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5 Things to do in Pokhara

5 Things to do in Pokhara

5 Things to do in Pokhara

11-Aug-2019

paragliding in Pokhara

Kathmandu is  the primary destination for all the tourists visiting Nepal. On the other hand, Pokhara is Nepal’s number 1 tourist hub of Nepal from where trekkers begin and end trek to Annapurna. Pokhara is the wonderful place to recharge your hunger and interests. In addition to this, there are amazing things to do in Pokhara but I have listed 5 things to do in Pokhara.

Pokhara is gateway to Annapurna trek having splendid view of Machhapuchhre, Annapurna and more Himalayan peaks.  Not only Trekkers, this place is equally very popular for families and honeymoon Couples.  One can experience the adventure activities such as boating, short hiking; Biking, paragliding, pony rides and evening walk to lake side in Pokhara. 5 things to do in Pokhara are:

        

Boating in Phewa Lake

Phewa Lake is located near lakeside which is one of the popular sightseeing sports of Pokhara. It is second laregest Lake of Nepal. Boating in Phewa Lake gives an opportunity to experience densely forest (Rani Ban), amazing view of Machhapuchre, explore Tal Barahi Temple in the middle of Lake. Annapurna Himalayas are reflected on its mirror surface. Paragliding in the blue sky and World Peace Stupa is also main focal point of boating in Phewa Lake.

               

World Peace Stupa

World Peace Stupa is equally important sightseeing sports of Pokhara. It takes 30 minute drive from Lakeside by Private car/taxi. One can even walk 1:30 hours to Stupa after boating in Phewa Lake. Visitors visit this place to enjoy the panoramic view of Annapurna, Phewa Lake and Pokhara city. Reflecting images of Himalayas in Phewa Lake is one of the best scenic objects.

During the period of Second World War, there were many people died in Japan. Japanese started to build many stupa around the world to establish peace. As Buddha was born in Nepal, They came to Nepal and built this stupa for peace. Without a doubt this is Shanti Stupa for peace and wishdom. World Peace Stupa was buit by Nipponzan-Myohoji monk from Japan.

          

Paragliding

Paragliding is one of the popular adventure sports in Pokhara. It is a lifetime opportunity to fly like mountain bird. Moreover, Sarangkot is the flying spot of Paragliding.  One can have incredible view of Annapurna range, Green hills, Phewa Lake, Pokhara city from Paragliding.

For adventure lover, Paragliding in Pokhara can be a fulfilling occurrence which makes your trip unforgettable.

 Sarangkot

 Sarangkot is popular place for sunrise and viewing panoramic view of Annapurna range with an altitude of 1600 meter. Early morning people drive to Sarangkot. You can capture sunrise in their camera and also white Himalayan peaks. Besides this, One can even hike to Sarangkot from Pokhara experiencing typical village life of mountain. The popular Himalayan peaks such as Machhapuchhe, Annapuran I, II, III, IV, Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, can be seen from here.

Street walk to Lakeside

Above all street walk to Lakeside gives you the refreshment after you will be tired from Sightseeing. Evening walk is awesome having beautiful picture of Hotel, Restaurant, Bar, Shops, massage and local shops near lake. As per interest, people can have different choices in walking to Lakeside.

Top 5 (Five) Reason to Trekking in Manaslu

Top 5 (Five) Reason to Trekking in Manaslu

Top 5 (Five) Reason to Trekking in Manaslu

31-May-2019

Nestled in the Gorkha region, Manaslu trek in Nepal has just recently been opened for travelers all around the world to come and witness its magnificent beauty. Trekking in Manaslu takes you to the region sheltered by the world’s eighth highest mountain, Mt. Manaslu (8163m). With this trek, you can experience a blend of natural splendor as well as cultural beauty of Nepal. The Manaslu Conservation Area also lies on the route of this trek; thus, the trail is flourished with spectacular flora and fauna.

