Videos tagged with "enlightenment"
Jürgen Schreiter in Kathmandu | Nepal Trekking & Adventure Tours | KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING [06:07]
KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING TOURS -- VISITING NEPAL | Juergen Schreiter in Nepal - Kathmandu City Tours - Kathmandu Travel | Kathmandu is an exhilarating shock - the sights, sounds and smells can quickly lead to sensory overload. Kathmandu has been a travellers mecca since the 1960s but these days you're less likely to see a tie-dyed hippy in search of enlightenment than a well-heeled Gore-Tex-clad tourist in search of a good espresso. Kathmandu (Nepali: काठमांडौ [kɑʈʰmɑɳɖu]; Nepal Bhasa: येँ देय्) is the capital and, with more than one million inhabitants, the largest metropolitan city of Nepal. The city is the urban core of the Kathmandu Valley in the Himalayas, which contains two sister cities: Lalitpur (Patan), 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) to its south and Bhaktapur or Bhadgaon, 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) to its east, and a number of smaller towns. It is also acronymed as 'KTM' and named 'tri-city'. In the last census (2001), the city of Kathmandu had 671846 inhabitants. Population estimates for 2005 were 790612 for 2010 they stood at 989273 and 2012 at 1006656 The municipal area is (50.67 square kilometres (19.56 sq mi)) and the population density is 19500 per km². The city stands at an elevation of approximately 1400 metres (4600 ft) in the bowl-shaped valley in central Nepal surrounded by four major mountains: Shivapuri, Phulchoki, Nagarjun and Chandragiri. Kathmandu valley is part of three districts, Kathmandu District, Lalitpur District and Bhaktapur District, with ...
Visions of Paradise - Discovery [02:14]
Discover your true self in the mystical Himalayan land of Nepal. The narrator suggests you to search for the purpose of your karma, find deeper meanings to the world around you, and meditate to take a look inside yourself - all this, and more, only in Nepal.
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Stupa in Kathmandhu - Meditation [01:11]
Swayambhunath Stupa Katmadhu Valley, Nepal buddhist temple, stupa, kora, tibetan buddhism, katmandhu nepal, pilgrimage, meditation, tibet
Tags: Nepal, stupa, buddhism, hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism, tibet, nepali, Meditation, Guru, Temple, India, Mantra, Peace, Divine, Karma, Enlightenment
Nepal and Cultural Heritage 3 [01:49]
Geography The Republican of Nepal covers an area of 147, 181 square kilometers, and stretches 145-241 kilometers north to south and 850 kilometers west to east. The country is located between India in the south and China in the north. At latitudes 26 and 30 degrees north and longitudes 80 and 88 degrees east, Nepal is topographically divided into three regions: the Himalaya to the north, the hills consisting of the Mahabharat range and the Churia Hills in the middle, and the Terai to the south. Elevations are varied in the kingdom. The highest point is Mt. Everest (8848m) in the north and the lowest point (70 meters above sea level) is located at Kechana Kalan of Jhapa District. Altitude increases as you travel south to north. To the north temperatures are below-40 degrees Celsius and in the Terai, temperatures rise to 40 degrees Celsius in the summer. During June, July and August, the Republican is influenced by monsoon clouds. The Himalaya: Festivals Nepalese New Year, celebrated particularly in Bhaktapur. Raato Machhendranath Rath Jatra (April- June) A chariot procession through Patan lasting up to three months.Buddha Jayanti (May)- the full moon of Baisakh (Nepalese month) is Buddha Jayanti, the triply auspicious anniversary of Buddha's birth, enlightenment and death. Swayambhunath and Bouddhanath overflow with crowds. Gunla (August) A Newar Buddhist holy month, celebrated at Swayambuanth, Patan and Kathmandu. Janai Purnima (August) High caste Hindus change their ...
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