Nepal at Glance – About Nepal
It is our pleasure to welcome various peoples from all over the world in this small and beautiful country Nepal. Nepal has its fame as the country of natural beauty, breathtaking Himalayas, diversified culture and medicinally important herb.
Nepal is a country with unity in diversity. Within a short range of 1, 47,181 square km. Nepal favored with more than hundreds of traditions, cultures, languages and customs. Thus, Nepal is considered as culturally rich country.
Nepal is a landlocked country, situated between China and India. The geography of Nepal varies from Terai to the Mountain region.
The world’s highest mountain, Mt. Everest lies in Nepal. Besides this 8 of 14 highest mountains in the world are situated in Nepal.
Capital City: Kathmandu situated at an elevation of 4500m above sea level.
Population: According to the general census of Nepal 2012, the population of Nepal is 26.19 million.
Language: National language is Nepali. People in Nepal also Speaks Newari, Gurung, Tamang, Maithili and other as their mother tongue. They are also equally considered and respected as national language.
Political System: Federal Democratic Republic.
Religion: Nepal is a secular state. Religious tolerance and freedom is the characteristics feature mentioned in the newly made constitution of Nepal. Most of the people follow Hinduism. Other religious followed in Nepal are Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, etc.
Geographical: Nepal is divided into 3 geographical regions namely Hilly, Mountain and Terai Regions.
Entry or Exit Point in Nepal:
Kakarbhitta-Jhapa Eastern Nepal
Birjung-Parsa central Nepal
Kathmandu (TIA) Tribhuvan International Airport, central Nepal
Kodari Northern border, Central Nepal
Belhiya Bhairawa Rupandehi western Nepal
Jamuna Banke Mid western
Godda chauki Mahendranagar, Far western
Interesting Facts to Be Known
Namaste which means acceptance to celebrate the divinity in you is a national greeting.
In Nepal society, guests are considered as god.
There is a living Goddess, The Kumari Devi in Nepal.
Various endangered animals like one horned rhino, red panda, etc can be seen in Nepal.
More than 450 species of birds are found in Nepal.
Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal is known as the city of Temples.
Nepal is a birth place of Lord Gautam Buddha.
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