Top 5 (Five) Reason to Trek in Manaslu Trekking in Nepal Himalayas

Trekking in Manaslu surely is a spectacular experience. Here are 5 reasons to prove why:

  1. One of the best remote treks in Nepal

Due to its recent opening, the off-beaten trails of Manaslu remain rather untouched. It may be less popular than treks like the Annapurna Circuit and Everest Base Camp Trek, but this leave it to be a remote trek travelers can enjoy in isolation. En route, you will come across remote valleys and villages which are definitely worth visiting. The cultural experience you get from these remote places are splendid and incomparable. For those who want to travel in less busy routes, trekking in Manaslu is the perfect option.

  1. Views of the Himalayas

Trek to Manaslu is a blessing that provides views of the Manaslu (8,163m) mountain- eight highest in the world. Like any other trek in the Himalayas, trek to Manaslu gifts you marvelous views of the mountains. Trekking around Manaslu, you catch sight of the Annapurna, Himalchuli, Shringi, and Ganesh Himal ranges and many more beautiful snow-capped peaks. You will come through the most dramatic pass- the Larkya La pass, which stands at an altitude of 5,160 meters which offers a heavenly view of the mountains in the horizon.

Trekking in Nepal Himalayas

  1. Rich cultural experience

The routes of the Manaslu trek is filled with Mani walls, prayer wheels, monasteries, chortens, and other religious and cultural aspects. The region is home to a Tibetan culture where the inhabitants are influenced practice Tibetan-Buddhism. You will experience this as you come across Tsum valley, an area flourished with pure culture.   Thus with splendid views of the natural phenomenal, Manaslu trek also gives you a rich cultural experience of the local region.

  1. Moderately strenuous and safe

Manaslu Trek in Nepal are moderately and they do not require you to have extreme fitness or capabilities. But the trek surely has long walks and rough terrains so, you must be able to endure these situations. With simple preparations such as cardiovascular exercise and flexibility training, you can complete this trek with ease.

  1. Affordable prices

Manaslu Treks are cheaper than many other treks in Nepal. Although the infrastructure and availability of services may not be on the same level as that of expensive treks, the services provided in this region cover the basic needs of a traveler. Due to hardships in transporting goods to this remote region, the process of development is slow. Nevertheless it is on its course to being able to provide more services to travelers.

Top 5 (Five) Reason to Trek in Manaslu Trekking in Nepal Himalayas 1

Conclusion

Trekking around the Manaslu can be more than just a simple trek. You also have the option to incorporate several side treks into your journey and make it better, Side treks such as Birendra Lake, Pung Gyen Gompa are few examples of possible options. Nevertheless, the trek to Manaslu in itself is a wonderful experience. If you are thinking of trekking in the Nepal Himalayas, Manaslu is definitely worth the shot.

Top 5 Things Everyone Loves About Himalayan Country Nepal

Top 5 Things Everyone Loves About Himalayan Country Nepal

Top 5 Things Everyone Loves About Himalayan Country Nepal

21-May-2019

Nepal, a small country situated in the lap of the mighty Himalayas, is a unique amalgamation of natural and cultural diversity. Whether it be the scenic landscapes surrounding the Rara Lake, the lively suburbs of Kathmandu, or the gushing Trishuli River, Nepal is bound to enchant you. As you set your sights on the Himalayas, you can relish the grandeur of these majestic natural hallmarks. All in all, cultural prosperity and unparalleled natural beauty have formed one of the most ideal travel destinations in Nepal.

Top 5 Things Everyone Loves About Himalayan Country Nepal

Natural Beauty

The geographical variety of Nepal has created three distinct landforms. The Himalayan Range, comprising of the Mount Everest (8848m), overlooks the hills to the south. Similarly, the plains of Terai in the south are the final geographical belt in Nepal. This geographical differentiation creates scenic beauty second to none. The enigmatic curves of the lands and riches of rivers, valleys, lakes, and other constituents are an absolute delight to the observers.

Mt Everest From Kalapatthar

Cultural Heritage

The rich socio-cultural history of Nepal dates back hundreds of years. As such, the monuments that represent the history and cultural lineage are plenty in number. Nepal is home to some of the most architecturally and historically revered sites in the world, such as the Pashupatinath, Muktinath, Halesi Mahadev, Boudhanath, and Tengboche Monastery. Moreover, the prevalence of Hinduism and Buddhism is clear in the sheer volume of temples and monasteries in the country. Monuments, sculptures, art, and architecture in different periods of history have created a meshwork of cultural heritages in Nepal.

