Nishant Pokhrel

Nishant is from Sarlahi, Nepal. He has passed his School Leaving Certificate from Everest H.S Academy, Sarlahi and he is pursuing his A levels at Budhanilkantha School, Kathmandu. Nishant has been actively working to spread information and awareness among the people, involving in various Awareness Campaigns since my childhood. He is interested in politics and visiting new places, including creative writing, journalism, debate, trekking and research. He has participated in many debates and creative writing competitions and even organized many such events, one of which being BNKS MUN 2017. Nishant started blogging at 15 and he is determined to continue for the rest of his life.
Dashain in Nepal

Dashain Festival in Nepal Redefined

What comes to your mind when you hear the word Dashain? Probably, the Malashree Dhun starts ringing in your head, taking you back to those childhood days when you would spend whole day flying kites – counting the number of chaits you’ve made in a single day-and enjoying whole night playing cards hoping to scrounge every single penny in your friend’s pocket. But is it the same today? Do we still remember that the festival of Dashain is meant to enjoy together with friend and family, rather than alone?
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Girl in Nepal

Being a Daughter in Nepal: An Unimaginable Curse

We often say that we are in the 21st Century, the age of science, technology, awareness, and education. But let’s look at poor developing countries like Nepal, where people lack basic education and are unaware about Science and Technology. People still blindly follow religious practices, which were handed down to them, although they don’t know the reasons behind them or why they are performed.
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