Nepal

Read about Donna’s fascinating trip to Nepal and the inspiration on her work as an artist. Boudhanath. Kopan

 

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Nepal Emergency Appeal

Fundraising  Nepal Emergency Appeal Painting Raffle This is a painting of the Nyatapola Temple erected in 1701. It is a 5-story pagoda in Bhaktapur, Nepal. In honour of Siddha Laxmi, the Hindu goddess of prosperity, an iconic building that has survived the recent earthquake. This can be  interpreted as  a sign of strength and hope for the Nepalese people.

Nepal Religion

Nepal Religion   We erroneously presumed that the predominant religion of Nepal is mainly Buddhist, however according to the 2011 census, 81.3% of the Nepalese population was Hindu, 9.0% was Buddhist, 4.4% was Muslim, 3.0% was Kirant/Yumaist, 1.42% was Christian, and 0.9% follow other religions or no religion. Many Gods are worshipped and cows are …

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Art + Travel Adventure Nepal – Chitwan National Park – Day 1

Continuing on with my tale of beautiful Nepal, we set off for Chitwan National Park, where we would spend the next three days. Chitwan National  Park – Day One Established in 1973, Chitwan National Park is the first national park in Nepal  and was  granted the status of World Heritage Site  in 1984. The journey would take us …

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