Jomsome Muktinath

Cultural and Ethnic Diversity

Nepal is home to people of numerous castes, creeds, and religions. From Tharu in the Terai to Sherpas in the Himalayas and Thakuris in the far west, there is a massive number of ethnic communities in Nepal. These people practice their culture, follow their norms, and speak their respective mother tongue. Regardless of the differences in culture and lifestyle, harmony among these varying populace has existed since ancient times. Because of this, when you visit Nepal, you can expect to witness a marvelous unity in diversity among Nepalese.

Cultural and Ethnic Diversity in nepal

Trekking Trails and the Himalayas

The variation in the landscapes of Nepal provides a number of scintillating trekking options for the adventure seeker. It would be very tough to pinpoint one as the best; however, the most popular treks are Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Poonhill Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, and Langtang Valley Trek among others. During your trek, you can immerse yourself in the local culture as well as relish the glorious beauty of Nepal. On top of that, the emotional outpour of reaching the destination after a fulfilling trek can only be experienced in person.

trekking in nepal

Food and Cuisine

Nepalese cuisine is a wonderful mixture of the lifestyles, beliefs, and of various cultures and backgrounds. Furthermore, the influence of Chinese and Indian cuisines on native Nepalese flavors has helped create many delicious dishes. From the quintessential Nepali meal of Dal- Bhat-Tarkari (Lentils, Rice, and Vegetables) to fast food such as Momo and Noodles, Nepalese food is sure to make you lick your lips and ask for more. Newari dishes like Bara, Choela, and Chatamari, Thakali dishes, Juju Dhau yogurt, and Laphing are few other cuisines you might not want to miss out on.

Dal Bhat Nepali food

Nepal is nothing short of a mythical fairyland. The Himalayas shelter a massive variation in art, culture, and geography. The distinct identities of Nepal have enchanted many along the years and will continue to do so in the future. Visit Nepal and relish the beauties that recognize Nepal in the world.

Jungle Safari Experience in Nepal

Jungle Safari Experience in Nepal

Jungle Safari Experience in Nepal

12-May-2019

Great Jungle safari in Nepal is one of the most enticing activities you can do in Nepal. With immense richness in biodiversity, there is a wide array of natural life to be explored in this phenomenal country. With perennial rivers irrigating the plains of Terai, the sub-tropical forests have become a haven for a wide variety of animals and birds. A staggering number of ecosystems preserve the forests to offer glorious opportunities to travel. Great Jungle safari in Nepal is an adventure trip into the wild to observe and explore.

Chitwan Jungle Safari

Chitwan Jungle Experience

The Chitwan Jungle Experience takes you to Nepal’s first national park, the Chitwan National Park. Located in the southern region of central Nepal, the national park is also a UNESCO world heritage site. This premise of the national park shelters a number of different animals including some of the rarest species such as one horned Rhino and Royal Bengal Tiger.

Chitwan Jungle Safari

Chitwan Jungle Experience is most popular for its jungle safaris on elephants and jeeps. Nothing gives you more excitement and thrill than traversing through the dense Sal forests towards the wilderness on the back of an Elephant. Besides the jungle safaris, you can also engage in canoe rides down the Rapti River. The Tharu villages nearby the national park provide insight into the Tharu culture and lifestyle. In the next morning, walk alongside the bushes or the banks of the Rapti river to spot some of the most exotic species of birds; such as Giant, Lesser Florican, and Paradise Flycatcher. The dense forests are also home to more than 400 species of birds. Elephant breeding center is yet another attraction within the national park.

Chitwan Jungle Safari

Chitwan Jungle Experience is a journey that heads deep into the lush forests and showcases the majesty of the Chitwan National Park.

