KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Sudan Kirati, has laid emphasis for branding of Nepali culture in the global market.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Chairperson of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Dahal-Nepal faction, Pushpa Kamal Dahal  has said that Nepal has been established as a country with its own original cultural traditions.

KATHMANDU, Nov 18: The Chhath festival began on Wednesday. The four-day-long festival is being celebrated mainly by Hindus in the Terai/Madhesh region of Nepal. People from Terai region are observing Chhath festival in various parts of the Kathmandu Valley including Ranipokhari, Gaurighat, Kupandole.

Handcrafted and sustainable jewelry

February 7, 2020 12:13 pm

Aksa (pronounced Ak-shaw) is a Sanskrit word meaning ‘the soul’ and the designs of the recently launched brand Aksa Nepal reflect this, which as one of the founders, Priyanka Rai Shrestha, says reflects the soul of the person who wears it. Aksa is a jewelry brand that mostly makes jewelry using brass and precious stones. The brand, launched late December last year, aims to promote local artisans and artists, in turn preserving and promoting the culture of Nepali craft.

KATHMANDU, Dec 28: Varnabas, a museum hotel reflecting Nepal's cultural and ethnic diversity from three regions – southern plains, hills, and the Himalayas – is being built in Kathmandu. The hotel will consist of floors dedicated to ethnic groups from the three regions, showcasing their unique cultures and lifestyles.

KATHMANDU, Dec 12: Yomari Punhi and Sakela Udhauli festivals were observed across the country on Thursday.

BANEPA, Oct 29: Prisoners at the district prison celebrated Bhaitika today.

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: The most important day of Tihar, the festival of lights, was observed on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 28: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has extended best wishes to all Nepalis at home and abroad on the occasion of Tihar and Nepal Sambat.

KATHMANDU, Oct 29: The most important day of Tihar, the festival of lights, is being marked today with sisters offering tika to their brothers.

KATHMANDU, June 27:  Minister for Communication and Information Technology, Gokul Baskota clarified that the government will implement the clean feed policy.

KATHMANDU, April 22: Art is considered a significant genre for its capacity to present lively narratives about human culture and history concerning any geography or the nation or any human civilization.

Nepali heartstrings

November 23, 2018 09:40 am

Music has forever been an important part of the Nepali culture. From the day a baby takes his first breath to the moment he breathes his last, music will be around him. Its presence is undeniable through the various courses in his life, in marriage and festivities, in life and in death.

Universal Dental Sagarmatha Music Award, 2018 concluded at the premises of National Cultural Cooperation (Rastriya Naach Ghar), Kathmandu, on Monday. Responsive Media organized the award function aiming to promote and preserve Nepali culture.