History

Famous Lichhavi Kings

Vaisalia was the Lichchhavis homeland. After it was destroyed by Ajatsatru, they flew away to Nepal. Supuspa was the first lichchhavis to enter Nepal and Jaydev I established Lichchhavi rule in Nepal in around 300 A.D. Jaya Dev I was the first king of this line. He has defeated Vasker Verma of of soma dynasty […]

Unification Campaign of Prithvi Narayan Shah

Along with the expansion of Gorkha kingdom, Prithvi Narayan Shah wanted to protect the country from the claws of the British Empire. He wanted to foil the evil designs of the British, by uniting the small kingdoms into a strong nation. Therefore, just after his accession, he set his foot on to the task of […]

Religion, Language, and Architecture of Mallas

There was a religious environment in the Malla period. With the exveption of a few, all the Malla kings were religious. They built such beautiful temples as Krishna Mandir, Nyatapola temple, Hanuman Dhoka, Mahaboudha temple and other temples. Hinduism was the State religion, but the king as well as the people were tolerent to other […]

Social and Economic Condition of Mallas

The Hindu concept of caste system prevailed in Nepal under the Mallas. The civil code frame by Jayasthiti Malla divided the society into different castes, based on the occupatio0n of the people. Hindus and Buddhists lived in peace and harmony in the society. The Buddhists had adopted the Hindu way of life. Those who engaged […]

Introduction of Sherpa Caste

Sherpa caste is World famous Himalayan caste and one of the listed major ethnic group of Nepal. Sherpa people are very famous for mountain climbing. Sherpa is like a brand in the Mountaineering Sector in the world. The world famous mountaineer from the Sherpa caste is: Tenzing Norge Sherpa (words first Mt. Everest submitter), Appa […]

Brief Introduction of Nepal

Nepal is a small Himalayan country situated in south Asia between two big power country of Asia China and India with the number one height (8848m) of the world. Politically it is declared ‘The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal’. Geographically it is a landlocked country lies on the 26°22′-30°27′ north latitudes and 80°4′-88°12′ east longitudes. […]