Teej is all about reunion with sisters and relatives to share the bittersweet experiences of life. Then, rejoicing and enjoying togetherness — dancing, singing and feasting. Moreover, every year, married Hindu women fast and wish for a prosperous life of their spouses, while unmarried women fast in a hope to get a good husband and they worship Lord Shiva. This festival falls on the third dark day of the lunar month according to Nepali month Bhadra. This year, the festival is being celebrated on Thursday.
With every season new fashion trends arrive. This monsoon saris have hit the trends where Nepali popular actors were enjoying their tradtional look by posting photos on their Instagram. So here's how they looked in sari:
Like everything else in today’s world, the F/W 18 collections from different fashion houses around the world featured items that were heavily inspired by Instagram currents and modes. These collections are for the most part very loud, eccentric and outlandish but a few classic vogues have also resurfaced. A lot of designers have also jumped on the androgynous silhouette bandwagon. Another big trend this year is mixing and matching unconventional textures, designs and pieces. This week, we bring you a roundup of a handful of the most popular fashion trends for F/W 2018/19.
KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Rather than solely due to the lack of job opportunities in the home country, the existing social trend of migration has significantly encouraged more Nepalis to opt for foreign employment, a recent perception survey has revealed.
KATHMANDU, Dec 16: Area of cultivated land in the country has been in a decreasing trend for the last three fiscal years, according to a report on economic activities by Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB).
The total land used for cultivation came down from 2,579,097 hectares in Fiscal Year 2015/16 to 2,548,763 hectares in the last fiscal year, decreasing by 30,334 hectares.
CHITWAN: Nepal is a country that unabashedly boasts a huge influx of tourists who come here to witness pure nature and a lifestyle rich in culture. However, the massive Gorkha Earthquake of 2015 rattled the national tourism sector to such an extent that tourists changed their preferred months to visit here.
BIRATNAGAR, July 31: Stakeholders have opined that if the current trend of Nepali youths going for overseas employment continues for 10 more years, it will have a negative impact on the social, economic and cultural aspects of the country.
The increasing popularity of hookah, also popularly known as Shisha, among teenagers could be disturbing to some. But, one cannot ignore the fact that many reasons for the recent fad of hookah bars or lounges have been attributed to acceptance by nonsmokers and search for new forms of socializing.
KATHMANDU, June 21: The trend of uploading cover songs of retro Nepali songs in youtube is consistently increasing. Following the easy access and popularity of social media, various artists and film units have called to upload the cover songs and to post in the social media.
When I left US after working and studying for almost 10 years in IT, I thought Nepal was ripe for the technology revolution. People were finally switching from kbps internet speeds to mbps. It seemed like the right time to catch the internet wave in Nepal at that time.
KATHMANDU, Oct 24: While police and the other security agencies have been focused on containing various combat outfits in the Tarai-Madesh districts, a new trend of forming similar armed groups in the hills has come to the fore.