• Nepalese in Houston Light Candles for Nepal

    April 27, 2015 • NEPAL • Author:

    April 26, 2015, Houston, Texas Nepalese in Houston gathered in downtown, Houston today to light candles in vigil for beautiful lives lost in Nepal due to the deadliest 7.8 Magnitude earthquake. Despite the drizzling rain, Nepalese showed up in hundreds to show their support for the lives lost in...

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  • Is Marriage a Private Affair?

    April 23, 2015 • NEPAL • Author:

    Is marriage a private affair? My teacher asked whole class before teaching the lesson. ‘Marriage is a private affair’ by Chinua Achebe. Few guys said from the back, Yes it is! I shouted Nah! It is not. How can it be private affair? What is there so private in marriage? If you talk...

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  • Glimpses of Bisket Jatra in Thimi

    April 17, 2015 • NEPAL • Author:

    Did you desperately want to go and see Bisket Jatra after reading our last article?? But unfortunately you have not managed!!! Don’t worry we have collected some candid moments from the jatra for you to see. Enjoy the Jatra!!!! Photo credit: Roshan Raut          ...

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  • Bisket Jatra: A Historical Tale

    April 14, 2015 • NEPAL • Author:

    Bisket jatra is a ancient traditional jatra which is celebrated in the old and religious city Bhaktapur situated 18 km away from Kathmandu. Bisket jatra,is a jatra, which marks end of chaitra(march-april), last Nepali month to baisakh(april-may), beginning month of Nepali calendar, welcoming the...

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  • Earth Hour 2015 in Kathmandu Nepal

    March 28, 2015 • NEPAL • Author:

    In 2007, a lights off event in Sydney Australia was started which became famous worldwide. Currently, the event is held annually as Earth Hour in more than 7000 cities in order to encourage individuals and communities to turn off their lights that are not essential to them for one hour, from 8:30...

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