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Essay : The Box

~Bikrant Koirala~ Cigarettes, televisions, shoes and perhaps in some cultures dead bodies too, they all have their own boxes. Some are small, some bulky, some may be black and some white. Despite of their physical attributes, they all are boxes … Continue reading

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Essay : Words, Words, Words

~Ram Prasad Prasain~ Literature defines life in vast, various, vivid and vivacious manners nearly in all moods. Henceforth, life demands aesthetic sensibility. It demands test, trial and turbulence to ponder, realize and understand diverse spectrums of life. Literature deserves to … Continue reading

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Essay : Kids are kids

~Ismael Subba~ There is still more time Kids are only kids, Let them be kids.., ********——******** Dear Doraemon, From the big coloured Tv screen of saney’s home Or from the dreams Which I used to see

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Essay : A Review of Sex on Earth

~Swami Subash Chandra~ The August 1st issue of The Hindu BLink carried a review I wrote a while ago of the book Sex on Earth: A Celebration of Animal Reproduction by Jules Howard. There have been some issues getting the … Continue reading

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Essay : Heal thyself

~Byanjana Sharma~ When you are grieving the death of someone you hold dear, people usually argue that time heals everything. But time by itself cannot do anything to heal the intense pain brought by such a loss. And there are … Continue reading

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Essay : Hairy Chimps At TIA !

~Khagendra Bhattarai~ I screamed. I was really unhappy. I can’t help thinking about my Gopi uncle when I read a small news item in Melbourne Herald Sun a few days back. Why the hell Peter brought that stale newspaper and … Continue reading

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Essay : Untrodden Path

~Khagendra Bhattarai~ Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less travelled by, And that has made all the difference Unlike Robert Frost in his poem ‘The Road Not Taken’, it must, however, be difficult for many to make … Continue reading

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Essay : Women’s Liberation

~Byanjana Sharma~ The other day my elder sister told me a touching story about a lady who was inhumanly dominated by her authoritative husband. The lady, who happened to be one of our relatives, had no say in her family. … Continue reading

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Essay : The inhuman face of Technology

~Sanat Acharya~ Today the use of IT in everyday life has rocketed resulting in the rise of electronic communication as a main medium of communication. The use of the postal service, the envelopes and letters is almost in the extinction … Continue reading

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Essay : The art of Internet!

~Swami Subash Chandra~ Strange things are going down. Millions of inconsequential things are happening every minute. A ‘celebrity’ does something and it’s a news breaking headline. A famous person’s ‘tweet’ sends shockwaves around the first world. Mobile game and ‘in-app’ … Continue reading

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Essay : Uniqueness in the Modernist Nepali Literary Discourse

~Abhi Subedi~ Introduction This paper focuses on one important aspect of Nepali literature noticed in the writings of the sixties and seventies. The writings under review can be called modernist by using the occidental nomenclature for writings that satisfy certain … Continue reading

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Essay : The Evolution of Nepali Fiction

~Taranath Sharma~ Don’t seal my mouth It has to speak for the coming generations Don’t restrain my pen It has to signal the coming truth Don’t chain my feet For I have to embark on a new path – Bishweshwar … Continue reading

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Essay : Contemporary Nepali Literature: A Bird’s Eye View

~Mukul Dahal~ Nepali short story has achieved its present state of development in shorter time than other genres. This area of literature has already been enriched by a number of classic world-class short stories. The contribution of the figures such … Continue reading

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Essay : “Amer-I can”…not American

~Shilu G.Neupane~ I used to give lectures in my class about America and Americans before I came to America in real. I used to teach English in the government college of Nepal, an Asian country, and while teaching about American … Continue reading

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Essay : State of the Nation

~Dibesh Karmacharya~ Like every year, we had Nepali New Year parties in New York/New Jersey areas this year as well. With the growing Nepali population in the area, it is getting harder to organize Nepali get together these days. I … Continue reading

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Essay : My Foregone Sakewa

~Chandra Rai ‘Aakash’~ It was an absolutely fabulous, pleasurable moment never repeated in my life. Sakewa begins almost at the end of spring at dawn. My curious eyes opened from a long sleep, and I squatted in the hard but … Continue reading

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Essay : We think of ourselves first

~Laxmi Prasad Devkota~ This morning a young writer came to me and expressed his eager desire to go into Rapti Valley where the Government of Nepal has been perfunctorily implementing a grand agricultural project. He said he had adventured into … Continue reading

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