Haritalika Teej observed amid COVID-19 pandemic (Photo Feature)21 Aug, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, followed by the prohibitory order imposed in the Kathmandu Valley the Pashupatinath Temple, which used to be crowded by the Hindu women, had worn a deserted look on Friday.
Surya Adhikari’s wheelchair helps him through potholes, rivers with no bridge20 Aug, 2020
Adhikari works at the civil registration department of Hima Gaunpalika and has to travel to the district headquarters at least once a week for administrative purposes. And he travels the nine kilometers journey to the headquarters and nine kilometers back to Hima in his wheelchair.
Devotees worship Lord Krishna at Krishna Mandir, Patan from outside (Photo Feature)11 Aug, 2020
The Krishna Mandir of Patan used to observe a throng of Hindu devotees every year on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami, an annual festival of commemorating the birth of Lord Krishna. But this year, the Krishna Mandir remained closed due to the COVID-19 scare.
Gaijatra observed in memory of the departed souls (Photo Feature)04 Aug, 2020
The traditional festival of Gaijatra or the ‘cow festival’ is being observed today, Tuesday, in the three cities of the Kathamndu Valley and other places. The festival is celebrated by the Newar community in Kathmandu, Patan, Kritipur, Bhaktapur and other areas.
Janai Purnima observed today (Photo Feature)03 Aug, 2020
Janai Purnima, also popularly known as ‘Gunhu Punhi’ in the Newar Community, has been marked across the nation by the Hindus on Monday.
Marking first Monday of Shrawan, devotees worship Pashupatinath Temple from outside (Photo Feature)20 Jul, 2020
Today being the first Monday of the holy month of Shrawan, many Hindu women marked it worshipping the Pashupatinath from outside the temple premises.
Morang's Selife road gaining popularity (Photo Feature)17 Jul, 2020
The 1,100-metre long blacktopped road located southwest of Sunjhoda Bridge along the East-West Highway is indeed beautiful.
Aadikabi Bhanu Jayanti today13 Jul, 2020
Bhanu Municipality in Tahanu has decided to give public holiday on Monday on the occasion of Bhanu Jayanti. Mayor of the Municipality Uday Raj Gauli said that the public holiday had been announced to mark the Jayanti.
Guru Purnima observed05 Jul, 2020
The festival, also known as “Teacher’s Day”, is observed on the full moon day of Ashadh month as per the lunar calendar.
Rocky slope of the past is now a kiwi farm25 Jun, 2020
It was the time when there used to be only piles of stones and a few standing trees in the barren field of Tej Bahadur Gurung, a resident of Maimjuwa of Sandakpur Gaunpalika in Ilam.
Computer education for daughter-in-laws23 Jun, 2020
The Ward 5 office has started providing computer education to the daughters-in-law from indigenous communities.
Youth back from cities, overseas revive agricultural activities in villages23 Jun, 2020
After the villagers who had migrated to mainland of Pokhara such as Lakeside, Khappaudi, Pame, Birauta and the like in search of entrepreneurship opportunities started returning to the village due to the COVID-19 pandemic followed by nationwide lockdown, the daily routine of Sidhane village has altered.
Humla locals using Tuins by putting their lives at risk19 Jun, 2020
The locals of Humla district are compelled to use Tuin, cable contraptions as a means to cross the mighty Karnali despite the government declaring Nepal as a Tuin-free country.
People welcome monsoon with paddy plantation on outskirts of Kathmandu17 Jun, 2020
People on outskirts of Kathmandu have welcomed the monsoon season by planting paddy seedlings in the fields.
Kathmandu drenched in heavy rainfall (Photo Feature)26 May, 2020
The valley observed a heavy rainfall today, in the afternoon. Bicyclists and pedestrians were seen getting soaked in the rain. Pictures: Sujan Gurung
Eid al-Fitr observed amid lockdown (Photo Feature)25 May, 2020
Considering the increasing risk of COVID-19 pandemic, the National Muslim Commission, by issuing a notice had urged everyone to limit their celebrations and recite Namaz within their homes.
Free e-libraries may help enhance learning, utilise lockdown period29 Apr, 2020
The idle time caused due to the ongoing lockdown has aptly been used for reading through e-library. There is an increasing usage of virtual library to save time and financial resources.
Police enforce lockdown in Kathmandu (Photo Feature)28 Apr, 2020
Following the decision of council of ministers to extend the lockdown for 10 more days, the police have been enforcing lockdown more stringently.
Rato Machhindranath chariot procession uncertainBy RSS
The procession of Rato Machhindranath, the deity of good harvest and rain, has come across uncertainty due to lockdown enforced to prevent COVID-19 outbreak.