The Gurkhas are the soldiers of Nepali Nationality recruited in British and Indian army and UN peace keeping forces and war zones around the world. They have a well known reputation of fearless military prowess.
Translates to 'creativity' and 'imagination' in Nepali.
The Ganges is the most sacred river to Hindus. It is also a lifeline to millions of Indians who live along its course and depend on it for their daily needs. It is worshipped as the goddess Ganga in Hinduism.
Jatra means “festival” in Nepali. The biggest religious street festival in Kathmandu is known as the Indra and Kumari Jatra which celebrate the deity Indra, king of heaven and the chariot procession of the living goddess Kumari.
Devi is the Sanskrit word for “goddess.”
A festival farmers celebrate the day they plant new seedlings of rice crop in their paddies.
Named after a village in the Khumbu region of Nepal within the Sagarmatha National Park.