Kathmandu Episode 2

My first stop was going to be Pasupatinath. I was to meet my friends there. Abhishek and Vibhuti, childhood buddies and my forever partners in crime. After meeting a few more people there, we decided to go to Boudha Temple in Chhuchchepati. I wanted to go inside ┬áthe Pasupatinath temple but I was told it…

Kathmandu Episode 1

So here I was, at the Nepalgunj airport. It was 8:30 a.m and my flight was already late by an hour. This was quite an experience to be here. Unlike all the airports that I have been so far, this was very different. There were people carrying metal boxes, sacks of things and humongous bags…

Home bound heart

I was very excited this time to come home. The reasons were quite different: a) I was a bit homesick and b) I was finally going to visit Kathmandu this time. Yes, I have never been there. It might sound a little weird taking into account that it is my country but then somehow while…

Salyan, you beauty!

Located in the Mid-Western development region of Nepal, is a small district named Salyan. Unlike many other tourist places in Nepal, this one has preserved it’s beauty and purity. I was born and brought up in Nepal and have read about it in my textbooks and heard stories about the people who live there but…

My story

All those who wander are not lost. I guess that’s so true. Since my childhood, I wanted to travel and experience new places, places that were so different from mine, imagine the difference in the daily nitty grittiness of life of the people who share the same planet with us. I wanted to walk barefoot…