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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.

Library exhibit offers glimpse into Salinger’s life and work

Library exhibit offers glimpse into Salinger’s life and work

- by Associated Press

JD Salinger thought of including his generation’s idea of a trigger alert as he worked on ‘The Catcher in the Rye.’ In an early draft of the 1951 novel, narrator Holden Caulfield warns that the story will include “quite a bit of swearing and sex stuff.”

The reason why ‘Kahi Nabhako Jaatra Hadigaun Maa’ is celebrated

The reason why ‘Kahi Nabhako Jaatra Hadigaun Maa’ is celebrated

- by Sangita Shrestha

Once in a year, locals of Hadigaun pay homage to Lord Bishnu commemorating ‘Kahi Nabhako Jaatra’. This unique festival is an age-old tradition and as they say “Kahi Nabhako Jaatra Hadigaun Maa” (there’s no parade like the ones in Handigaun), Hadigaun in Kathmandu is well known for its unique jatras (parades) and cultures.

Celebrating the existence

Celebrating the existence

- by Republica

Visual artist Manish Shrestha participated in 'Sea Art festival 2019, organized by Busan Biennale Organizing Committee in South Korea.

Tips to Easily Clean Your Home for Dashain

Tips to Easily Clean Your Home for Dashain

- by Republica

During Dashain, guests or relatives show up at your home unexpectedly. Which is why, it is all the more important to keep your home clean and festival-ready. While you can’t change the way your guests are, you can certainly be prepared for their arrival by keeping your home festival ready. These house cleaning tips will get your home in shape for any and every festival possible.

Third edition of 'Himalayan Art Festival' concludes

Third edition of 'Himalayan Art Festival' concludes

- by Sangita Shrestha

The art festival exhibited 200 artworks of 150 artists. It aims to promote the aesthetic value of art, to encourage Nepali corporate houses to invest in Nepali art and to create Nepali art platform for local collectors/buyers and to create awareness about the art practices in Nepal to local and international art market.

'A Painting Review by Mike Krajniak' on display

'A Painting Review by Mike Krajniak' on display

- by Republica

Taragaon Museum in collaboration with Kathmandu University Department of Art & Design organized a painting exhibition by Mike Krajniak titled 'A Painting Review by Mike Krajniak' at Taragoan Museum, Bouddha.

Pop Up Printing Exhibition to begin from Tuesday

Pop Up Printing Exhibition to begin from Tuesday

- by Republica

An art institution, Bikalpa Art Center (BAC) is all set to organize ‘Pop Up Printing Exhibition’ at its venue located at Pulchowk, Lalitpur on Tuesday. The exhibition will go until October 17.

Visit Nepal promotion in Oslo

Visit Nepal promotion in Oslo

- by Republica

Regular Athletics Group of Student (RAGOS) - a Norway based sports group has started promotion of ‘Visit Nepal Year -2020’ in Oslo, Norway. The group wants to help the country to lure more tourists.