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January 2021

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Photo: SAGAR CHHETRI hen Niranjan Kunwar talks about Bollywood, his body language shifts: he sits tall, his face brightens up, […]
January 30, 2021

March 2020

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Pragati Rai. All Photos: MONIKA DEUPALA s a child, Pragati Rai was called fattyauri, someone who would not stop talking. […]
March 20, 2020

February 2020

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Photo: MONIKA DEUPALA orn in 1978 in Tehrathum, Bimala Tumkhewa is not an unfamiliar name in Nepal’s literary scene. Popular […]
February 7, 2020

December 2019


Photo: MONIKA DEUPALA When Usha Sherchan talks about Pokhara, where she grew up, she gets a faraway look in her […]
December 13, 2019

October 2019


Photo: MONIKA DEUPALA orn in 1971 into an aristocratic Rana-Shah family in Kathmandu, Nibha Shah spent most of her early […]
October 4, 2019

August 2019

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Photos: SIKUMA RAI hen the stalks of rice grow taller, you must come back here again,” she says. “They move […]
August 16, 2019

June 2019

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hen Shanti Chaudhary was born in Kathmandu on 28 December, 1955, she possibly was the first Tharu person to be […]
June 28, 2019

May 2019

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Pic: SIKUMA RAI unmaya  Do you know something? These are the first lines of Bina Theeng Tamang’s poem, Dhunwa ra Ama (Smoke […]
May 31, 2019

April 2019

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STORYTELLER: Anita Tuladhar today (above) with her mother (left). encountered Anita Tuladhar in a black and white 1985 studio photo. […]
April 26, 2019

March 2019

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Photos: MONIKA DEUPALA hen I first saw Toya Gurung‘s name in an anthology of poems, I thought she had to be […]
March 22, 2019