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.
The mountainous region on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest. It’s where the Sherpa people settled when they arrived in Nepal 300 years ago.
Translates to 'creativity' and 'imagination' in Nepali.
Translates to “dream” 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.
Translates to "easy" in Nepali.
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.
(ya•tra) Yatra is the Nepali word for "journey."
Devi is the Sanskrit word for “goddess.”
The Tibetan word for 'precious.'