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A Brief Profile of the Chirimar People of Belaspur Village, Banke
The article brings out information on groups of untouchables, the Chirmar people of Belsapur village in Banke, Nepal. Actually this article is written in the style of "notes preliminaries" pioneered b...
Rhythm and Intonation in Colloquial Newari
The article examines the nature and function of rhythm in Newari based on a portion of data representing author's speech, as the author is a native speaker of the language. The author has selected a s...
Case Study of Small Farmers in Naktajhijh Dhanukha, Nepal
This article is a case study of small farmers made in Naktajhijh village panchayat, Dhankuta, Nepal. The study area is near the selected FAO project village Sakhwa. The study aims to determine the att...
Shamanism and Medicine in Developing Nepal
The article gives an account of shamanism in Nepal, particularly among the Tamang. The major social functions of the shaman in Tamang society is the diagnosis and treatment of illness. This article's ...
The High Altitude Ethnobotany of the Rolwaling Sherpas
The article is based on the botanical collection, particularly medicinal plants and poisons, made by the author in Rolwaling and covers the high altitude ethno-botany of the Rolwaling Sherpas. Around ...
Recent Economic Changes in a Newar Village
The article analyzes recent economic changes in a Newar village (here fictitiously called "Satepa") situated about seven kilometers west of Kathmandu. The data were collected at two points in time, fi...
Some Stress Placement Rules in Maithili
The article reviews some of the proposed stress-assignment rules for Maithili and then attempts to rewrite the stress placement rules in light of data provided in trails. The author argues that like m...
Nepālī Janajīvanamā Devī Sarasvatīko Sthān: Eka Adhyayan
The article discusses the importance of the goddess Saraswati in Nepalese society. The worshipping of the goddess Saraswati can be traced even in the period of Licchavi. Saraswati is the goddess of kn...
The Status, Powers and Functions of Rajas and Rajautas during the Nineteenth Century Nepal in the Light of Contemporary Documents
The article discusses the status, powers, and functions of Rajas and Rajautas in nineteenth-century Nepal in the light of contemporary documents. The author writes that the actual number of the Rajas ...
An Ethnohistorical Study of Bandipur
The article is an ethno-historical study of Bandipur. Bandipur bazaar is located in the district of Tanahun in the southeastern corner of Gandaki zone. It is situated south of the Prithvi highway midw...
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