Bardia Jungle Experience

The Bardia Jungle Experience takes you to one of Nepal’s one of the exotic and rich destinations in terms of biodiversity. Bardiya Jungle is Located towards the southern border in far western Nepal.Bardiya Wild life safari tour

This region has diverse vegetation varying from dense forests to grassland and riverine. More over this region is the favorable natural habitat for a broad range of life forms. As the reserve is comparatively lesser explored, the reserve thrives off of its tranquil wilderness. The Bardia National Park holds pride in treasuring various rare species of animals, birds, and plants.

Bardiya Wild life safari tour

This wildlife sanctuary is off the beaten. You can also go on elephant rides to traverse around the dense jungles. Visit the crocodile breeding center and walk around the forests. you can try to capture a sight of the animals and birds. Nearby, a local Tharu Museum that treasures the Tharu culture is also ripe for exploration.

Great Jungle Experience is a must-do activity if you are planning to visit Nepal. You can head to the national parks and wildlife reserves in the country. Besides going on adventurous journeys into the Himalayas, set aside a time to explore the dense jungles to witness the rich bio-diversity.

Dolpo Trekking in Nepal- Journey of Culture and Lifestyle

Dolpo Trekking in Nepal- Journey of Culture and Lifestyle

Dolpo Trekking in Nepal- Journey of Culture and Lifestyle

30-Apr-2019

Untouched by modern society and influences, Dolpo region is famed for its indigenous inhabitants and, their culture and tradition. The region is located in western Nepal surrounded by Dhaulagiri range to the southern and eastern sides, and the Sisne and Kanjirowa mountains to the west. On the northern side, it touches Tibet, with which it also shares a large proportion of its cultural heritage. The region is home to the largest national park of the country, the Shey Phoksundo National Park and bears cultural heritage in staggering amount. Dolpo trekking in Nepal is a famous trekking destination in Nepal.

Culture and Lifestyle

The human settlement of Dolpo is located at one of the highest altitudes in the world between 3,600 to 4,070 meters above sea level. Here, you can still witness the traditional barter system in Dolpo that dates back to centuries. Locals use yak caravans to travel through the long and difficult terrain to exchange goods for their livelihood. As Dolpo has close proximity with Tibet, the locals are mostly of Tibetan origin. Most Dolpalis continue to follow Tibetan Buddhism. The region is riddled with Buddhist monasteries with the locals practicing the same rituals as their northern neighbors. Some of the inhabitants also practice Bon Po religion and Shamanism.

Attractions

Shey Gompa

Shey Gompa is one of the most revered monasteries in Dolpo which is located on the foothills of the Crystal Mountain. The monastery holds rich history which reflects the ties of the monastery with Tibet and Tibetan Buddhism. Apart from the religious significance of the monastery, it is also famous for its setting amid the arid barren lands.

Shey Phoksundo Lake

Another highlight of Dolpo is the magnificent Phoksundo Lake which is the epitome of natural beauty. The deepest lake in the country, it is bordered by rocky cliffs and deep forests of the Shey Phoksundo National Park. The reflections of the surrounding landscapes off the lake surface offer surreal views inexpressible in words.

Yak Caravan

Yaks caravan is another interesting activity to see during the Dolpo trekking in Nepal. These yaks are used by the locals for trade and transportation. Yak caravans are the prominent transportation medium of goods as these beings have adapted to the harsh climate and topography of Dolpo. They are even used for seasonal trade expeditions to Tibet.

Yarchagumba

If one is lucky one might come across a strange caterpillar looking insect during the winters of the Dolpo pastures. It is an insect for half of its life and an herb for the other. These herbs are considered medicinal properties by the local. These herbs/creatures fetch a large sum of money for the locals.

 Yarshagumba

For Travelers

It is suitable to trek when temperatures are modestly pleasant with clear blue sky and has a low chance of snowfall in high altitudes. However, traveling to Dolpo is possible all around the year as the region falls under the rain-shadow of the Dhaulagiri range.

Shey Phoksundo Lake

Without a doubt, Dolpo is a land of marvel that reflects the natural and cultural aspects of the region. Although one of the most remote parts of the country, the people still offer smiling faces and warm hospitality. The cultural brilliance of the Dolpo coupled with the natural majesty creates a travel destination that is a must-visit in Nepal.

