Stories By 'ASMITA MANANDHAR'
Born and raised in the heart of Patan, Subima Shrestha didn’t know anything about Indian classical dance forms in her youth But her passion led her to train as a Kathak dancer at the Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra in New Delhi for eight years
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Deborah Merola’s adaptation of The Little School wastes no time setting the tone for what is about to come for the next three hours.
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The multi-coloured skirt is hard to miss as Rukshana Kapali makes her way through the afternoon crowd at Patan Durbar Square. It is not just a mere fashion choice but a statement to her identity. While some are oblivious to her presence, others need to take a second glance, but for Kapali, this has been a norm since she came out as a transwoman around five years ago.
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Dinesh Adhikari is a famed poet and lyricist whose poetry collection ‘Atirikta Abhilekh’ was awarded the Madan Puraskar, Nepal’s most prestigious literary award in 1999. Adhikari has received more than two dozen awards in his lifetime for his contributions to Nepali literature and music.
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The definition of pop music has evolved throughout history ever since the genre originated in the United States during mid-1950s Pop music in general has primarily embodied commercial, ephemeral and accessible characteristics
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On the race to become the first batch of women to join the British Gurkha regiment under the British Armed Forces
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