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How a pioneering Nepali belly dancer wants to break stereotypes, inspire new talent

Born and raised in Kathmandu, Pinky Sapkota always had an innate sense of connection with dance movements. Trained in Salsa and Bachata at the Salsa Dance Academy, she knew from early on that her passion for dance would be a big part of her life. Later she realised belly dance was her calling. Fluid movements, […]

People of Nepal through the eyes of the Thai

Thailand and Nepal are not immediate neighbours. But ties are not limited to that between government officials. Hundreds of Nepali students go to Thailand every year, and Thai Buddhists come to Nepal in large numbers to pay homage to Buddha. Nepal also attracts Thai photographers who come to the country to admire its landscape and […]