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Himalayan Art Festival 2020 canceled

Himalayan Art Festival 2020 canceled

- by Republica

Himalayan Art Festival 2020 has been canceled due to COVID-19. Himalayan Art Festival was initiated by E-Arts Nepal in 2017 with the hope of the finest collection of Nepali artworks. ...

Prashant Shrestha’s ‘Samrachhen’ on display

Prashant Shrestha’s ‘Samrachhen’ on display

- by Republica

Artist Prashant Shrestha using pen and ink in black and white gives a realistic effect to the drawing with a surrealistic concept. This is his most time consuming and huge painting displayed in the exhibition...

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Veteran Paubha artist Premman Chitrakar no more

Veteran Paubha artist Premman Chitrakar no more

- by Smriti Dhungana

Veteran Paubha artist, Premman Chitrakar, also known as the guardian of Paubha painting, passed away at the age of 76 on Sunday. He had been undergoing treatment in the ICU of the National Hospital in Kalanki since Thursday. He was cremated at Pashupati Aryaghat on Sunday. He had been suffering from asthma for some time.

Narrating expressions through videos

Narrating expressions through videos

- by Sangita Shrestha

Human beings are meant to be living in a society, in a group. Living life without social engagement is a challenge. However, COVID-19 forced everyone to be in isolation and maintain distance from each other. Nevertheless, thanks to the modern technology that helped to stay connected with the loved ones and share our feelings.

Vibrant month of colors: Shrawan (with video)

Vibrant month of colors: Shrawan (with video)

- by Sangita Shrestha

Amid the pandemic, with the eased lockdown, the fervor of Shrawan has begun. Shrawan is a sacred month for Hindus, the fourth month of the Bikram Sambat calendar. It is known as the ‘month of Shiva’ according to Hindu mythology. During this month, devotees pay their homage to lord Shiva in nearby temples.

Will there be Rato Machhindranath's chariot procession?

Will there be Rato Machhindranath's chariot procession?

- by Sangita Shrestha

Rato Machhindranath or Karunamaya is the god of grain and rain, where Rato Macchindranath or Bungadya's Jatra is considered as a living culture, which is celebrated by Buddhists, Hindus, Vaishnavites and Shaivites (Nath sects) alike

Significance of Guru (With Video)

Significance of Guru (With Video)

- by Sangita Shrestha

Guru Purnima also known as Vyas Jyanti is celebrated on Asadh Sukla Purnima every year. This year it is being observed on Sunday.

Calling all the filmmakers for NIFF 2021

Calling all the filmmakers for NIFF 2021

- by Republica

Nepal Film and Cultural Academy (NFCA), it has announced the fourth iteration of its annual film and cultural event NIFF, slated to be held in Kathmandu, from 24-28 February 2021.

Experts dismiss dealer’s claim to have long-lost Kahlo work

Experts dismiss dealer’s claim to have long-lost Kahlo work

- by Associated Press

Scholars in the work of surrealist Frida Kahlo have searched for more than six decades for “The Wounded Table,” a 1940 oil painting illuminating her pain over the breakup of her marriage to muralist Diego Rivera that hasn’t been seen since an exhibition in Poland.

Neera's work on display at Wuhan Botanical Garden

Neera's work on display at Wuhan Botanical Garden

- by Republica

Veterarn artist Neera Joshi Pradhan's three of botanical art works—Rhododendron arborium, Passiflora edulis and Acer species — are on display at International Special Botanical illustration Exhibition.

Virtual discussion on Art education

Virtual discussion on Art education

- by Republica

"The lockdown caused by the corona virus has made the teaching of art very challenging. As it is a practical subject, we are discussing how to teach it online and through other means.”