Culture

Life time ceremonies of Newa people

Nepal, surely pop-ups as a mysterious country when it comes to talking about the distinctive types of culture including the lifetime ceremonies. These ceremonies...

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Some beautiful and traditional songs of Newa culture

Newa culture is a phenomenal subject that you won’t get tired of appreciating. With all of its beautiful facts and tacts, the tremendous dance...

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Newa wears; a unique fashion with 100% traditional clothing

A black saree of cotton with a red border. This is what we imagine when we talk about newa wear. Of course, why wouldn’t...

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Customs of Nepal; All you need to know about Nepal

Nepal is already a unique destination in the sense of cultural diversity, ritualistic traditions, outfits, festivals, and of course the passion for creating masterpieces....

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Traditional Dances of Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur is not only famous for its art and architecture but also master in extricating Newari culture and traditional dances of Bhaktapur. The old...

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Festivals

Krishnashtami and Sitala Puja

On the last day of the Gai Jatra, there emanates a minor festival called Krishnashtami. People also prefer to call it Janmashtami since it...

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Naag Panchami

As the name suggests, Naag Panchami is the fifth day of the bright half of the lunar month of Shrawan, dedicated to the serpents...

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Nirjala Ekadashi

This, Nirjala Ekadashi among the 24 Ekadashis of the year is counted as the most austere and sacred Ekadashi. Due to a belief that...

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Hari Sayani Ekadashi

Ekadashis are the days dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Hari Sayani Ekadashi over here is also one among them. Hari Sayani, by words, means the...

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Holi (Holi punhi/ Holi Purnima)

Holi is the festival of colours, spring and music that foremost is celebrated with great joy especially, in Nepal and India. During the festival,...

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Foods

How exactly the famous Juju dhau of Bhaktapur is made?

The Juju dhau Bhaktapur thus is such a city that is not only recognized for its fine arts but also juju dhau. Ju Ju...

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Kwati; a lushing and nutritious Newari-Nepalese soup

Kwati profoundly is a lushing and nutritious Newari-Nepalese food. Not only the Newa people but also the other inhabitants notably cherish it as well...

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Yomari; the main course of Yomari Punhi

Yomari; the main course of Yomari Punhi Did you know that the people of Kathmandu valley started making Yomari from the time of Amshu...

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Chatamari : Traditional rice crepe of Nepal

Chatamari is a traditional specialty of the Newar community in Nepal. It is more like a French crepe: made from a batter of rice...

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Samyabaji; ultimate destination of the Newari food lover

Not only newars but also the other community behold newars are fond of Newari dishes. If you are in Bhaktapur then you must try...

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Heritage of Bhaktapur

Salan Ganesh Dyo Chhen; the Agam Dyo chhen

Salan Ganesh Dyo Chhen is the god house of Salan Ganesh Temple. However, it is more famous as Agam dyo chhen than the dyo...

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Aesamari Sattal of Taumadhi Square

Many of you might have heard about the word Aesamari Sattal and some might know which exactly the architecture is. Aesamari Sattal is non-other...

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Jetha Ganesh Temple

The Jestha/Jetha Ganesh temple of pottery square dates back to the year 1646. Unlike other temples around, the Jetha Ganesh temple was not built...

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Uma Maheshwor temple

There are two temples of Uma Maheshwor in Bhaktapur. One among them is located in the way to the Sukuldhokha from Balakhu Ganesh temple....

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Bhajyapukhu of Bhaktapur

Bhajyapukhu or Bhajupokhari of Bhaktapur is recently renovating under the act of Bhaktapur Municipality. This pond seems like a hidden pond of Bhaktapur cause...

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Hiking Trails

A short hike to Doleshwor Mahadev temple, Bhaktapur

Doleshwor Mahadev temple hike is also a warming hiking trail situated toward the southeast of Bhaktapur. This temple is located at sipadol village, Surya...

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Ranikot hike: one breathtaking hike to the hills through the hills

Ranikot: a blend of nature and adventure Ranikot is the southern hill station of Bhaktapur, that up mostly lies above the Pilot Baba Ashram,...

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Stepping out from Nagarkot to Changunarayan

Since Bhaktapur lies within the territory of the valley. Unparalleled ups and downhills surround this small burgh.  As in order, the northern part of...

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Pilot Baba Hike: one hike to the southern hills

On the very south of Bhaktapur city, in between the jungles, you can notice a white like temple place. That is the ashram of...

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Place

Mahalaxmi temple of Thimi

Mahalaxmi temple of thimi lies on a little height. That’s why it gives a good excuse to observe the view of Madhyapur Thimi and...

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Bode Kumari Temple

More preferably called, Bode Kumari temple is the temple of Kalika (Kumari) which is located in the northwest arena of khwopa la: (around 450m)....

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Thimi Pottery Square

Thimi, with a series of temples and jatras, is also best known for exceptional pottery. There are few places in thimi where till today,...

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Bisantaki Tirtha-Shileshwor

Bisantaki Tirtha, also known as the Shileshwor temple is one of the holiest pilgrimages of Bhaktapur. It is located in the northwest part of...

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Chonga Ganesh Temple and jungle of Sallaghari

Sallaghari jungle, people perceive this place as a picnic spot while the native of Bhaktapur sees it as one of the important pilgrimages of...

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