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7 generations on, this family is giving the face to Kathmandu’s Indra Jatra. It will continue for at least a few decades

7 generations on, this family is giving the face to Kathmandu’s Indra Jatra. It will continue for at least a few decades

Aakash Bhairav Naach: Indra Jatra’s key element that often gets overshadowed

Aakash Bhairav Naach: Indra Jatra’s key element that often gets overshadowed

Kasthamandap reconstruction: The tough task has taught lessons about Kathmandu’s ancient architecture

Kasthamandap reconstruction: The tough task has taught lessons about Kathmandu’s ancient architecture

Fact-checking Nepal school books: Relearn these 9 things about the country

Fact-checking Nepal school books: Relearn these 9 things about the country

Pashupatinath temple reopens after 4.5 months

Pashupatinath temple reopens after 4.5 months

Is Teej a women’s festival? For some, it’s ‘of men, by men, for men’

Is Teej a women’s festival? For some, it’s ‘of men, by men, for men’

Narayanhiti Palace Museum unveils King Birendra’s coronation carriage after 46 years

Narayanhiti Palace Museum unveils King Birendra’s coronation carriage after 46 years

Bahidya Swowanegu: Newa festival of exhibiting religious arts in Kathmandu

Bahidya Swowanegu: Newa festival of exhibiting religious arts in Kathmandu

Samay Phalcha and Lalitpur city’s long fight to restore the demolished monument

Samay Phalcha and Lalitpur city’s long fight to restore the demolished monument

Gai Jatra: Nepal’s festival that ‘celebrates death’

Gai Jatra: Nepal’s festival that ‘celebrates death’

Did Pratap Malla really start Gai Jatra? There’s no proof to say he did

Did Pratap Malla really start Gai Jatra? There’s no proof to say he did

Every frog has its day: When Newas of Kathmandu feed frogs rice which the animals do not eat

Every frog has its day: When Newas of Kathmandu feed frogs rice which the animals do not eat

Janai: The story of ‘the sacred thread’ of some Hindu men

Janai: The story of ‘the sacred thread’ of some Hindu men

Gai Jatra holiday across the Bagmati province

Gai Jatra holiday across the Bagmati province

Udaaya Museum: An institution representing rich Kathmandu culture struggles to retain relevance

Udaaya Museum: An institution representing rich Kathmandu culture struggles to retain relevance

Bhajans are popular in Nepal, but the industry hasn’t been commercialised

Bhajans are popular in Nepal, but the industry hasn’t been commercialised

No Janai Purnima festival in Panch Pokhari this year too citing Covid-19 risks

No Janai Purnima festival in Panch Pokhari this year too citing Covid-19 risks

Sumati Bajracharya learned to read at 11. Then, she never stopped to inspire scores

Sumati Bajracharya learned to read at 11. Then, she never stopped to inspire scores

(Updated) Interesting stories behind 20 surnames of the Newa community in Nepal

(Updated) Interesting stories behind 20 surnames of the Newa community in Nepal

Naag Panchami: Here’s what you need to know about annual serpent festival

Naag Panchami: Here’s what you need to know about annual serpent festival

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