Pike Peak Trekking

Pike Peak Trekking Pike Peak Trekking is newly opened remote trekking trail in Everest region. This trail is full of beauty; culture and nature. We can observe local culture, view of east to west northern Himalaya range from Kanchanjunga to Annapurna Mountain. We hike along the ridge and saddle passing through the colorful rhododendron, pine, […]

Himalayan Buddhism

Himalayan Buddhism refers to Buddhist practice spread through out Himalayan range starting from Ladakh to Bhutan. The history of Himalayan Buddhism dates back to the activities of Guru Padmasambhava popularly known as Guru Rinpoche. So, Guru Rinpoche is the root of Himalayan Buddhism per say. Four major schools–Nyingma, Kagyu, Shakya, and Gelug– have been shaping […]

Tantrism in Nepal

Ashakiji Vajracharya The history of tantrism in Nepal is very old. Tantrism was very strong and popular in Nepal. A great deal of Nepal ‘s art, in paintings and sculptures and wood –crafts, has been inspired by tantrism. Creation of many armed and many-headed deities and other symbolic manifestations owe their origin to tantric thought […]

Tourist arrival increased by 35 per cent in Everest region

Solukhumbu: The number of tourists visiting the Mount Everest region has risen by 35.79 per cent in 2017 as compared to 2016. Overall 37097 tourists visited the Everest region in 2016 while the number was recorded at 50,377 in 2017, informed Sagarmatha National Park check post, Jorsalle. The number of tourists visiting the region exceeds […]

Visit Ilam: Tea Estate in Nepal

Ilam is a small hilly town with pristine landscape of sloped tea gardens, thick natural forests, holy sites and unique culture. Ilam offers an excellent gateway from city life for romantic sunrise and sunset, a brisk walk in the tea garden, tranquil picnic and sightseeing spots, short treks along gentle slopes or a trudge into […]