The Smarter Entertainment Weekly

Yesteryear’s Summer Blockbusters

With warring superheroes, dewy animated beings, and doomy monsters and aliens all fighting for the imagination of the viewers, and hackneyed rehashes betting solely on nostalgia, most summer blockbust...

3793 Days of Summer Remain!

“Don’t count the days, make the days count.” Summer spans for an average of 92- 95 days a year in Nepal, which means, multiplied by 67.98 (the average life expectancy), the average...

Roadies Come to the Himalaya

This competition is often associated with the youth, and a reflection of the attitude of adventurists. The participants' endurance, determination, discipline, and strength are tested in several wa...

Nepal’s Ultra Mountaineer in Antarctica

After having climbed mountains all over the world, Sanjay Pandit has once again added another mountain to his list of accomplishments with his expedition to the Antarctic mountain range. Born in Py...

Kathmandu Going Pink

This event is something which every woman from all walks of life can relate to. More than a marathon, it is a celebration of womanhood. Running a marathon helps you discover the strengths you never...

Redefining Art, One Piece at a Time

After the success of her solo art exhibition, “Divine Debris”, Meena Kayastha will soon have the distinction of being Nepal’s first representative to the World Contemporary Artists (...

Chocolate Fantasies

A warm fuzzy feeling is usuallyadjunctive to sweet. Likewise, good deeds, a good person, or a good day, everything that is related with good is often given this title. So,it’s obvious that this...

A Little Bit of Sugar for Valentine’s Day

Every time the month of February hits, it is a special time for those in love to celebrate the never ending 28 days of romance. As romantic and sweet as the idea of February 14 sounds, the history is...

Unexplored Nepal

All of us have one thing in common, the nature-given gift of curiosity. Out of curiosity we explore, and exploring leads to new findings. Hence, we learn. It’s the same with exploring new place...

Pedal your way

Exploring the known, and some unknown, destinations on pedal power—and at this time of the year—is as near as one can get to experience the perfect getaway. With so many places to go, in a...

Pedaling with Laxmi Magar

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 5.7px 0.0px; font: 8.0px Helvetica} span.s1 {letter-spacing: -0.3px} In a conservative and male dominant-cycling society, Laxmi Magar, a female national player in c...

Nepal Cyclist Ride to Rescue: NCRR

Photo:  Santosh Rai I was thinking of using a meaningful remark to introduce NCRR,but was more than delighted to know that its full form spoke for itself: Nepal Cyclist Ride to Rescue. NC...

Bicycle, the Cool Commuter’s Choice

After buying a new cycle, he started going for short cycle tours to the outskirts of the valley, away from the bustle of the busy and wearing city life.    AIGP Singha Bahadur Shrestha...

Our Collective Duty

As November 3, 2016, draws near, the light in the first floor room of the Degu Taleju Temple stays on for longer than usual. The said floor, taken up by a special committee is neatly tucked behind by...

Nepali Brews in K-Town

Don’t want to make it? Here’s where you get it. through the cold, windy day. One of the best ways to keep yourself warm this winter season is a big cup of steaming, good coffee. And, wh...

An Evening with Arjuna’s Dilemma’s Casts

 When I meet Salil and Roy together for an interview and ask them to tell me about one another there was an instant sense of joviality in the air. The body of Arjuna and the voice of Arjuna ha...

Into NADA Auto Show 2016

The annual NADA Auto Show kicked off with great zeal and enthusiasm, enthralling each and every visitor with the marvellous range of stalls put up on the show. The stalls left no stones unturned when...

A Sweet Tooth for Tihar

he five-day festival of lights known as Tihar honors Yama, the God of Death, but the worship of Laxmi, the Goddess of Wealth, dominates the festivities. All this, and the celebration of crows, dogs, a...

A Sliver of Shambala

Exploring Boudha through a gastronomic lens, we discover that the spiritual place has more than just nirvana to offer.   Boudha in Kathmandu reflects a bit of the whimsical Tibet on the northe...

Kicking It Old School

Just lift it, drop it, shake it, pop it and enjoy the biggest B-boying event, Everest Jam 2016. The Everest Crew can be accredited for starting a B-boy revolution in Nepal. These are a group of tal...