November 2021 – Back in Nepal and busy busy

November 2021 – Back in Nepal and busy busy

It’s been busy, but busy in a nice way.  Because it’s so nice to be back in Nepal.  And they’re super busy here too, with people in the villages right in the middle of harvesting the rice at the moment.  The weather has been perfect and it’s good to see that life...
November 2020

November 2020

Happy Tihar!  The 5 day festival of light and hope.  Over the last few days crows, cows and dogs have been worshipped, and yesterday was a big day celebrating Laxmi, the goddess of wealth and luck.  Today is the Bhaitika day and sisters and brothers share their...
July 2020

July 2020

   Months have passed since the coronavirus pandemic started and as expected, more and more cases have been diagnosed in Nepal too.  As of today, there are 18,500 cases but as can be noted, the testing rate is low. But if we go by official figures, thankfully the...
May 2020

May 2020

    It’s already May and the pandemic continues to sweep across the continents, in different directions and at different intensity it seems…. In Nepal, like almost everywhere else in the world, schools and businesses have closed, transport has stopped running,...
January 2020

January 2020

Happy new year! By the way, did you know it is already 2076 in Nepal? * We had a very busy last month and we are really amazed by how generous and supportive people have been!  The music event in Islip was a really fun evening with great music by the Old Blue Cats,...