Family Adventure Activities in Nepal

Family Adventure Activities in Nepal

Family Adventure Activities in Nepal

17-Apr-2019

With all the razzle and dazzle, Nepal is a breathtaking place one must visit at least once in their lifetime. The diversity in geography and culture provides an outstanding prospect for tourism. There is a wide variety of activities to do in this country. This also goes with the fact that you can enjoy a wonderful trip to Nepal with your family. Here, you get the opportunity to explore not just nature but also some of the most fascinating cultural phenomenon. Over the years, thousands of travelers from around the globe have had a joyful experience of family tour in Nepal.

Nepal for Families  

Nepal for Families  

One of the key factors that prove Nepal is the perfect destination for family tour in Nepal is that you can find a variety of activities to keep your family entertained. From trekking in the magnificent Himalayas, touring in the ancient cities, and exploring the dense jungles; there are plenty of things to do! Each activity also has different levels whether it be difficult or resource-wise; thus you can also engage in the level of that activity suitable for your family.

Activities for Families

Shorter and Easier Treks for Families

Starting off, Nepal is THE best destination for treks that explore the natural and cultural riches in the country. Beginning with the Everest region, numerous others such as Annapurna, Langtang, and Manaslu regions offer suitable trekking destinations for families including elderly and children. You can choose from a wide variety of treks that differ in difficulty levels and suit your family’s needs. Some of the most popular treks for the family are: Ghorepani Poon hill trek, Everest Panorama trek, and Langtang Valley Trek are few of the ideal treks in Nepal.

Everest Panorama Trekking in Nepal

Hiking Around Kathmandu and Pokhara Valley

If you are seeking to do something similar to trekking but lack the time and resources, hiking is the perfect alternative for you. Hiking involves walking on well-developed easier trails around the cities. Such easier access allows you and your family to enjoy the grandeur of Nepal. Some of the most popular family hikes in Nepal are Nagarkot Hike, Sarangkot Hike, Dhulikhel Hike, etc.

Mountain and Heli Flight

Mountain and Heli Flight

Other ways to enjoy the magnificent geography of Nepal include mountain flights and Heli tours. With mountain flights and Heli tours, you will be flying above beautiful landscapes in the company of the mighty Himalayas in Nepal. Some Heli tours also take you to places such as the Everest base camp, Annapurna, Gosainkunda, etc. You will get the opportunity to set foot on these places and enjoy a great time exploring the surroundings.

Mountain and Heli Flight

Explore Ancient Cities and Villages

Besides nature, the ancient cities and villages call out for exploration too! The Kathmandu valley alone has seven of Nepal’s 10 UNESCO world heritage sites. Touring around these cities will give you deep insight into the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the Nepalese. Ancient villages such as Upper Mustang, Annapurna, Langtang, and Everest guarantee exciting family trips in Nepal.

 UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kathmandu

City Tour and Jungle Safari

City Tours are the easiest way to engage your family. Kathmandu and its world heritage sites are the best ways to explore Nepal. Other destinations to tour in Nepal are popular places such as Pokhara, Bandipur, and Lumbini. These destinations are majestic in their depiction of Nepali art, architecture, and culture. Similarly, national parks and wildlife reserves like Chitwan National Park, Bardia National Park, and Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve are the best bets to witness the bio-diversity of Nepal.

City Tour and Jungle Safari

Family holidays are a great way to build and strengthen family bonds. Nepal allows you and your family to immerse in the majesty of culture and glory of the natural marvels in Nepal. Then there are a huge number of activities you and your family can engage in. Identify your needs for an ideal journey and Nepal shall not disappoint! Nevertheless it is on its course to being able to provide more services to travelers.

