Born different, Born able

May 18, 2019 18:05 pm

‘K herya’ is the sticker in my phone to show when people stare at me for too long,” says Rewati.

IN PICTURES: Life goes on

May 10, 2019 13:17 pm

BARPAK, May 10: Barpak, a village situated in the Northern part of Gorkha, was the epicenter of 2015’s earthquakes. The 7.8 magnitude earthquake killed and injured many people and left all the families residing in the quaint village homeless. Locals claim that almost 1500 houses were destroyed.

In a country of night owls Abhishek Gurung often wondered why there were no service providers who catered exclusively to them. “Most people I know stay up late and get their work done in the nighttime. Seeing as how our lifestyles are changing, I’d say there will eventually be more night owls than early birds,”.

Keep laughing

May 6, 2019 08:00 am

Your life is your own life  And you are the bird of your own sky  Keep laughing until you die  and leave behind the shy

Take control of your life

May 3, 2019 16:30 pm

Dear Sadichha, I am a Hotel Management student currently working at one of the renowned hotels in Nepal.

Faces of fashion

May 3, 2019 09:32 am

The fashion industry is intricate and elaborate. It’s not just the designers who ready the outfits and looks for runways and fashion shoots. There are many people who shape and influence the final product. From seamstresses and stylists to makeup artists and models, it takes quite a number of people to bring a creation to life.

Make no noise

May 3, 2019 08:42 am

I’m not someone who likes to create a fuss. I don’t complain at restaurants when I’m served bad food. I don’t tell people off when they are late for a meeting and I’m the one who almost always says sorry just to diffuse a petty argument. Ideally, I prefer to keep confrontations at bay.

Teen’s pros and cons

April 29, 2019 12:00 pm

Teenage normally starts at13 and ends in 19.It is the transition period in everyone’s life and has a great significance in either leading the life to the path of success or to ruining it completely. It also depends upon one’s nature.

Consistency A superpower

April 26, 2019 08:34 am

All of us either have something we want to start doing in our lives or a habit we want to incorporate into our everyday routines. It could be something as small as getting up at five in the morning or signing up for classes to learn a new language. Starting these things are easy enough.

Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan daughter Sara Ali Khan is just two films old in Bollywood but has already become a national sensation as the young actress has managed to win over the audience with her stellar performance and mesmerizing looks.

Life in Black & White

April 12, 2019 09:05 am

Instagram has become a haven for budding photographers to showcase their photography skills as well as learn from other professional photographers. One such photo enthusiast is Prajwal Bhattarai who has been capturing moments and people of Kathmandu on his Instagram account @nepzie. If you were to go check out his page on Instagram, you will see a feed entirely in black and white with an occasional splash of color here and there. All these images reflect life in Kathmandu as well as places around Nepal.

Healthy habits

April 12, 2019 08:41 am

Often times, you do something thinking it’s good for your health and fitness. But you couldn’t be more misguided. Here are some common misconceptions and habits that could potentially put your wellbeing at risk.

Expectations a heavy burden

April 12, 2019 08:31 am

It’s in our nature to expect for the best to happen. Nobody wishes for bad and horrible things to happen. But, from my experience, most of the time expectations (good and positive ones) only bring about disappointments and unsatisfactory results. It’s a little tricky to convey why I think expectations are disappointing but I’ll attempt to do so through examples from my own life and experience.

Know your life

April 10, 2019 12:05 pm

As I’m a management student, I’m thinking of where I want to be in the next 5 to 10 years in my life.

Value relationships in life

April 7, 2019 14:45 pm

Most of us think and believe in having more money and other materialistic things in life can make us happy and satisfied. However, I believe this thinking is one of the biggest mistakes we make in our life. Nevertheless, it might be correct to some extent. And if it is the whole truth, then we might not see many people having everything but being in grief and alone.

