Nepal, a small, mountainous country tucked between India and China, may seem completely foreign to many Americans. Cows walk down busy streets unharmed, 24 different languages are spoken, and people eat two meals of rice and lentils every day. Nepali holidays, many of which are related to the Hindu...
The first day of Dashain is called Ghatasthapana, which literally means pot establishing. On this day the kalash, (holy water vessel) symbolising goddess Durga often with her image embossed on the side is placed in the prayer room. The kalash is filled with holy water and covered with cowdung on to which...
Dashain (दशैं) is the 15-day national (religious) festival of Nepal, It is the longest and the most auspicious festival in the Nepalese annual calendar, celebrated by Nepalese Hindu of all castes throughout the globe. It is not only the longest festival of the country but is also the one which is...
Dashain (दशैं) is the 15-day national (religious) festival of Nepal, It is the longest and the most auspicious festival in the Nepalese annual calendar, celebrated with great rejoice by Nepalese of all caste and creed throughout the globe. It is not only the longest festival of the country but is...
TOURISM IN NEPAL
The biggest natural museum in the world is Nepal. Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and latitudinal variation. the elevation of the country ranges from 6m. above sea level to the highest point...
Painting and Sculpture
Tourist Attractions – Sport Pg. 23-24
Tourist Attractions – Festivals Pg. 24-33
The Environment Pg. 34-35
Food & Drink Pg. 35-39
Problems, worries, and concerns Pg. 39-40
Personal Safety ...
The Qingming (Pure Brightness) Festival is one of the 24 seasonal division points in China, falling on April 4-6 each year. After the festival, the temperature will rise up and rainfall increases. It is the high time for spring plowing and sowing. But the Qingming Festival is not only a seasonal point...
My lecture is about unusual festivals.
Could you give me some examples for unusual festival?
-Yes that’s true
-Don’t you have any idea? I'm sure you have seen some unusual festivals on TV but now you might forgot them. Forexample you imagin a lot of people gathering in a city throwing tomatos...
of evil and suffering, human destiny, basic rituals and practices, religious symbols and metaphors, holy books and oft-quoted passages, feasts and festivals, religious communities and their gurus, organizations and ideologies, their assets, prejudices, and issues that lead communities to conflict, etc...
Same Sex Marriage in Nepal
Nepal is a land locked country located between China and India. Nepal, a country of Mount Everest and Gautama Buddha is a developing country. Being a developing country we can say that Nepal has not all the things that exist in Western Culture. Nepalese people’s thinking...
year, a national festival called Hung King temple Festival is held to worship the Hung Kings, who were instrumental in the founding of the nation.
The festival used to last for 3 days from the 9th to the 11th of the 3rd month of the lunar calendar (lunar March). From 2010 the festival is from the 1st...
IAHS Publ. no. 236, 1996.
Sediment management of the Kosi River basin in Nepal
JIT NARAYAN NAYAK
Department of Civil Engineering, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University GPO Box 1175, Kathmandu, Nepal
Abstract The Kosi River is one of the biggest in south Asia. It accounts for about...
Mid-autumn festival is called Tet Trung Thu in Vietnam. It is organized in the middle of the Autumn which is the eighth lunar month of the year. Mid-autumn festival is the festival of the children.
From the beginning of the month, people have prepared for the festival with colorful and different shape...
WORST CONDITION OF CHILD LABOUR IN NEPAL
CHAPTER ONE - INTRODUCTION
Child labour in Nepal: An introduction
Due to a lack of an uneven distribution of cultivable land, families are forced to find other livelihood opportunities for their survival. As a result there is many (temporary) labour migration...
Handicraft Industry in Nepal
Industrial Social Work
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known as Deepavali and the "festival of lights", is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn every year. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. The festival preparations and rituals typically...
founder for Hinduism. Today there are
nearly one billion followers of the Hindu Religion mainly in mainly in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Malaysia, Indonesia, Indian Ocean, Africa, Europe and North and South America (Hinduism, 2006).
The Hindu Religion has four main denominations...
United State’s Role: Nepal Richard Reese Social Work 255 Professor Jo Ellen Krengel April 29, 2008 INTRODUCTION ETHICAL ISSUES RELATED TO THE U.S. INVOLVEMENT IN NEPAL In addition, I feel the U.S. has our own socioeconomic problems we must face. As our economy is collapsing, our people continue...
encourage me to prepare this studies report.
Gurung Community have their one special position in the caste structure of Nepal, the total population of Gurung is 543571 according to the census of 2001. Gurung mostly follows Buddhist tradition. The mid hills of Kaski, Gorkha...
