बहत्तर सालको भुकम्प

गड्गड गड्गड गड्गडाउँदै थर्थर थर्थर थर्थराउँदै घरगोठ ढाल्दै, मान्छे मार्दै मनहरूलाई कायल पार्दै आयो भोकमाथि शोक थपेर शोकमाथि शोक थपेर त्यो आएको दुई पल कालको भोज थियो प्रत्येक निमेषमा ऊ अघाएको थियो हरेकले उसलाई आँखाअघि देखेको थियो मान्छे कति निर्बल छ भन्दै खित्का छाडेर हासेको थियो पहाड बगे, फाँट फुटे मन फाटे, आँसु बगे उसले … Continue reading बहत्तर सालको भुकम्प

Oof Holi!

I don't remember playing Holi because I never really played. This is the time when Spring arrives and I often used to get sick. Two years ago, my maternal grandmother passed away on the day of Holi. I used to be attracted by "Pichkari" (water gun) and I still do but I don't participate. The … Continue reading Oof Holi!

​व्यवस्थापिका र कार्यपालिकालाई खुला पत्र

माननीय सांसदज्यूहरू, प्रधानमन्त्रीज्यू एवम् मन्त्रीज्यूहरू, आज राष्ट्रिय भुकम्प सुरक्षा दिवसका अवसरमा यो पत्र लेख्दै छु । मलाई लाग्दैन देशका सबैभन्दा शक्तिशाली र जिम्मेवार व्यक्तित्वहरूलाई सानातिना कुराहरू सम्झाइरहनु पर्दैन तर मन मान्दैन । २०७२ वैशाखको भुकम्प पीडितका सम्बन्धमा केही कुरा गरौं भन्ने लागिरहेछ । हामी (यहाँहरू समेत) सबैले कुनै न कुनै रूपमा वैशाख १२, २०७२ को … Continue reading ​व्यवस्थापिका र कार्यपालिकालाई खुला पत्र

​An Open Letter to the Members of the Parliament and the Executive

Dear MPs, Prime Minister and Ministers, I have written this letter on the occasion of Earthquake Safety Day to the most powerful and also the most responsible people of this country (each one of you) to remind you on an important matter related to the victims of the 2072 earthquake. Honestly, I don't know if … Continue reading ​An Open Letter to the Members of the Parliament and the Executive

पाल्पा-२

​ यसअघि "पाल्पा" शिर्षकमा तीन कविता पाल्पाबाट पोस्ट गरेको थिएँँ । काठमाडौंं फर्किएपछि लेखेका तीन कविता यहाँ प्रस्तुत गर्दछु ।  १. लेक र बेँसी, गोरेटा-बाटाहरूमा जिन्दगीका हरेक पाटाहरूमा जीजीबीसा राख्दछन् नरनारी मुहारमा हरपल गुलाबी रङ्ग छरी   २. (हाइकु) मस्याम, डुम्रे घर         महिना दिनलाई                 … Continue reading पाल्पा-२

Monthly Feature 13: Some Nepali Folk Songs

On this first Monthly Feature (first post as well) of 2017, I'm going to share some of the songs I heard during my stay at Palpa. The first song I share is a typical Folk song of the Mid- and Far-Western Region called Deuda. There are a lot of songs within the Deuda culture, Raijhuma is … Continue reading Monthly Feature 13: Some Nepali Folk Songs

Political Awareness among Nepalese

In about 70 years, Nepal has seen different political systems. Until 2007 B.S., the Ranas ruled autocratically. For the next ten years, Nepal saw multi-party democratic system and then two decades of direct rule of the Monarch known as the Panchayat System. The next decade saw a reformed Panchayat. Within ten years, in 2047 B.S., multi-party … Continue reading Political Awareness among Nepalese