Influx of tourists to Antu and Kanyam (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The tourism business of Antu and Kanyam, which collapsed owing to the lockdown after the COVID-19 pandemic, is now flourishing.
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.
Beautiful Ghandruk village awaits international tourists (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Even though the movement of domestic tourists in Ghandruk of Kaski, the foreign tourists have not been able to reach the close-to-nature Gurung settlement in Ghandruk due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Devotees ignore Covid restrictions, celebrate Holi at Basantapur (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Fagu Purnima, the festival of colours, is being celebrated today in Kathmandu Valley. Though the government had urged everyone to not crowd the public places and to not walk in groups, hundreds of people have gathered and celebrated Holi in mass at Basantapur this afternoon.
Traffic inspection intensified in Kathmandu Valley (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
On the occasion of Holi festival (Phagu) traffic in Kathmandu Valley have intensified the inspection of vehicles today.
Leaders express condolences on demise of NC leader Joshi (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Various party leaders have expressed condolences on the demise of Nepali Congress leader Nabindra Raj Joshi.
PM Oli inspects new building of party headquartersBy RSS
Prime Minister and CPN (UML) Chairperson, KP Sharma Oli, today inspected a building of the party headquarters. The CPN (UML) is going to shift its party office to a new place.
Umbrellas above the banks of Fewa lakeBy The Rising Nepal
In Camping Chowk of Pokhara Metropolitan City - 6, umbrellas have been assembled neatly above the banks of Fewa Lake for aesthetic purposes.
Rhino Census begins (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The one-horned Rhino Census has begun in Nepal from Chitwan National Park (CNP).
Holi festival begins, Chir put up at Basantapur (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
With the erection of Chir at Basantapur today Holi festival has been formally started.
Pati, Pauwa and Thanti on verge of extinction (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The existence of Pati, Pauwa and Thanti (different types of rest houses) which holds religious and environmental importance in the urban and rural areas of Tanahun are facing crisis in these days.
Irrigation facility elates farmers in Lamahi, DangBy Laxman Kafle
Installated at a cost of Rs. 1.5 million, with 85 per cent subsidized, the water lifting pumps is helping them irrigate 15 Bighas of land throughout the year. “We are very happy to see that our fields can now grow crops and vegetables three times a year,” said Lal Bahadur Budha Magar, Chairman of Gurung Khola Agriculture Cooperative. “Our arid village is now converted into a green area. We had to rely on rain water for crops plantation, and the yield was very low because of the lack of irrigation...
Tree house to lure tourists in Tanahun (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
A Tree house has been built in the village of the community forest of Myagde Rural Municipality-2, Tanahun with an aim to attract more and more tourists.
New Gallery at Hanumandhoka Durbar museum ( Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum Development Committee (HDMDC) has opened a new Ornament Gallery. Probably, this is the first time such an exhibition of jewellery is being held in Nepal.
Cinema Hall within Narayanhiti Museum premises opening soon (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
The cinema hall within the palace located aside from the Dashain Tika Room in the main building of Narayanhiti Palace has been closed since the Royal Massacre. As the museum visitors are more curious about the cinema hall, the Naryanhiti Palace Museum Development Committee is preparing to show movies in the hall.
President Bhandari visits Indra Daha (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
President Bidhya Devi Bhandari today visited Indra Daha area, a historical and tourism place of Kathmandu. President Bhandari observed Indra Daha, statue and cemetery of Kalu Pande and Dahachowk view tower among others.
Mini Great Wall in Bandipur (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Replicating the Great Wall of China, a mini Great Wall is being constructed in Bandipur of Tanahu district for which the Government of Nepal has allocated a budget of Rs. 45.5 million.
Army Day observed with military display (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Nepali Army organized a variety of programs including attractive military skills demonstrations at the Army pavilion on the occasion of Army Day. The Supreme Commander of the Nepali Army, President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, attended the ceremony and observed all the activities with interest.
Maha Shivaratri being observed (Photo Feature)By The Rising Nepal
Millions of devotees have thronged the Pashupatinath temple since this morning on the occasion of Mahashivaratri. All the four doors of the temple were opened for the occasion in the early morning. A flock of people was observed standing in a queue and waiting for their turn to worship their God Shiva even before the main gates were open. Mahashivaratri, celebrated every year at midnight on Falgun Krishna Chaturdashi, is a special day to please and honor Lord Shiva.
Helambu Great Trail to be 69 km long, pass through mountains, lakes, national parkBy The Rising Nepal
The Helambu great trail is a 69 km trail that starts from Nagidada Buddha Park near Sermathang village and ends in Ghopteghang or vice-versa. The Trail is expected to traverse through Jhyomothang, Sermathang, Aama Yangri peak (3771 meters), Dhuppu, Gyangjala pass, Semisidang, Thadepati, Pakedanda and finally end in Ghopteghang.