Nepal

Nepal

Light My Pyre

My trip to Nepal was definitely one of the most dépaysants, as we say here in France. This open-air cremation in front of Kathmandu's famous Pashupatinath Temple was certainly not a sight a ...

Nepal

Small Wheels Keep On Turning

Pious men keep on ...

Nepal

Burning Faith

The villages and landscapes, the colors and fauna, old people and young — in my experience, few countries can rival Nepal as a photographic subject. Here is one flickering moment of prayer ...

Nepal

Cheeky Shiva

There are Hindu deities everywhere you look along the streets of the Nepalese capital. Here, wood-carved figures of Shiva and Parvati keep an eye on Kathmandu's Durbar Square. Notice Shiva's ...

Nepal

Life By The Mountain

About a hundred kilometers south of the Himalaya mountain range, the village of Chobhar is a far ...

Nepal

Home Base, A Village Of Sherpas Deep In The Himalayas

THAME — A small man appears behind us. “Namaste,” he murmurs in a quiet voice. He calls himself “Ang Tshering Sherpa,” before asking, “Do you want some tea?” His house was ...

Nepal

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Praying Primate

Not only is the Swayambhunath shrine near ...