WELCOME AND NAMASTE TO NEPAL. Prepared by: Kalpana Khanal. NEPAL AND THE WORLD. Where is it?. MAP OF NEPAL. NEPAL AT A GLANCE. Area : 147,181 sq. km Geography : Situated between China in the north and India in the South. Capital : Kathmandu Population : 22 Million
Prepared by: Kalpana Khanal
Where is it?
Currency: Nepalese Rupee (approximately US$ 1 equals Rs. 70.94 ). Political System: Multi-party Democracy With constitutional monarchy but now there is active monarchy.
Religion: Nepal enjoys the distinction of being the only Hindu Kingdom in the world. However, there is a harmonious blending of Hinduism and Buddhism. Climate: Nepal has four major seasons, namely,(1) Winter: December-February,(2) Spring: March-May,(3) Summer: June-August, (4) Autumn: September-November.
Nepal can be visited the whole year round.
A Gurung woman
Young Newari girls
People of the temperate ( Hill ) region
A Tharu girl
A young Tharu in wedding jewelry
Protest against King’s Move
Lumbini: Lord Buddha’s Birthplace
Mount Everest: Top of the World
Farms in Nepal
Farmers in Nepal
Royal Bengal Tiger
White water rafting