Nepal is renowned for being a historic and scenic paradise for tourists worldwide. The stunning land-locked Kingdom of Nepal brings backpackers, river rafters, mountain climbers and even nature lovers in increased numbers each year to enjoy this holiday paradise. It is an ideal place to be if you want to escape from the hustle-bustle of the chaotic contemporary lifestyle you may be experiencing.
Nepal is a country of highly diverse and rich geography, culture, and religions. The mountainous north has eight of the world's ten highest mountains, including the highest, Sagarmatha, known in English as Mount Everest. The fertile and humid south is heavily urbanized. It contains over 240 peaks more than 20,000 ft (6,096 metres) above sea level.
Amazing diverse culture in this small country primarily comprises of Hindus and Buddhist, besides a small percentage of Muslims, Kirant (indigenous), and even Christians. With the multlicilty groups prevalent in Nepal, there are several cults that have given birth to a huge pantheon of Gods and Goddesses. The philosophical tradition also imbibes the ideology of Kashmir Shaivism as well as Tantrism.
In accordance to 2001 census, there are about 92 languages spoken in Nepal. However, if given a look at other studies, there are about 123 languages including Nepali, Tamang, Bhojpuri, Maithili, Newari/Nepal Bhasa, Bantawa, and Bajjika. In fact, in the Terai region, even Hindi language is spoken. Some of the extinct languages of Nepal are inclusive of Kusunda and Waling.
Numerous festivals of Nepal usually last one to several days. One of the most important festivals of Nepal is Dashain (denoting victory over demons). Diversity of its culture is also experienced in the food and drinks with dal-bhat and tarkari (vegetable curries), being its usual hilly staple food.
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