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A million Sitas in the forest

Posted on: Monday, Mar 20, 2017

Mandodari saved this perfect child who landed in Mithila, then discovered by its king, Janaka, as he ritually pushed the plow at the start of the sowing season. Sita’s chance lifting of Shiva’s bow at the age of ten had prompted King Janaka’s …

Established in February 1993, the Kathmandu Post, Nepal’s first privately owned English broadsheet daily, is today Nepal’s leading English language newspaper, with a daily circulation of 82,000 copies. This makes the Post Nepal’s second-most widely …

The website filtercopy.com is clocking over 3 million page views each month. The company has created multiple digital stars including Mithila Palkar and Dhruv Sehgal, who star in the company’s smash hit web series Little Things. Pai, Chairman at Aarin …

Federal Alliance collects Rs 1.8 million donations

Posted on: Monday, Jul 18, 2016

KATHMANDU, July 18: The Federal Alliance, an alliance of ethnic and Madhesi parties, collected Rs 1.8 million donations during the relay hunger strike staged against the constitution. The amount was collected for the management of the relay hunger strike …

That Himal, Terai and Pahad exists in us. Only, then can we become one as Nepal and Nepalese. One wonders what the people who call themselves great Buddhists are doing. Buddhists weren’t able to do under the importance of their religion as much as the …

Add to this, construction of river training embankments for Rs 40 crore rupees; and payments for ongoing projects such as ICPs, Terai Roads and Rail links, depending upon project progress,” said the official.

The web series, which was launched on bindass’ Facebook page on April 28, is a coming of age story of 21-year-old Meera Sehgal from Dehradhun, played by Mithila Palkar, who comes to the bustling city of Mumbai to pursue her dream in the fashion industry.

Digital sensation Mithila Palkar plays Meera, in what promises to be yet another successful venture for her in the online space. READ ALSO: Girl power reigns supreme in the web world The 13 episode series of about 10 minutes each will unveil on a weekly …

Forest fires were more concentrated in the southern Terai districts of the Himalayan country, destroying flora and fauna on hundreds of hectares of land and posing significant threat to human settlements. Eighty percent of the forest fires in Nepal are …

India signs 9 Nepal pacts, offers $250 million

Posted on: Sunday, Feb 21, 2016

India offered Nepal a grant of $ 250 million for post-earthquake relief assistance, even as both the nations signed nine agreements ranging from development of road infrastructure in Terai region of … by the Indian-origin Madhesi community.

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About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.