Life under a tree

April 3, 2019 19:30 pm

“My husband and son died due to lack of health facilities in my village. And. At that time, there was a belief that one should not be given water or any liquid to the person who is suffering from diarrhea. Thus, we did not give him enough water and he died due to dehydration. I lost my two-year old son as well due to lack of health facilities.”

Losing yourself

March 29, 2019 11:00 am

It's difficult to live in the society Where you have your thoughts but others defines your identity They keep saying you this and that which you're not So just ignore them and live your life pouring tea from the tea pot.


March 25, 2019 11:15 am

Life is a journey Of which we are strangers It’s a game Of which we are players


March 23, 2019 08:05 am

The portrayed gashes over my soul with colors of betrayals and lies I synchronize myself into the rhythm Deeper than the oceans and higher than the sky

Traveling To Escape

March 22, 2019 09:47 am

Rakshya Shrestha attests to being studious. She did well in school and chose to study mechanical engineering. Although she loves her subject and decided to become an engineer at a very young age, the pressure gets to her every now and then.

Many layers to me

March 21, 2019 11:21 am

There's many layers to me Peal one by one gently And you'll know  The truest color of me. Don't haste to get  To the innermost of me

Love is a dope

March 17, 2019 10:52 am

So full of desires  That can barely come to life I can just think of it with a big sigh  Oh oh heart wants all those with a big smile.

Exploring the world of art

March 15, 2019 12:15 pm

Life of an artist seems surreal and enviable, right from the recognition s/he gets to all that freedom for creativity and opinion and, of course, their knack for turning anything into a wonderful play of colors and putting something beautiful and meaningful out into the world.

The other side of you

March 14, 2019 10:00 am

through your Facebook page. You come across things with different backgrounds and intensity levels. You tend to never miss wishing people on their birthdays and anniversaries. Take a pause. Ask yourself. Do you really mean what you say?

We are programmed

March 10, 2019 13:28 pm

It's a truth that we are programmed Whatever we think, act or react everything is set accordingly The thoughts and words that we seem are ours, in reality, it isn't We are doomed and will be doomed and that's how it worked and will be working Life of ours is trapped and will be handled by the software that others have installed on us within Think of it in this way

Life: A game of Adversities

March 3, 2019 18:10 pm

Life is a roller coaster ride. They say. The ride is full of ups and downs, darkness and light. Some days you have it. Sometimes you don’t.

Subvert life

February 4, 2019 07:23 am

Close the window, lock up the door And feel the tremor of the floor Tell me, how it feels to sit under the sword of Damocles

Life full bombshell

February 2, 2019 15:31 pm

Life is full of bombshells, Just we need is little patience and courage,

Life after coming back…

January 31, 2019 18:44 pm

When I started my educational journey far away from home back in 2009, I was a proud girl. Something that I wanted so badly was about to come true.

Gyanmey Dorje, the Sculptor from Dolpa

January 29, 2019 19:24 pm

He has been visiting Kathmandu in every six month for the past five years. "We have harvesting season only for six months. Then we come down to lower Dolpo and to other places once winter starts," said Gyanmey Dorje Lama Gurung.

Struggle, the other name of Life

January 24, 2019 19:14 pm

Before the photo session, he groomed both his sons with new clothes, just for the photos. He has lived and worked all his life in his village. "I can remember only two members in the family- my father and I

Thulo Didi’s Story

January 19, 2019 19:52 pm

She sat on the chair soaking in the rays of the sun and looking at the students. She does not remember her age and how long she had worked as a peon at Janak Nath Memorial School at Lainchaur.

HUMLA, Jan 7: The snowfall that has occurred since Sunday night has increasingly affected normal life in Himalayan district, Humla.

"I was born in Birgunj. My mother worked at a local hospital. My father had a serious drinking problem. I have a younger brother. Unfortunately, my mother passed away when I was 13. My father was torn apart. We then shifted to Lalitpur. At the age of 13, I worked at Khajuri, Chapagaun and started supporting my family," said Sabitri, a 35 year-old gardener.