Sector are given below:-Infrastructure Related IssuesAs a part of border initiative to improve infrastructure of our land borders, namely, on India-Nepal, India-Bangladesh and India-Pakistan, a number of steps have been taken: * Setting up of Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI) as an autonomous agency...
Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is the most important of the traditional Chinese holidays. It is sometimes called the Lunar New Year, especially by people outside China. The festival traditionally begins on the first day of the first lunar month (Chinese: 正月; pinyin: zhēng yuè) in the Chinese calendar...
Who is responsible for the escalating problem of girl trafficking in Nepal ?
Girl trafficking problems are getting serious in some undeveloped countries, as well as in Nepal. Nowadays, this problem is increasing day by day. Most of the girls from the villages are likely to face this problem...
come of age, and Sumo wrestlers wear yukata as their everyday clothes. People wear yukata in summer at the mature, which is the Japanese traditional festival. At the Japanese traditional tea ceremonies, it is proper to wear kimono. Secondly, moving our attention to Chinese traditional costume cheongsam...
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To work as a Civil Engineer, utilizing my utmost personal...
adventure sports like Everest Skydiving and mountain biking in Nepal’s mountains and hills as well as international film and drama festivals. In Oct 2008, 50,567 tourists visited Nepal, with the arrival of Indian tourists up by 14 percent, thus making the arrival highest in the last 8 years. The Maoist insurgency...
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How ICT can bring about development in Nepal
As we are all aware of, the lighteningfast speed of technology is getting its hands on almost every corner of the world. People are aware, active and curious to discover and utilize the modern gadgets that are in stores nowadays. The sector of Information...
In Bulnes there is a day in which the people make a big party. That party celebrates the founding of Bulnes. This celebration is in October 3rd and it began 120 years ago. People celebrate this event bye doing a parade, selling almost about everything on stalls, and to end the...
The inaugural breach was on the western embankment in Nepal in 1963 near the village Dalwa. Binodanand Jha of the Congress Party was the chief minister and the responsibility of the breach was passed on to rats and foxes that dig holes in the body of the embankments through which water seeps and the...
The Struggle in Nepal
People in America always take for granted of what they have, including myself. What we as Americans don’t see is that there is another side of the country that lacks something that we don’t even think about or even appreciate, that something is our freedom to do whatever we...
Holi is a colorful and boisterous Hindu spring festival in India, also known as the Festival of Colors . This is a time of shedding inhibitions: People smear each other with red and yellow powder and shower each other with colored water shot from bamboo blowpipes or water pistols. Restrictions of caste...
in the region. Nepal, too, has its unique geography, history and cultural heritage, and still is an integral part of the broader cultural history and tradition of Indian sub-continent. As the saying goes, culture sees no borders.
While being parts of broader South Asian culture, Nepal and India share...
During the month of Kartik in the Bikram Sambat calendar (late September and early October), the Nepalese people indulge in the biggest festival of the year, Dashain. Dashain is the longest and the most auspicious festival in the Nepalese annual calendar, celebrated by Nepalese of all caste...
on the west, and the Bay of Bengal on the east, India has a coastline of 7,517 kilometers (4,671 mi). It is bordered by Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka, the Maldives, and Indonesia in the Indian...
SERCETIVE COUNTRY : Nepal
I. Map of the Country
1.a .) Political map
The political map of Nepal divides and locates the important zone, capitals and the zones of Nepal. If you will look the legend, the international boundary severs as the boundary between China and India. Nepal is a land lock...
Nepal is a landlocked country, which is located in South Asia, between China and India. Nepal is rich in natural resources although it is poor in economic condition. It is renowned for the highest Himalayan ranges in the world. Nepal is a place, filled with diversity, pride and other wonderful qualities...
Hari Raya Aidilfitri
Hari Raya Aidilfitri is celebrated by the Muslims people all over the world. “Hari Raya Aidilfitri can also refer as Hari Raya Idul Fitri and also Hari Raya Puasa is the Malay term for the Muslim Festival of Eid ul –Fitr. Hari Raya is also known as Lebaran. Muslims...
o 9.1 Africa
o 9.2 The Philippines
o 9.3 Vietnam
o 9.4 Indonesia
o 9.5 Japan
o 9.6 India
o 9.7 Nepal
o 9.8 The West
• 10 Cultural aspects
o 10.1 Nigeria and Ghana
10.1.1 New Yam Festival (Igbo in South-East, Nigeria)
o 10.2 Elsewhere
• 11 Etymology
• 12 Other uses of the term yam
Brahma and the Hindu Trinity
The Ceremonies of Hinduism
Modern Changes in Religion
India - The Vedas and Polytheism
Water pollution is one of the biggest issues. The population increased, rapidly since 1990 in Nepal. However, the state of the drain is still not equipped well, so all waste from industries and households remain after they flow into the rivers. Most rivers are used for dumpsite instead. It caused not...
epal Culture & Religion
Culture is embedded in the high peaks of Nepal, tradition flows with its rivers, art traverses through its valleys and religion lies in the heart of its people. Nepal, in short, is a country where art, culture and religion are a part of life of the inhabitants. People celebrate...
