April 29, 2017 is celebrated as Akshya Tritiya in Nepal. The day is significant to Hindu and Jain followers because it is the day Lord Parsurama was born. Parsurama is considered the sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Parsurama was the song of Jamadagni and Renuka. Veda Vyas began to write Mahabharata. Lord Shiva and Parvati
Click here for 2018 Update with more photos and mantra. Today on February 1, 2017, students in Nepal are celebrating Shree Panchasmi, the festival of the goddess of learning and education. Shree Panchami is also called Basanta Panchami or Saraswati Puja. The festival is being celebrated across Nepal by worshipping the goddess of knowledge, wisdom,
Every year, in October/November, people in Nepal and Nepali all over the world celebrate Tihar festival. This year, in 2016, the five-days-long festival Tihar was completed on November 1. Some facts about Tihar festival Tihar is the second biggest festival in Nepal. (First biggest festival is Dashain.) Tihar is celebrated for 5 days. It is
It is easier to learn Nepali numbers as both Nepali and English numbers are similar in appearance. नेपाली र अंग्रेजी अंक (नम्बर) झन्डै झन्डै उस्तै हुन्छन । How to pronounce Nepali Numbers? 0 to 10 Format: (Nepali Number) – (Nepali pronunciation) – (Number in Nepali words) – (equivalent English Number) – (English spelling) o – jiro –
This is a beautiful poem by the noted Nepali poet, Lekhnath Poudel. Lekhnath is known to compose well versed poems. Poem : A rough translation of the poem: All the mud and dirt has gone Rain has got lost Goddess is worshiped and the shower of happiness Everywhere, everybody says Here comes Dashain, here comes
Dashain is the biggest festival in Nepal. The school kids in Nepal get a month-long vacation during the festival. The government offices also close for a week during the festival. In the festival, a typical nursery rhyme adults tell their kids is as follows : Pinky finger (little finger) is very excited about the upcoming
We are preparing Nepali language training exercise sheets. The first exercise sheet is to practice simple words without any matras (Page 1 and Page 2). Please contact us for higher quality PDF booklet (the booklet is still in production, so it will take a while to compile the full content). Page 1
NOTE: If you want the PDF version of the 5-pages-long booklet (updated), please write us by sending the request in our About Us page. The National flower of Nepal, Lali Gurash is one of the most beautiful species of Rhododendron. Found in hilly region of Nepal, it paints the hill red during the blooming season.