Hidden Fact about Upper Dolpo Trekking

Hidden Fact about Upper Dolpo Trekking

Hidden Fact about Upper Dolpo Trekking

05-Apr-2019

Located in the far northwestern region of Nepal, Upper Dolpo lies within the Dolpa district of Nepal. Despite being located far farm Kathmandu, Upper Dolpo comes as a blessing for tourists who prefer isolated trips. As such, the journey to Upper Dolpo begins at Juphal. An airplane flight from Nepalgunj takes you to the trail head for the trips to Upper Dolpo. Thereon, travelers head north to reach Phoksundo Lake and further north to reach the heart of Upper Dolpo. There are some hidden facts about Upper Dolpo trekking that you should know about. Such as:

Upper Dolpo Trekking

Upper Dolpo: Land of Mystery

The wild west of Nepal- Upper Dolpo is the gem that is ripe for explorations to all adventure fanatics. Upper Dolpo is one of the least visited sites in Nepal; thus, opens the door to visitors who can unravel tons of facts and mysteries. Be the ancient monasteries oozing of glorious history or the barren virgin landscapes, Upper Dolpo offers endless
possibilities to travel. The Tibetan heritage, Bon Po history, and the authentic lifestyle are a few other attractions of Upper Dolpo and its facts about Upper Dolpo trekking.

Serenity and Peace for Mind and Soul

Phoksundo Lake, located within the Shey Phoksundo National Park, is the most famous attraction of Upper Dolpo. With an elevation of 3612m and depth of 145m, it is the deepest lake in Nepal. Its intense blue coloration and the scenic surrounding around the banks are what make the lake area so magical. The lake is only one face of the card
nature plays in Upper Dolpo. The other face shows off irresistible experiences of the valley, wildlife, vegetation, and mountains within the Shey Phoksundo National Park. Wildlife like Blue Sheep, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Himalayan Thar, and Himalayan Black Bear are abundant in the cedar and birch forests of the national park.
Similarly, Upper Dolpo houses some of the most exotic scenery and majestic viewpoints to relish those beauties. Unlike the snow-laden Himalayas, the barren lands of Dolpo come as a different treat to the eyes of the travelers. Treks and trips in Upper Dolpo help you to traverse and admire these sights as well. Passes over 5000 meters like Kang La and Jeng La guarantee scenes of the majestic landscapes of Upper Dolpo and Himalayas looming in the distant horizon.

dolpa trekking

Glorious History, Culture, and Lifestyle of Upper Dolpo

History books and historians state the ties of Upper Dolpo with ancient Tibet and the esteemed Silk Route. As such, the region bears a strong resemblance in terms of culture and geography with Tibet itself. The history between date back centuries. Upper Dolpo offers the perfect harmony between the Buddhists and the Bon Po religions. Shey Gompa, an ancient Buddhist monastery, is the biggest monastery in the region. The monastery and its location on the foothill of the Crystal Mountain have gathered worldwide accolades.

Nemjung Monastery, Sandul Gompa, and Yangtze Gompa are few other illustrious religious hubs in Upper Dolpo. As for the inhabitants of the region; they are adherent followers of Tibet Buddhism and Bon Po. Their lifestyle and traditions are derived from these religions as well. Some of the festivals celebrated there are Lhosar, Shey Festival, Yungney, and so on. Similarly, the people here still live a traditional life. The use of rocks and mud for making houses, animals, and porters for carriage of goods and transportation are prevalent here.

Upper Dolpo Trekking in Nepal
Upper Dolpo is the perfect place to experience raw natural and cultural glory. As a matter of fact, Upper Dolpo is a great option to travel throughout the year and welcomes travelers around the world to explore the forgotten paradise of Nepal. Have a trip of a lifetime in this magical land and witness mystery, scenery, and peace all at once.

Holi| The Color Festival in Nepal

Holi| The Color Festival in Nepal

Holi| The Color Festival in Nepal

18-Mar-2019

Holi is one of the popular Hindu festivals of Nepal celebrated in the month of Feb/March on full Moon day.  Holi the festival of colors is celebrated with full of different colors, water, Music and dance. Mostly, Hindu people celebrate in Nepal, India.  People put color in face each other as token of love, harmony and friendship.
Holi| The Color Festival in Nepal

Holi the festival of colors is one of the most enjoyable festival in Nepal and India. The color gives the positive vibration of brotherhood, peace, joy and wisdom. It is government holiday too where all Hindu people participate to celebrate it.