A participant of Dinagyang Festival
The Dinagyang is a religious and cultural festival in Iloilo City, Philippines held on the fourth Sunday of January, or right after the Sinulog In Cebu and the Ati-Atihan in Aklan. It is held both to honor the Santo Niño and to celebrate the arrival...
Festivals and rituals with varying purposes took place in various times during the year of traditional European life from the 15th century to the late nineteenth century. Florentine, Lutheran, English, French, and Russian writers observed the diverse intentions concerning both rituals and festivals...
King Gynendra’s seizure of power in Nepal, through suspension of the democratic and constitutional processes, also prompted India to refrain from sharing the platform with the Gynendra regime that has undermined the nine-year-old constitutional monarchy in Nepal.
Since it is inconceivable to visualise...
once month-long Dashain and Tihar holidays have been reduced to a few days each, while new additions have been made to include festivals celebrated by minority religious and cultural groups like the Christians, Muslims and Buddhists. Incorporating demands from various communities, Nepal has a slew of public...
India is a city of FAIRS AND festivals but imagine if there were no festivals what would happen?
I know a life without these amazing festivals would become like hell. Firstly we would have no holidays and secondly no celebrations .and as we all know a normal routine life is really boring .following...
report provides insights into the governance, risk and compliance framework pertaining to the insurance industry in Nepal, including:
An overview of the insurance regulatory framework in Nepal.
The latest key changes and changes expected in Nepal's insurance regulatory framework.
Key regulations and...
an indigenous religion of Japan to this day believes in the spirits of nature (Kami). From the Sun to the Storm are considered as deities. Many festivals are held in honour of these deities. Ex: “Shikien Sengu”, in honour of the Sun goddess Amaterasu. In Sri Lanka too the indigenous community (Veddas)...
the music festival market in UK is remarkable in its size and breadth, with over 600 events held each year (Anderton, C). Meanwhile, the overall commercialization of these UK music festivals in resent years is considerable. Finkel (2010, p. 237) argues that the “degree to which an arts festival is commercialized...
talking about Lantern Festival in Auckland.
As one of Auckland's most popular summer events, the Auckland Lantern Festival brings Chinese New Year celebrations to a glowing finale with hundreds of beautiful lanterns, including brand new designs from China.
Lantern Festival is the fifteenth of January...
suspicion that Bihar is also being used as a transit point by the small-arms, fake currency and drug dealers entering from Nepal and terrorists reportedly infiltrating through Nepal and Bangladesh.
During the 1970s, the Indian Green Revolution brought increased economic prosperity for the Sikh...
The marvelous village of the Ghales lies in the west of Nepal. Ghale gaon, known for its culture , natural beauty and hospitality is an old village resided only by the Ghale tribe. The village is one of the famous places under domestic tourism. It is situated in the cold mountains of Lumjunj...
geography is one which
has no sea-coast and which must, therefore, rely on one or more
neighbouring countries for access to the sea.[i] Nepal is one of the
30 landlocked countries. Since most of the landlocked countries are
also the least developed countries, underdevelopment has...
is indeed a pleasure to join you today for the latest NefTalk. This series -- and the Nepal Economic Forum generally -- has played a valuable role in facilitating dialogue about the key economic issues facing Nepal. I am pleased to have the opportunity to add my voice to such an important conversation...
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“Cigarettes in Nepal” is a new report by ERC that focuses on the extent to which Nepal Cigarettes market has evolved in line with changing smoking habits, the competitive environment and economic developments, as well as analyzing the implications market realignments have...
Festivals in China and America
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Festivals are days or time of religious or other celebrations. Although some festivals are shared and celebrated in many countries all over the world, how people celebrate them and what people do during the festivals are usually...
Nepal is a Sovereign nation situated in South Asia, Sandwiched by two very big nations India and China. it is a country of wonder despite the fact it is very small in size; it covers only 0.003% of the world. Being so very small in size, it covers a wide range of verifies in terms of ethnicity, culture...
Science Exploratory Park, Lalitpur, Nepal
3.2 INTERNATIONAL CASE STUDIES
3.2.1 SCIENCE CITY, KOLKATA
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Kolkata's Eastern Metropolitan Bypass
• land area
201,136 sq. m. (40 acre)
about 2215 persons
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