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Mustang through Bidhata’s eyes on display

Mustang through Bidhata’s eyes on display

- by Sangita Shrestha

Bidhata has been showcasing the theme of architectural beauty intertwined with history, culture and religion of Mustang since, her visit to Mustang few years ago. Before, that she consistently used leaves as her major motif in her painting, comparing their characteristics with life in general.

Temple dance in Terai

Temple dance in Terai

- by Ram Dayal Rakesh

The people from Terai, work hard in their fields in day time and at night they relax and entertain themselves by dancing and singing before the idol of Lord Krishna and his constant companion Radha, his beloved. This is performed in a temple of each and every village in Terai-Madhesh.

Legendary literary figure Narayan Bahadur Singh remembered

Legendary literary figure Narayan Bahadur Singh remembered

- by Republica

When people find it difficult to know the true expression of the art they are looking at, that is when art critic steps in. And in the memory of Narayan Bahadur Singh— art critic, literary figure and journalist —Society of Fine Arts Journalists (SoFAJ) organized a talk program titled ‘Samjhanama Narayan Bahadur Singh’ on Monday at Nepal Art Council, Baber Mahal.

‘Life in Analogue’ on display

‘Life in Analogue’ on display

- by Republica

The exhibition features 102 black and white photographs by 44 photographers. In the exhibition, the images of Kathmandu Valley, people and their daily activities provide a powerful and fascinating vignette into the socio cultural history.

Indian artist's painting exhibition '29' on display

Indian artist's painting exhibition '29' on display

- by Sangita Shrestha

Horse is one beautiful animal that is sturdy, strong and elegant. The way a horse moves give a sense of freedom, movement and desire to have that similar spirit in us. And in some culture horse also represents power.

Understanding different layers of Janai Purnima

Understanding different layers of Janai Purnima

- by Kiran Lama

‘Janai Purnima’ is the festival that embodies multicultural aspects of Nepali society. Every year this festival is observed on Shrawan Shukla Purnima, according to the Hindu calendar and is celebrated in different ways.

Nepathya’s second performance on the stage of Doha

Nepathya’s second performance on the stage of Doha

- by Republica

Folk-rock band Nepathya gave a performance at Asian Town Amphitheatre, Doha on Tuesday. The venue was riled up with thousand of audience supporting the band as per a press statement released by Nepa-laya. The press statement quoting the lead vocalist of Nepathya, Amrit Gurung stated, “I wish you all blessing on this auspicious occasion of Eid al-Adha. Also, I would like to convey my wishes for Janai Purnima which will be celebrated three days from Eid on full moon day.”

Step-by-step guide to sprouting beans for Kwati this Janai Purnima

Step-by-step guide to sprouting beans for Kwati this Janai Purnima

- by Agencies

This year the festival Janai Purnima is being observed on Thursday and this festival is celebrated having feasts of Kwati or sprout lentils. On this day, nine types of beans are sprouted and these mixed beans make a good traditional Nepali soup. Here, we share with you all that you need to know about sprouting beans:

Spreading humanity through ‘Shelter'

Spreading humanity through ‘Shelter'

- by Sangita Shrestha

Her skills as a designers are vivid as she chose leather to reinforce herself as a craftsman and an artist. In most of her paintings, there is leather cube patched on the canvas, for her it represents her heart and leather for her is equal to rebirth.

5 Bollywood inspired outfits ideas for this festive season

5 Bollywood inspired outfits ideas for this festive season

- by Agencies

Our years are filled with festivals and in midst of rush hours, a festive dress is a must for all. And, if you are wondering how to look stunning and gather all the attention, this festive season, then you ought to seek inspiration from Bollywood's most stylish divas. Here, we share with you a list of five best outfits worn by Bollywood divas that could be your festive outfits.

Interactive border wall mural tells stories of deported

Interactive border wall mural tells stories of deported

- by Associated Press

The US side of the beach is usually empty, except for Border Patrol agents parked in their vehicles and occasional hikers. De La Cruz Santana is struck by the lively atmosphere on the Mexican side and quiet in the US. “If you look past this wall on the U.S. side, there’s nothing,” she said. “I wanted to erase the border.”

‘Being Together 2019’ kicks off

‘Being Together 2019’ kicks off

- by Anwesha Khadka

When an artist holds the brush against the canvas their hands move simultaneously to complete the art. Art is created with immense passion. And many youngsters are being attracted toward creating art not just as a hobby but accepting it as their profession.

How they got into long lasting bond

How they got into long lasting bond

- by Kiran Lama

And as the first Sunday of August is celebrated as ‘Friendship Day’ worldwide, My City has interviewed some renowned personalities about their bond with their friend who became more than a friend to them.