Makar Mela of Panauti in picturesBy TRN Online
Makar Mela, the big religious fair that takes place every 12 years has been started in the historic, religious-cultural, touristic town Panauti today.
Sakela Udhauli celebration in picturesBy TRN Online
The Sakela Udhauli festival celebrated by the Kirant Rai community has come to an end on Saturday. Sakela Udhauli has been concluded with a special program at Tundikhel.
Shey Phoksundo lake wears majestic lookBy TRN Online
Following heavy snowfall in Upper Dolpa, the surrounding hills of the Shey Phoksundo lake are covered with snow, giving the lake a majestic look.
Sakela dance at Sunakothi, Lalitpur (Photo Feature)By TRN Online
Kirati communities of Kathmandu worship on the occasion of Udhauli. On this occasion, the community perform a special dance called Sakela.
Yomari Punhi celebration in Kathmandu (Photo Feature)By TRN Online
Indigenous Newa communities of Kathmandu and adjoining cities are celebrated Yomari Punhi, one of the most popular festivals among their communities, on Sunday, worshipping Goddess Annapurna and eating Yomari (a rice flour delicacy).
Gothic author Anne Rice dies aged 80By BBC
Anne Rice, author of the gothic novel Interview with the Vampire, has passed away at the age of 80. The American writer, who sold more than 150 million books, died surrounded by her family on Saturday night.
Replacement of Laxmi-Narayan statue after 38 years (Photo Feature)By TRN Online
The idol of Laxmi-Narayan stolen from Patko toll of Patan has been replaced in Narayan temple today. In 1984, the statue of Laxmi-Narayan was stolen from the temple.
Bala Chaturdashi observed by scattering SatbijBy TRN Online
The festival is celebrated every year on the day of Marga Krishna Chaturdashi as per the Bikram Sambat calendar. On the occasion, devotees take a holy bath early in the morning and move around the Pashupatinath Temple, or their nearest Shiva shrines, scattering seven different kinds of grains (Satbij) and praying for the peace of their deceased relatives.
President Bhandari worships Chhathimata, offers Argha to setting sunBy TRN Online
She reached Kamal Pokhari to worship the goddess Chhathimai by offering Argha and prayers to the setting sun. Today is the main day of the Chhath festival that started on Monday. This festival is celebrated by worshipping the Sun god.
Devotees put lamps on body to mark Mohani, Bijaya Dashami (photo feature)By TRN Online
Unique practice of the devotees of Brahmayani here is that after the worship they put the clay lamps on their body.
Devotees throng Taleju Bhawani Temple (Photo Feature)By TRN Online
Devotees have thronged the Taleju Bhawani Temple located at the Kathmandu Durbar Square Premises on the occasion of Maha Navami.
Colourist is a reputed profession: PhagoBy The Rising Nepal
Renish Phago is one of the popular colourists of Nepali film industry. He has been working in the Nepali film industry for over 12 years. He is the first colourist to colour films shot by the Red4K camera (Digital cinema camera) in Nepal. Kathmandu was the first film for which Phago worked as colourist in 2008. Since then, he has worked as a professional colourist for over 60 films, 100 music videos, 65 TV commercials and a few documentaries
Devotees throng Gokarneshwor Temple (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
A large flow of devotees was witnessed in Gokarneshwor Temple, Kathmandu on the occasion of Kushe Aunshi.
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2021 finalists revealedBy The Rising Nepal
The 42 finalists in this year's Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards have been announced, each one showing anthropomorphic expressions from the animal kingdom.
Jhumra - the vanishing traditional Tharu danceBy RSS
Like many other indigenous communities of Nepal, the Tharu community too has a rich cultural heritage. One of the rich cultural heritages is Jhumra, a traditional Tharu dance. Jhumra is an indispensable yet vanishing intangible cultural legacy of Tharu.
Construction of nation's first war museum in Sindhuligadhi completesBy The Rising Nepal
The Battalion informed that the war museum was constructed under the campaign to develop the East-West unified road and conserve all the forts in the area. Battalion chief Bijaya Thapa said that the museum was constructed in around Rs. 70 million.
Danish Muhammad cartoonist Kurt Westergaard diesBy BBC
Kurt Westergaard, a Danish cartoonist whose caricature of the Prophet Muhammad outraged many Muslims worldwide, has died at the age of 86.
Nepal's national anthem in HebrewBy The Rising Nepal
Nepal's national anthem 'Sayau thunga fulka hami..' has been translated into the Hebrew language by the Israeli ambassador to Nepal Hanan Gorder.
At least three months to take to restore Melamchi-Kathmandu water supply systemBy RSS
It seems to take at least three months to restore the Melamchi to the Kathmandu Valley water supply system.