Author Archives: Anil Chaudhary

Swing into 160-meter-deep Bhotekoshi Gorge

Swing into 160-meter-deep Bhotekoshi Gorge

July 3rd 2016 was the day I fulfilled a long awaited dream. It was the day I put my adrenaline levels to the test. It was the day I tried Swing. Yes, I jumped for the first time. For the first few seconds I was terrified, but later I was overjoyed. Here’s the video toContinue Reading

An exquisite experience of Tharu culture in western Nepal

An exquisite experience of Tharu culture in western Nepal

I never imagined that my own culture could bring me such a beautiful spectrum of joy and happiness until I spent a day at a home stay facilitated village called Dalla in the Bardiya region of Nepal’s west. The village is populated by one of Nepal’s indigenous ethnic communities known as “Tharu”. In Dalla, IContinue Reading

The Mesmerizing Trek to Poon Hill -The Best Trekking in Nepal

The Mesmerizing Trek to Poon Hill -The Best Trekking in Nepal

“Wake me up when September ends and I will have best days of my life”. This statement holds true for me. October 2014 brought new adventure in my life when I accomplished a breathtaking trek to Poon Hill, over 3200 meters in altitude, near Ghorepani village of Myagdi district, Nepal. It presents scenery of over fifteenContinue Reading

The Sacred Lake: Gosaikunda

The Sacred Lake: Gosaikunda

Many beautiful lakes exist in Nepal, often surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and majestic mountain ranges that are common in Nepal’s mountainous regions. Gosaikunda (pictured) is one of the purest holy lakes whose radiance I have been fortunate to witness. Standing steadily 4380 meters above sea level, this sacred lake is constantly spreading its divine blessing to the people ofContinue Reading

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