Manawi Shah

The contributor for Republica.

5 Jatras to observe in Nepal

Published On: August 9, 2022 04:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

"Jatra" in the Nepali language means "street festivals", making the celebration a public and community affair. Here are some jatras you can observe throughout the year, with different historical and cultural significance, and portrayal of the celebration.

It's International Cats day! Buy these things to pamper them

Published On: August 8, 2022 06:16 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Pamper your cute little things with these items on international cats day, and make them feel more happy! Here are a few, useful things you can buy for your babies.

Ways to be productive this week

Published On: August 7, 2022 02:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Are you looking to be productive this week? Or are you trying to set a habit of being productive every day when it comes to work? Here are a few things you can try, in order to have a better and productive time to complete your work, and have a good week.

The weekend is here, and these are some suggestions on what you can do

Published On: August 5, 2022 01:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Here are a few things that you can do on the weekend, to bond with friends and family or spend time with yourself and learn things in a relaxing manner. Have a good weekend!

Creative and easy things that you can make at home

Published On: August 4, 2022 03:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Three are lots of things that you can make for yourself at home instead of buying it in the store. Try to make these simple things for yourself in your free time!

Simple ways to give back to the environment

Published On: August 3, 2022 01:00 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

There are simple ways that you can do every day in order to help our environment. All these things are easy to accomplish on a day to day basis, and perhaps you can encourage your friends and family to do the same. The smallest of these changes create the biggest of effects on the environment. Good luck.

Five activities you can do in Kathmandu

Published On: August 2, 2022 01:00 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

There may be days where you feel bored, and you want to do something entertaining. Watching movies, talking to friends is one thing, but here are five suggestions for something different you can try for a productive day. A great way to hang out with your friends, and have fun in a different way.

It's National Girlfriends day, here are five gifts you can buy!

Published On: August 1, 2022 02:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Today is National Girlfriends day, and you are stuck because it's last-minute to think  about a gift and you don't have any ideas in mind! Here are a few, quick and easy items you can get for your girlfriend today.

Five things to keep in mind before going into the interviews

Published On: July 31, 2022 03:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Are you about to head to an interview? Are you nervous, unprepared? Is this your first time and you're panicking a little because you're scared of messing up? Here are five things that you can keep in mind before going into an interview, or while preparing it for you to have a smoother approach. Good luck!

Perhaps the new generation can be free from menstrual taboos

Published On: July 31, 2022 02:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Menstruation still continues to be a taboo in Nepal, despite several ill practices being outlawed by the Supreme Court of Nepal in 2005. In spite of many protests, the ill practices for this moment still remain in the country, more extreme than in the West. Better known in Nepal as, ‘Chhaupadi’ (menstrual shed), this menstrual taboo has caused women and girls to be exposed to health risks, and disengage from family activities, and daily routines. If you may not be aware of the term ‘Chhaupadi’, it originated from the western parts of the country, sprouting through superstitions and myths. People from some Far-West districts believe that menstruation causes women to be impure temporarily.

Five hobbies you can try picking up

Published On: July 29, 2022 03:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Have you lost your previous hobbies, or are you looking for new things to do in order to pass your time and entertain yourself. Here are 5 things you can try doing with finding a new hobby, investing your time and interests.

5 Mehendi designs

Published On: July 27, 2022 01:00 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Shrawan is here, and making mehndi designs on your hand is a must! Perhaps for cultural reasons, or maybe you just like having a pretty pattern temporarily on your hand. You may not be the best artist, or are looking for something minimalistic. Here are some designs to get you started!

Five inspirational movies you can watch

Published On: July 26, 2022 12:56 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Here are five inspirational movies to inspire you, that may help you and encourage you to work hard and get your life together. It may teach you about dreams, and not giving up and helping you believe that anything and everything is possible.

Five tips to study well

Published On: July 25, 2022 02:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Are you having a difficult time studying because you procrastinate? Or, do you just need to get better grades and are finding ways to help yourself throughout the year? Here are some good habits you can try getting into, which are highly effective for studying well.

Five amazing Anime’s to watch when you're bored

Published On: July 24, 2022 03:49 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Here are the top five anime series you can try watching, with great synopsis. Some are adaptations of mangas, great characters that you would perhaps fall in love with. These anime's also teach lessons along the way, such as friendship, life, and growing as a person.

Romantic movies to watch on a rainy day

Published On: July 22, 2022 01:00 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Romantic movies are a delight to watch, either it has your heart soaring or it has it breaking. Here are a few movies that will make your heart soar to watch with your loved one, or alone on those rainy days. So, grab your snacks, turn off the lights, wrap yourself with your blanket and relax while watching these movies.

Sad movies to watch because you need a good cry.

Published On: July 21, 2022 01:35 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

There are just some days that we have, where we need a good cry. There may be no reason to cry, but you just need it. I've definitely had those, so why not watch movies as an excuse? Here are sad movies that you can watch to let out your emotions!

5 desserts you can try making

Published On: July 20, 2022 04:00 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Cooking home baked goods brings a completely different kind of joy, whether it being a special occasion or just a small family get together. Here are 5 simple desserts that you can try, which are easy to put together and simple to master.

Apps to download and play with your friends

Published On: July 19, 2022 12:35 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Want to spend quality time with your friends? Here are a few free apps that you can download, and play with your friends.

When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do; Here are five Disney Classics to watch to explore your curiosity

Published On: July 18, 2022 12:30 PM NPT By: Manawi Shah

Why not relive your memories by starting to watch Disney classics that you probably enjoyed while you were a child? Here are some Disney classics that you could watch in your free time, maybe with your younger siblings, children, or parents to relive memories.