Guru Purnima

Guru Purnima

The Guru Purnima festival is being observed throughout the country today by paying reverence to all teachers. The festival, also marked as Teacher’s Day, is observed on the full moon day in the Nepali month Ashadh as per the lunar calendar. The day is dedicated to the gurus or one’s teacher who bestows the gayatri mantra for the first time during one’s bratabandh or the sacred thread ceremony, initiates one to reading and writing, reads out the vedic hymns during the religious rituals and other teachers in general. Etymologically, the word ‘guru’ is made of two roots ‘gu’ and ‘ru’. Gu means darkness and ru means light. So, the word guru means the person who removes the darkness of ignorance … Continue Reading……..

Visit Nepal 2020 Campaign entices strong support in 2019 Sales Mission in Zurich, Paris and Brussels

Visit Nepal 2020 Campaign entices strong support in 2019 Sales Mission in Zurich, Paris and Brussels

The Nepal Tourism Board along with leading Nepali Tour Operators organized the Nepal Sales Mission in the major tourist generating cities of Europe: Zurich, Paris and Brussels from 17-21 June, 2019. The Representative of Nepal to the Permanent Mission to the United Nations, H. E. Mani Prasad Bhattarai, the Ambassador of Nepal to France, H. E. Dipak Adhikari, and the Ambassador of Nepal to Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg, H. E. Lok Bahadur Thapa delivered the welcome address in Zurich, Paris and Brussels respectively. The NTB showcased Nepal as much more than just mountains, focusing on the vast cultural, heritage, spiritual, natural aspects of Nepal and elaborated on the enhancements and new tourism products being introduced especially in the VNY2020. Emphasizing … Continue Reading……..

विश्वविख्यात सन्त सुधांशु जी महाराज नेपालमा

विश्वविख्यात सन्त सुधांशु जी महाराज नेपालमा

विश्वविख्यात सन्त एवं विश्व जागृति मिसनका संस्थापक सुधांशु जी महाराज पशुपतिनाथ दर्शनका लागी नेपाल आएका छन । उनका विश्वभर २३ भन्दा वढि देशमा लाखौंको संख्यामा अनुयायीहरु रहेको वताईन्छ । उनको नेतृत्वमा भारतको आनन्दधाम आश्रमले गरिव र अनाथ बच्चाहरुलाई निशुल्क शिक्षा र स्वास्थ्य प्रदान गर्दै आइरहेको छ । उनीसंगै उनकी जेठी छोरी तथा प्रख्यात योग गुरु डा.अर्चिका पनि नेपाल आएकी छन । डा.अर्चिकाले यहि जुन १६ देखि २६ सम्म कैलाश मानसरोवरको यात्रा गर्नेछिन । उनले अन्तर्राष्ट्रिय योग दिवसको अवसरमा जुन २१ म कैलाशमा योग शिविर समेत सञ्चालन गर्ने जनाईएको छ । विश्वविख्यात सन्त सुधांशु जी महाराज,डा.अर्चिका लगायतको समुहलाई पूर्व उपप्रधानमन्त्री टोपबहादुर रायमाझि,राष्ट्रिय सभा सदस्य खिमलाल भट्ट्राई तथा उनीहरुको यात्रा व्यवस्थापन गरिरहेको सम्राट ट्राभल एण्ड टुर्स प्रा.लि.का अध्यक्ष मुक्तिराम पाण्डेले स्वागत गरे … Continue Reading……..

Holi The Festival of Colours

Holi The Festival of Colours

Holi is festival of color. This festival is also farewell of winter and welcoming of summer in Southern Asia. Holi is celebrated in full moon day in Phalgun . Hence, Holi is also called Fagu Purnima. Holi is called Dhuli in Sanskrit. Holi is welcoming of spring and summer. It is also observed to get blessing of God for coming harvests and fertility of the land. This festival is celebrated in most of South Asian counties. Actually Holi is the night of Falgun Krishna Chaturdasi but celebration starts from the very next day on Purnima. Holi is the festival of color, friendships and love. The ancient Hindu festival of Holi falls on late February or on early March. Allegedly named … Continue Reading……..