Posted on 26/09/2008
Filed Under (General Issues, Guest Post) by administrator

Goddess Kumari - Indrajatra

Indrajatra, one of the major Jatra (festivals) celebrated in the Kathmandu valley is a major occasion for any Newar residing in the valley. All of us belonging to different religions have festivals of our own and celebrate and rejoice them. Any festival celebrated in the country is seen with equal respect. Even the government has announced public holidays for many of the festivals celebrated by people from different clans.

The significance of Indrajatra need not be described to any one, be them be residing inside the valley or not. It is one of the major festivals celebrated in the valley for several days; with chariots of Ganesh, Kumari and Bhairav being taken around many city areas. There had always been a system in which a small amount of budget had been allotted for the occasion.

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Posted on 26/05/2008
Filed Under (General Issues) by sangesh

Mahaboob Alam

Nadir Karim is bowled by Mahaboob Alam

This has to be one of the great moments in the history of Nepali sports. Mahaboob Alam, on of the bowler’s of Nepalese cricket teams took all the 10 wickets in ongoing ICC World Cricket League against Mozambique. The tournament was a road to 2011 ICC cricket world cup.

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