Krishna Kisi

The contributor for Republica.

Bhaktapur’s historical heritage sites stand tall

Published On: May 5, 2019 05:05 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

The reconstruction and preservation of Bhaktapur’s historical heritage sites is in full swing. So far, refurbishing of temples such as Siddhilakshmi, Gopinath, Harihar, Tribikram, Shanker Narayan and Kedarnath have already finished.

Second International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Post Disaster Reconstruction Planning (ICEE-PRDP 2019) commences

Published On: April 25, 2019 06:45 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

Khwopa Engineering College and Khwopa College of Engineering jointly organized the Second International Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Post Disaster Reconstruction Planning (ICEE-PRDP 2019) on Thursday.

Free education for earthquake-hit kid Sonish

Published On: April 23, 2019 06:05 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

Sonish Awale was successfully rescued 22 hours after the infamous April 22 earthquake..He was trapped beneath the debris. Awale is currently studying for free at Everest School, Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur's Bisket Jatra begins today

Published On: April 10, 2019 06:30 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, April 10: Bisket Jatra, a renowned annual event celebrated by the residents of Bhaktapur, begins Wednesday.

Bhaktapur’s Biskaa Jatra to commence from Tuesday

Published On: April 9, 2019 06:25 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

With the pulling of Bhairabnath Chariot placed in front of the Paanch Talley Mandir (Nyatapol Temple), Bhaktapur, the famous Biskaa Jatra started from today.

Water woes in Jhaukhel of Bhaktapur despite plenty of resources

Published On: March 2, 2019 08:38 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, March 2: Jhaukhel of Bhaktapur is so much rich in water resources that it caters to the needs of the locals of several areas of the Kathmandu Valley. Water tankers are seen collecting water from the sources from morning till late night. However, in the lack proper channeling of water, locals of Jhaukhel themselves have been facing water woes for years.

Bhaktapur Municipality to run its own hospital

Published On: February 21, 2019 03:30 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Feb 21: To a great joy of the locals, Bhaktapur Municipality is set to start its own hospital service. With this, the municipality is going to be the first among six metropolis and the 293 municipalities across the country to operate its own hospital.

Teenage girl found hanging in Bhaktapur

Published On: February 19, 2019 04:57 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Feb 19: A teenage girl has been found dead in the district on Tuesday.

Teaching the art of self-defense

Published On: January 26, 2019 06:33 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

A medical doctor at Kathmandu Hospital was sexually molested by his own uncle. She defended herself from being raped. This idea of being one’s own savior was what motivated Padma Khayargoli to continue her journey as a self-defense trainer.

Chichila Mobile App launched

Published On: January 17, 2019 04:02 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

The students of Nepal Engineering College at Dubakot, Changunarayan have now access to ‘Chichila mobile app’.

Nava Durga Nach begins

Published On: January 16, 2019 07:20 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

The eight-month-long Nava Durga Nach at Bhaktapur municipality -9, Suryamadi has begun from today. The Nach that will be exhibited in Bhaktapur and many others areas of Kathmandu is set to continue till the Bhal bhal Ashtami of Shrawan.

Two including Indian nat’l held with narcotics

Published On: December 31, 2018 05:50 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 31: Police have arrested two people including an Indian national with a large cache of illegal drugs from Suryabinayak municipality on Monday.

Replacing traditional ghyampo

Published On: December 23, 2018 11:24 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 23: A strange ritual was performed in Bhaktapur by offering jars (ghyampo) to God. The offering was offered in the ancient Durga temples. The ritual was performed by Khaitu families of Bhaktapur.

‘I will promote my country for an entire lifetime'

Published On: December 17, 2018 11:50 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Dec 17: Miss Nepal 2018, Shrinkhala Khatiwada, said she will commit to promote Nepal across the globe all throughout her life. Shrinkhala clinched two awards:  ‘Multimedia Challenge Award’ and ‘Beauty With A Purpose Challenge Award’ and reached the top 12 in Miss World 2018. She admitted that she tried to introduce her country rather than promote herself at the beauty pageant.

Municipality constructing building by breaching law

Published On: November 28, 2018 08:34 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 28: It is the responsibility of the municipality to monitor irregularities and take stern action against those violating laws. However, Madhyapur Thimi Municipality in Bhaktapur has been found breaching the law itself.

Bhaktapur farmers face fertilizer shortage

Published On: November 18, 2018 10:20 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 18: Bhaktapur is known as the district of farmers. However, every year this district faces a shortage of chemical fertilizers, mostly during the plantation period. As a result of the shortage, farmers of the district have been facing difficulties in wheat plantation.

Locals of Nagarkot protest against local units for double taxation on tourists

Published On: November 15, 2018 03:00 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 15: The locals of Nagarkot have initiated “Save Nagarkot Campaign” to protest against the local government's decision to impose dual taxes on tourists visiting a single destination.

Earning by making Madal

Published On: November 5, 2018 11:15 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Nov 5: The festival of lights, fruits, colors, music and flower — Tihar is here. Tihar is the time of the year when you listen to melodies of traditional musical instruments like madal while singing deusi bhailo. Though modern technology might seem to replace the instrument, nothing can beat the charm of playing madal during Tihar.

Traditional music adding flavor to Dashain

Published On: October 15, 2018 12:30 PM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Oct 15: It’s Dashain and Dashain is incomplete without music. And music has its own language that is captivating to all age group. Likewise, the teenagers from Bhaktapur are also drawn to traditional music that is played during Dashain. The traditional music which was once ignored, have gained its popularity again.

"Maaujung Babusaaheb ko Coat" stages final show

Published On: September 23, 2018 09:30 AM NPT By: Krishna Kisi

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 23: ‘Maaujung Babusaaheb ko Coat’, a drama organized in coordination between Cultural Corporation Nepal and Association of Nepali Theatre Artists (Natyakarmi Mahasangh) concluded on Friday.