Aja Dynasty Tharu Cushion Cover: Tharu Tattoo

How many of you have argued with your parents to get one small tattoo on your body?But in one ethnic community of Nepal getting a tattoo is part of the culture. And that is Tharu ethnic community. Can you believe it?Tharu tattoo is more practiced by women in comparison to a man. It is called […]

Tharu: Their Art, Ornaments, and Tattoos

Introduction Tharu people are the indigenous people of the Terai of southern Nepal. There are various sub-groups of Tharus that are scattered all over the Terai belt of Nepal namely–Rana Tharu and Kathariya Tharu in Kailali and Kanchanpur, Sonha Tharu of Surkhet, Dangaura Tharu in western Terai Dang-Deukhuri, Banke, Bardia, Kailali, Kanchanpur, Rupandehi and Kapilvastu, […]

Newari food

Nepal is a multicultural, multi-ethnic and multireligious nation. With multiple cultures comesmultiple cuisines that are diverse in taste. Nepal’s food is a mixture of the food habits ofpeople of different cultures and traditions. The food in the Himalayas is somewhat influencedby Tibetan and Chinese cuisines; whereas the Terai sees more influence from ndian cuisine.However, some […]

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