Born to travel

Nepal, April 19 -- It's hard to believe that Samde Sherpa wasn't born into a family of avid travelers. Today he is one of the more popular travel/tour guides, traveler and photographer in the travelin... Read More

All things natural

Nepal, April 19 -- A global shift of consciousness regarding the environment, lifestyle choices, sustainable living has helped spike the market for organic products and brands. In Nepal, the use of or... Read More

To cry or not to cry

Nepal, April 19 -- One of my earliest memories is of watching black and white Bollywood movies. I can barely remember them but I recall these movies as having isolated shots, dialogues that echoed (qu... Read More

One person, one tree

Nepal, April 12 -- In the last few weeks all outlets of The Bakery Cafe in the valley have reopened their hubs for another year of Treevolution Nepal. Run by The Revolution Project in association with... Read More

Western for the Nepali palate

Nepal, April 5 -- Just opposite the gates of the UN Headquarters in Pulchowk, Lalitpur is a recently opened eatery by name of Sara's Bistro that is sparking quite an interest in the food loving commun... Read More

A decade of dreams and drama

Nepal, April 5 -- When his film "Mataan" won Best Picture in the National Film Awards in the year 2015, Keshab Rai thought back to his younger days when a casting agent told him he would never make it... Read More

An urban retreat

Nepal, March 29 -- In just four months since its opening Dokodeli is all the buzz and fireworks in the food reviewing circle. With its state of the art interiors it gives you more than good food, it g... Read More

Playing with patterns and colors

Nepal, March 29 -- Samir Maharjan grew up with art and colors. Having lived the early years of his life in Patan, Lalitpur, he was surrounded by art in all forms - the intricacies of the mandalas, the... Read More

Painting a plea

Nepal, March 29 -- At Ratnapark there is a splotched mural that has been painted over with brusque strokes of white paint and scribbled on forcefully. The smear is an obvious attempt at dismissing an ... Read More

The essence of colors

Nepal, March 22 -- On most days the district of Dolpa is under a thick coat of snow. To the inhabitants their lives are lived in monocolor. Tenzin Norbu, however, grew up with colors, lots and lots of... Read More