People & Culture

Shrawan Sankranti - Marking the End of Paddy Plantation in Nepal

Shrawan Sankranti is more than just a festival; it’s a vibrant tapestry of culture, tradition, and spirituality woven into the lives of the Nepalese people. This jubilant occasion, celebrated with much gusto in Nepal and India, holds a special place in the hearts of the Hindu community. Shrawan Sankranti: A Celebration of Harvest The Roots […]

10 Nepal based films only a Handful of people know

Although there are over 14 mountains more than 8,000 meters tall that dominate the world, Nepal tends to get overlooked on the international stage. Nonetheless, there are many noteworthy films both produced by and directed by Nepalis and foreigners that will engage you and show you the nation’s far-flung history and culture. For filmmakers, any […]

Who Actually Are Sherpa People?

What is the Identity and History of the Sherpa People? Sherpa (Nepali: शेर्पा) or Sherpas are one of the indigenous tribes of Nepal found mostly in the Northeastern regions of Nepal & India. Belonging to a Tibetan origin, they settled in Nepal thousands of years ago. These mountaineers have been climbing mountains and supporting traders […]

Culture and Etiquette in Nepal

Nepalese Society Society is about the people, their culture and lifestyles, every day patterns and their relationship with one another etc. The geographically varying regions: Himalayan, hilly and terai of Nepal have created diverse ethnic, tribal and social groups. They have their own unique culture, costumes, speak their own languages and follow their own religions. […]

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