humility and giveaways where adults get busy in the ritualistic aspects, while younger ones make tireless efforts to shop gifts for friends and family.