When I first approached Sukra Sagar Shrestha for an interview regarding the Char Narayan Temple earlier this year, he initially declined the request, thinking I was a journalist. He did not want any such attention.
A year after Chhakka Panja stormed the Nepali Box Office, becoming the highest grossing Nepali movie till date, the makers have released a sneak-peak of the sequel Chhakka Panja 2, which is set to release in September this year.
Superstar Rajesh Hamal has announced that he’s planning to produce and direct a movie. After making his Kollywood debut in 1988, Hamal has gone on to star in over three dozen movies; but this is the first time the actor will be moving behind the lenses.
A feature film based on the life and times of legendary politician-philosopher Rup Chandra Bista, Rudane: Bidroha ko Nepali Naam, has been announced. The producers of the film released the first look of the film on Wednesday, on the occasion of Bista’s 18th memorial day.
After conducting six successful Nepal Reads programmes, Quixote Cove (QC) is hosting yet another discussion on the poetry anthology These Fine Lines on June 24, at Yala Mandala, in Kwalkhu Road, Lalitpur.
The upcoming edition of the Paleti music series will host singer/composer Shanti Thatal. Thatal, who has composed and sung classics such as Udi Jaau Bhane and Samhaalera Rakha, is one of the most prominent singers representing the early days of modern Nepali music.