The Beauty of Nepal’s Flora’ on displayBy The Rising Nepal
Artist Neera Joshi Pradhan's solo art exhibition “The Beauty of Nepal’s Flora” that has begun at Siddhartha Art Gallery, Baber Mahal, since Tuesday, looks exceptional because all her works are related to botany.
Elon Musk's Neuralink 'shows monkey playing Pong with mind'By The Rising Nepal
Neuralink, Elon Musk's computer to brain interface firm, has released a video it claims shows a monkey playing the video game Pong with its mind.
Govinda tests positive for Covid-19, wife Sunita confirmsBy The Rising Nepal
Actor Govinda has tested positive for the coronavirus and is under home quarantine, his wife Sunita Ahuja said on Sunday.
How Princess Diana has been portrayed on stage and in filmBy BBC
In what must surely be a first in the world of musical theatre, a new musical about Diana, Princess of Wales is to be shown on a streaming service before it officially opens on stage.
“Ke Lekhu Shabda Ma” releasedBy The Rising Nepal
Suraj Shahi Thakuri released a new music video titled “Ke Lekhu Shabda Ma” on Thursday.
U.S. Handovers Antiquities to NepalBy The Rising Nepal
The Acting Consul General of Nepal Bishnu Prasad Gautam has received three Nepali lost antiquities from Joan Illuzzi-Orbon, Executive District Attorney of New York County District Attorney's Office in New York.
Preparation to build Chariot for Biska Jatra begins (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Preparations to make a chariot, known as Bhail Kha:, for the famous Biska (Bisket) Jatra has begun in Bhaktapur. For the Biska Jatra this year, a 30 feet tall chariot of pagoda style is being made at the premises of a five-storied temple at Taumadhi.
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104By The Rising Nepal
Beverly Cleary, the celebrated children’s author whose memories of her Oregon childhood were shared with millions through the likes of Ramona and Beezus Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died. She was 104.
O'Farrell's 'Hamnet' wins book critics award for fictionBy The Rising Nepal
Maggie O'Farrell's "Hamnet," an imagined take on the death of Shakespeare's son from the bubonic plague, has won the National Book Critics Circle prize for fiction.
Khanal lunches cartoon bookBy The Rising Nepal
Artist and Journalist of Gorkhapatra Sasthan, Keshab Raj Khanal has launched the book titled “Nepal Ma Cartoon Hijo Ra Aaja” amid the programme held at Nepal Academy of Fine Arts on Friday in Kathmandu.
Sapkota finding inspiration from nature for fashion designingBy The Rising Nepal
Fashion is the art of creating exquisite patterns by sewing and weaving fabrics of different colours, sizes and varieties. Fashion certainly requires skills but it also depends heavily on inspiration and for aspiring fashion designer Radha Dhakal Sapkota, that inspiration comes from nature.
Jewellery designer Elsa Peretti dead at age 80By The Rising Nepal
Elsa Peretti, who went from Halston model and Studio 54 regular in the 1960s and ‘70s to one of the world’s most famous jewellery designers with timeless, fluid Tiffany & Co. collections often inspired by nature, has died. She was 80.
Kaagbeni: Arthur drops his debut music videoBy The Rising Nepal
Co-directed/ written/ performed by Arthur Gunn, the track is produced by the phenomenal Diwas Gurung, the video co-directed/ filmed by Los Mandu, featuring Ira-ala-mode as the model. The singer claims this track to be an early gift for all his fans and promises to release his full-length album on March 22. So, follow Arthur Gunn on his socials for his latest releases, news and whereabouts.
‘Fine art is the seed of every form of art’By The Rising Nepal
When asked how he felt, Hari Bansha Acharya said that he felt honoured and shared that it was the first time he was directly sitting in front of the artist to have himself painted. Even though a clay statue of him has been made earlier, the portrait was a new experience, he added.
Shree Panchami festival being observed (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Shree Panchami or Basanta Panchami, the festival is being marked today across the nation by worshipping Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge.
Devotees throng at Salinadi River (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
On the first day of this holy month-long festival, devotees have throng Salinadi River at Sankhu, in Sankharapur Municipality, in the northeast corner of the Kathmandu Valley.
Vendors sell Chaku, molasses, yams as Maghe Sankranti approaches (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The festival is observed by eating various meals including sweets (laddus) made out of sesame seeds, Chaku (a dish made from concentrated sugarcane juice, jaggery, ghee, and nuts), sweet potatoes, and yams.
Tradition of making puffed rice in Ghonsar getting extinct in TeraiBy The Rising Nepal
With the decline in the use of different kinds of Ghonsar, a traditional earthen pot used to make puffed rice, the availability of tasty puffed rice in the Terai region has been decreasing.
Pashupatinath Temple reopens after nine months (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The Pashupatinath Temple which remained closed for a hiatus of nine months since the enforcement of lockdown against the coronavirus pandemic has been opened for public entrance from 6.00 am today.