People started to celebrate this festival after the death of HOLIKA.  Prahlad, who is the son of demon king was an devotee of Lord Vishnu. He disobeyed the orders of his evil father not to offer prayeers to God Vishnu. To teach his son a lesson, he thought the assistance of his sister, Holika to kill Prahlad. Holika sit on a bonfire with prahalad but the fire burnt only for Holika and pralahad remained unaffected.

Holi| The Color Festival in Nepal

Nowadays in Kathmandu, young people walk in the street pasting different color in the face. They also produce music and dance in public places by making color each other and say “Happy Holi”. In southern part of Nepal, people celebrate holi the next day having same ritual.

Holi the festival of colors is also welcoming of spring and summer. It is also the time to get blessing of God for coming harvests and fertility of the land.  Happy holi to all!!

Maha Shivaratri| Most Popular Hindu Festival in Nepal

Maha Shivaratri| Most Popular Hindu Festival in Nepal

Maha Shivaratri| Most Popular Hindu Festival in Nepal

26-Feb-2019

Maha Shivaratri is one of most popular Hindu festival of Nepal. Hindu people celebrates it in the month of Feb/March where God Shiva is regarded as supreme Hindu god of creation as well as destruction. Maha Shivaratri is birth-night of Lord Shiva.

MAHA SHIVARATRI| MOST POPULAR HINDU FESTIVAL IN NEPAL

Nepal has large number of Hindu people who strongly believe to god and goddess. There are 80% Hindu people in Nepal who visit Pashupatinath Temple during Maha Shivaratri festival. During this festival, Hindu people visit Pashupatinath temple which lies in eastern part of Kathmandu. Pashupatinath temple is a temple of God Shiva, who is sitting in the form of Pashupati (Lord of Animals.) On the Occasion of this festival, thousand of Hindu people worship to Shiva’s sexual part called SHIVA LINGA. Holy Men (Sadhus) who have long hair and beard smoke hashish and walk naked near the temple and bless to the people to have creation. People light the sacred fires, and speak mantra “OM NAMA SHIVBHYA”.

Maha Shivaratri Festival in Nepal
It is said that God Shiva protected world from the dangerous poisons, therefore people started to celebrate this festival by thanking Shiva for protecting world. During this festival, Hindu people have whole day fasting who worship to Shiva Linga by chanting mantras, offering Beal Leaf and pouring water and milk on the Linga.

Maha Shivaratri Festival in Nepal

Who is God Shiva?
There are three powerful Gods in Hinduism. They are Brahma (God of Creator), Bishnu (God of Operator) and Shiva (God of destroyer). God Shiva lives in Himalaya region at Mount Kailash with wearing sanke and deer skin by smoking hashish. Shiva plays his musical instrument called DAMARU and Trishul. Shiva wearn Rudraksha on his neck having long hair and ox is his vehicle. Parvati is the wife of Shiva having two sons; Ganesh and Kumar.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019 from Adventure Mountain Club

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019 from Adventure Mountain Club

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019 from Adventure Mountain Club

24-Dec-2018

Christmas and New year in Nepal. 2018 had been a remarkable year for our Company Adventure Mountain Club Treks & Expedition, as this company have many clients from all over the world. We have been able to keep our approaches very good and reliable this year. At the end of the year 2018, the festival of Christmas has also brought the good opportunity for our company to once again great our loyalties.

Christmas and New Year Wishes

We wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019!! May this Christmas brings Happiness, Love, Affection, Joy, good luck, Prosperity, Enjoy and Peace to all of us and fill your heart.

Adventure Mountain Club Treks & Expedition has been celebrating Christmas and New Year with its clients; Again we wish in your home be filled with laughter, contentment, harmony, and abundance of mercy.

Christmas is a glorious season. It is a magical season filled with joy. May you make memorable moments, unbreakable bonds and hope for a better future.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2019!!!

You can enjoy the Christmas and New year in Nepal, Kathmandu too.