Nepal

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Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country in South Asia.wikipedia
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Maithili language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar. The regional languages Maithili, Awadhi and Bhojpuri are spoken in the southern Terai region; Urdu is common among Nepali Muslims.
Maithili (Maithilī) is an Indo-Aryan language native to the Indian subcontinent, mainly spoken in India and Nepal.

Kirati people

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Among the earliest inhabitants were the Kirat of east mid-region, Newars of the Kathmandu Valley, aboriginal Tharus of the Terai plains.
The Kirati people (Sanskrit: Kirāta) (also spelled as Kirant or Kiranti) are an ethnic group of Himalayan region of South Asia, extending eastward from Nepal to Northern India.

Bhojpuri language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar.
Bhojpuri is an Indo-Aryan language spoken in the northern-eastern part of India and the Terai region of Nepal.

Magar language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar.
Dhut magar (मगर भाषा Dhut magar bhasa) is a language spoken mainly in Nepal, Southern Bhutan, Darjeeling, India, and Sikkim, India, by the Magar people.

Jhapa District

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The government of Nepal restricted Bhutanese refugees to seven camps in the Jhapa and Morang districts, and refugees were not permitted to work in most professions.
Jhapa is a district of Province No. 1 in eastern Nepal.

Godawari, Kailali

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Godawari is a municipality and capital city of Sudurpaschim province located in Kailali District of Nepal.

Newar language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar.
Newar or Newari, known officially in Nepal as Nepal Bhasa, is a Sino-Tibetan language spoken by the Newar people, the indigenous inhabitants of Nepal Mandala, which consists of the Kathmandu Valley and surrounding regions in Nepal.

Tamang language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar.
Tamang (Devanagari: तामाङ; tāmāng) is a term used to collectively refer to a dialect cluster spoken mainly in Nepal, Sikkim, West Bengal (Mainly Darjeeling Districts - पश्चिम बङ्गाल राज्यको दार्जीलिङ जिल्लाको बिभिन्न भूभाग), some parts of Assam and North East Region.

Nepali Sign Language

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Nepal is home to at least four indigenous sign languages.
Nepalese Sign Language or Nepali Sign Language is the main deaf sign language of Nepal.

Nepalese Muslims

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The regional languages Maithili, Awadhi and Bhojpuri are spoken in the southern Terai region; Urdu is common among Nepali Muslims.
Nepalese Muslims (नेपाली मुसलमान; Nepali Musalman) are people residing in Nepal who follow the religion of Islam.

Morang District

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The government of Nepal restricted Bhutanese refugees to seven camps in the Jhapa and Morang districts, and refugees were not permitted to work in most professions.
Morang lies in the Outer Terai, or plains, of Eastern Nepal.

Sunwar language

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The major languages of Nepal (percent spoken as native language) according to the 2011 census are Nepali (44.6%), Maithili (11.7%), Bhojpuri (6.0%), Tharu (5.8%), Tamang (5.1%), Nepal Bhasa (3.2%), Bajjika (3%) and Magar (3.0%), Doteli (3.0%), Urdu (2.6%), Awadhi (1.89%), and Sunwar.
Sunwar, Sunuwar, or Kõinch (कोँइच; ; other spellings are Koinch and Koincha), is a Kiranti language spoken in Nepal and India by the Sunwar people.

Lalitpur, Nepal

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In 1482, the realm was divided into three kingdoms: Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur. Other large cities in Nepal include Pokhara, Biratnagar, Lalitpur, Bharatpur, Birgunj, Dharan, Hetauda and Nepalgunj.
Lalitpur Metropolitan City, historically Patan (पाटन Pātan, यल Yala, पाटन ), is the third largest city of Nepal after Kathmandu and Pokhara and it is located in the south-central part of Kathmandu Valley which is a new metropolitan city of Nepal.

Nepalese rupee

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The Nepali rupee has been tied to the Indian rupee at an exchange rate of 1.6 for many years.
A Nepalese Rupee (रूपैयाँ, symbol: रू, Rs.; code: NPR) is the official currency of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.

Rautahat District

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The highest literacy rate was reported in Kathmandu district (86.3%) and lowest in Rautahat (41.7%).
Rautahat District (रौतहट जिल्ला, a part of Province No. 2, is one of the seventy-seven districts of Nepal.

Tibetic languages

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Varieties of Tibetan are spoken in and north of the higher Himalaya where standard literary Tibetan is widely understood by those with religious education.
The Tibetic languages are a cluster of Tibeto-Burman languages descended from Old Tibetan, spoken across a wide area of eastern Central Asia bordering the Indian subcontinent, including the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas in Baltistan, Ladakh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh.

Tourism in Nepal

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The spectacular landscape and diverse, exotic cultures of Nepal represent considerable potential for tourism, but growth in the industry has been stifled by political instability and poor infrastructure.
Tourism is the largest industry in Nepal and its largest source of foreign exchange and revenue.

Nāga

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According to Buddhist mythology, Manjushri Bodhisattva drained a primordial lake of serpents to create the Nepal valley and proclaimed that Adi-Buddha Ne would take care of the community that would settle it.

Pokhara University

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Nepal has seven universities: Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Purbanchal University, Mahendra Sanskrit University, Far-western University, and Agriculture and Forestry University.
Pokhara University (PU or PoU पोखरा विश्वविद्यालय) was established in 1997 as Nepal's fifth university.

Puranas

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The context that "Suryavansi Kshetriyas had established a new regime by defeating the Kirats" can be found in some genealogies and Puranas.
The Skanda Purana has received renewed scholarly interest ever since the late 20th-century discovery of a Nepalese Skanda Purana manuscript dated to be from the early 9th century.

Sanskrit

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Indologist Sylvain Levi found Lassen's theory untenable but had no theories of his own, only suggesting that either Newara is a vulgarism of sanskritic Nepala, or Nepala is Sanskritisation of the local ethnic.

Nepalgunj

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Other large cities in Nepal include Pokhara, Biratnagar, Lalitpur, Bharatpur, Birgunj, Dharan, Hetauda and Nepalgunj.
Nepalgunj, also spelled Nepalganj, is a Sub-Metropolitan City in Banke District, Nepal.

Tribhuvan University

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Nepal has seven universities: Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu University, Pokhara University, Purbanchal University, Mahendra Sanskrit University, Far-western University, and Agriculture and Forestry University.
Tribhuvan University (TU, त्रिभुवन विश्वविद्यालय) is a public university in Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Community forestry in Nepal

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The community forestry program which has seen a third of the country's population directly participate in managing a quarter of the total forested area, has helped the local economies while reducing human-wildlife conflict.
The community forestry program in Nepal is a government effort to reduce forest degradation and to promote sustainable forestry practices as well as to improve the livelihood of the community.

Dhunge Dhara

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Tap water is the main source of drinking water for 47.78% of households, tube well/hand pump is the main source of drinking water for about 35% of households, while spout, uncovered well/kuwa, and covered well/kuwa are the main source for 5.74%, 4.71%, and 2.45% respectively.
A Dhunge Dhara (Nepali:ढुङ्गे धारा ) or hiti (Newari) is a traditional stone drinking fountain found in Nepal.