The ways of life

January 3, 2019 18:36 pm

As the sun meticulously blends into the clouds, tails of subtle golden lights gleam out as brush strokes, giving a tangerine hue to an otherwise painfully blue canvas.

Money and life

January 1, 2019 18:14 pm

What is money? Does your job reflect values in terms of monetary rewards? Are you at peace with your money? Yes, indeed. All these questions matter a lot when it comes to money and life. Needless to say, money alone will not solve most of our problems. In fact, it is not surprising to say that a healthy relationship with money is most often just a by-product of living a happy and a healthy life.

One who makes madal

January 1, 2019 15:57 pm

Bikash Lama, 28, is from Kulekhani. He has been making madals for over five years. For some, it is a way of making music . For others, it is profession. For him, making madal has been a mixture of creating good music and a profession as well. " I started playing madal when I was 17.

A life of struggle and hope

December 31, 2018 18:57 pm

“What is life to you?” This is probably the most-often asked question. “All my life, I went through pain and sorrow. It’s still the same," said Prem Lal Shrestha, 68.

Life behind the red scarf

December 31, 2018 18:51 pm

Behind the red scarf lies a wrinkle-faced woman with dark eyes, slightly pointed nose and a sandalwood tika on her forehead. The tip of the scarf covers her mouth. Maili,a 60-year-old woman from Kavre, has been tailoring near the Dabali at Hadigaun. It has been two years since she came to Kathmandu.

A man working in the dark room

December 31, 2018 18:24 pm

Jhyantu Shrestha, 40, has been working in a Mustard factory at Jhochhen for 22 years now. He is the only employee there.

Sportsman for life

December 21, 2018 09:15 am

Badminton has been, for a very long time, called a ‘gentleman’s game’. The sport is Eurasian in its roots and easily one of the most played sports in the world, especially the Asian countries. Players from China and Japan have been dominating the world rankings for decades now. In Nepal too, badminton has always been a cherished sport. Shuttles and rackets have never been objects of curiosity, they have always been around. Kids, the aunties and the uncles, the young and the elderly have been besotted by the sport for very long.

Wonderful Discovery

December 18, 2018 10:58 am

Wonderful discovery, demise of a soul Remembered for? Oh, nothing? but gold. Some say it’s been farmer, others say poet Either don’t make much, its life is a joke.

BENTIU, Dec 15: For the first time since fleeing his home when civil war broke out in South Sudan five years ago, Raan Bona is daring to plan for the future.

Do before you die

December 8, 2018 11:47 am

Life, Analogous to struggle In every step, we wriggle and wriggle Stricken on a rampart, near to Mors Get up or lay down, the choice is yours


December 4, 2018 09:44 am

Trrrr trrrr. The alarm went off. Ram Bahadur woke up immediately. It was an important day for him. An important presentation was scheduled for the day and if all went well he would be in for a big promotion. He opened the laptop and checked the slides again. He had been through them so many times now that he knew each word by heart. After struggling for almost 15 years he finally saw an opportunity for promotion and naturally did not want to ruin it.

Every rejection pinches the heart

December 1, 2018 09:23 am

There are challenges in life It breaks you down but that’s how we learn to dive It’s also an opportunity to thrive Most often it’s about mindset so learn to use the knife.

The philosophy of life

November 28, 2018 09:45 am

Time, according to science, is the gap between two events. It reminded me of things without gaps.

You’re the literature of my life

November 28, 2018 09:41 am

I am neither moving nor stationary. Yet, I see you everywhere, and see All things in you. You are the brightness. Neither the Sun nor the fire is brighter than you.

The Walk of Life

November 26, 2018 10:30 am

Set out on a pleasant walk, And maybe you can learn About yourself, your life. In the morn, in the eve,

Anxiety surrounds

November 15, 2018 09:31 am

Have you ever felt that you lack so much of things in life? People say you are good at many things But when you stand by the people better than you There you’ll feel like you don’t know anything and you get into blue