Category: Nepal

See aparentingblog for Nepal culture and traditions.

Lumbini - Birthplace of Buddha (World Heritage)

Lumbini – Birthplace of Buddha (World Heritage)

Lumbini is considered the birthplace of the Buddha and is an important place of pilgrimage. Siddhartha Gautama, the later Buddha, is said to have been there in 560 BC. Be born in a grove....

Nepal Religion

Nepal Religion

Until 2006, Nepal was officially a Hindu state, the only one in the world. The current constitution provides that the country is a secular (non-religious) nation. Four out of five Nepalese count as Hindus....


Nepal Recent History

The word “Nepal”, in the ancient Indian language, means “at the foot of the mountains”. More than appropriate definition considering that the mountains of Nepal are the Himalayas.¬†According to Abbreviationfinder, an acronym site which...