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Culture and customs of Nepal

Nepal is a multi cultural country of the world. Hinduism and Buddhism are major religions of Nepal beside that Muslim, Christian and other religious people also stay in Nepal. Each religious group has their own cultures and customs, traditions.

Nepal has about thirty-six different ethnic groups and 100 different races and castes each have their own distinctive lifestyle, tradition, culture and customs, they speak more than 90 different language and dialects. Nepal has many customs and beliefs that might be difficult to understand.  Between Hindu religious people there are 16 samaskars which are most important rites of passage in a Hindu’s life.

It is believed that given Hindu samskaras meticulously leads to a purification of one’s sins, vices, faults, and even correction of physical deformities. 16 Major Hindu Samskaras are Garbhadhana, Punswana, Seemantonnayana, Jatkarma, Namkarana, Niskramana, Annaprashana, Chudakarma, Karnavedha, Upanayana, Vedarambha, Samavartana,Vivaha,Awasthyadhana, Tretagnisangraha, Antyeshti follow the Hindus people.

There are eight essential rites  also which are known as ‘Ashtasamskaras’, like  Namakarana, Anna Prasana, Karnavedha, Chudakarma, Vidyarambha, Upanayana, Vivaha, Antyeshti, whole hindu religious peoples culture, custom, tradition and rituals are depends on their religious samskars.
Buddhism is the fourth largest religion of the world Founded in 6th Century BC by Gautam Buddha. There are different types Buddhist communities but all Buddhist core beliefs is Four Noble Truths are the same.

Four Noble Truths are 1. Life means suffering 2. Suffering is caused by desire and attachment 3. Suffering can be eliminated 4. Suffering is eliminated by following the Noble Eightfold Path beside that there are Noble Eightfold Path like1. Right beliefs  2. Right aspirations 3. Right speech 4. Right conduct 5. Right livelihood 6. Right effort  7. Right mindfulness 8. Right meditation attainment.

All Buddhist religious peoples culture, custom, tradition and rituals are depends on given  four Noble truths and eight noble paths. Hinduism and Buddhist follow their religious rule and regulation which leads their culture, tradition and custom other religious people who live in Nepal they also follow their own religious view and vision. Some  Nepal trips hat give cultural insight listed below.

Trips to know culture and customs of Nepal

Everest base camp trek                           Gokyo lakes trek
Annapurna base camp trek                  Annapurna circuit trek
Island Peak climbing                                 Everest view trek
Everest expedition                                    Mera peak climbing
Kanchenjunga base camp trek           Pisang Peak climbing
Around Dhaulagiri trek                           Jomsom Muktinath trek
Langtang valley trek                                  Poon hill trek
Makalu base camp trek                            Upper Mustang trek
Manaslu circuit trek                                  Rolwaling valley trek
Everest trekking                                           Lower Dolpo trek
Annapurna trekking                                   Upper Dolpo trek
Langtang trekking                                        Trishuli River rafting
Bhote Koshi rafting                                     Koshi tappu jungle safari
Sun Koshi river rafting                              Annapurna hiking
Karnali river rafting                                     Everest hiking
Chitwan jungle safari                                  Lumbini tour
Bardia Jungle safari                                    Pokhara city tour
Nepal is known as a non-stop festival’s country and living cultural museum and it blessed with the richest cultures in the world. We arrange cultural holiday trip in Nepal to introduce the Hindu, Buddhist, Christian cultural and religious centers, different castes and cultures.

Cultural holiday is really difference experience then other holiday, unique cultural variation, geographical diversity and natural heritage makes cultural holidays Nepal memorable forever. Nepal has its own cultural setting, tradition, religion, custom, belief, language, society and people which are important aspects of culture and customs in Nepal.

Rich cultural spirit represents unique blend of Buddhism, Hinduism and Christianity. Sacred pilgrimage sites, historical monuments and memorials reflect richness of Nepal culture variations, Birth place of Buddha, country of Mount Everest and heritage sites are Highlights of Nepal. If you need more information about culture and customs of Nepal fell free to contact us.