My Republica

Usha Pokharel

Cinema, films and movies

July 7, 2018 04:15 AM

Getting inside the hall was a challenge and the final sitting on the seat felt like being in heaven despite the noisy fans.

Journey with shoes

June 23, 2018 00:56 AM

As I grew older, slippers got replaced with sandals for outdoor activities and they remained within periphery of house.

Helping teens grow

June 9, 2018 11:35 AM

Try and keep some form of communication going between you and your child. Celebrate their success.

Resisting peer pressure

May 26, 2018 00:07 AM

Parents need to teach their teens that if someone pressures them to do things they don’t want they should say ‘No.’

Communicating with teens

May 12, 2018 00:44 AM

Preteens and teens are very much like us. They too have good days and bad days; we need to acknowledge that fact.

Let them sleep

April 28, 2018 00:16 AM

With our eyes closed, we feel that everything else is also sleeping but that’s not the case.

Magical monsoon

April 14, 2018 00:27 AM

Clouds are a visual treat for someone who can see and rain is a sensational treat of smell when it hits the dry earth.

Journey into self

March 31, 2018 01:05 AM

The best thing to do is to stop being our own enemy. We can start by not lying to ourselves.

What respect means to kids

March 17, 2018 01:45 AM

Parents should try their best to help their children figure out what is special about them that demands self-respect.

If the shoe fits

March 3, 2018 01:30 AM

During the 16th century wealthy French noblewomen wore heels so high, they were practically standing on their toes

Story of shankha

February 17, 2018 00:19 AM

The battle in Mahabharat began and ended each day with the blowing of Panchjanya by Lord Krishna.

Understanding grief

February 3, 2018 00:59 AM

One can never get over grief, one can only get on with it. You never move on, you move forward with it.

Being old is no crime

January 20, 2018 00:47 AM

With passage of time perceptions change, situations change and with that, life takes a different course

What’s in colors?

January 6, 2018 10:00 AM

Did you know colors also impact our mood, preferences and actions? They do.

Young role models

December 22, 2017 21:06 PM

Don’t ever think that your children are not equipped to deal with life’s hardships. Expose them early.

Young role models

December 22, 2017 21:06 PM

Don’t ever think that your children are not equipped to deal with life’s hardships. Expose them early.

Exam phobia

December 9, 2017 07:28 AM

Remember the last time your children had their exams? You suspended all their extracurricular activities

Connecting with the past

November 25, 2017 00:57 AM

I remember a time when, in the absence of internet and cell phones, visiting relatives was a spontaneous act.

Women’s relationships

October 28, 2017 00:47 AM

Women will have to be smart to adjust to the ever-changing relations she has to adjust to throughout her life.

Thinking of Tihar

October 15, 2017 13:23 PM

Laxmi is restless and does not stay in one place, so by lighting diyo we try to lure her into our homes.