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झीगु छ्येला बुलाय् नेपालभासया नाँ

नेपालभास धैगु खँग्वयात गैर नेवा:तेसँ जक मखु झी नेवा:तेसँहे थीथीकथँ च्वयेगु याना च्वंगु बारे छत्वाचा मंखना च्वया च्वना। गैरनेवा:तेसँ नेवारी, नेवार भाषा धका च्वयेगु यासाँ स्यूपिसँ “नेपालभाषा” धका हे च्वइपिँ दु। खसभास न्हिपौ गोरखापत्र, अन्नपूर्ण, कान्तिपुर थेँ जागु अखबारे नेपाल भासयात खसभासँ “नेपालभाषा” धका च्वयेगु या:। झी नेवा:तेसँ नेपालभासयात “नेवारी” धका च्वइपिँ म्हो धाय् थाय् …

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Encoding Nepal Lipi in Unicode: An Update of Efforts

Note: ePaper version of this article can be read here. It is heartening to be informed that a group of script encoding experts is visiting Nepal to discuss the encoding Nepal scripts from 4 to 10 October 2014. The group is led by Dr. Deborah Anderson, a researcher and leader of Script Encoding Initiative (SEI) …

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Update about Encoding Nepalese Script (Nepal Lipi)

It has been four years since we opened a public discussion on March 20, 2010 about encoding Nepal Lipi in Unicode. On this day, a consultative meeting was held at Harati Hotel in Kathmandu. It was organized by Nepal Lipi Guthi (Nepalese Script Trust) (NLG hereafter) chaired by its chair Sharad Kasah “Kasahchhen” and attended …

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Nepal Mandala as Newar-land

Region of Nepalmandal as Newar-land – Kashinath Tamot Three territories are understood by the word ‘Nepal’- 1. Nepāla-garta (Svanigaḥ/Nepālakhālḍo/Nepala-upatyakā/Greater Kathmandu) 2. Nepāla-maṇḍala (Hill region of Middle Development Region) 3. Nepāla-adhirājya (Territory from easternmost Mechī to westernmost Mahākālī ) Here is reported about 12 districts included within Nepalmandal among 75 districts of the state of Nepal. …

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Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact stands firm with Nepal’s indigenous peoples‏

23 May 2012 Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), in a statement today, has called for urgent decisive actions within human rights framework to uphold inclusive democracy and peace based on social justice for resolution to political tensions on adoption of Nepal’s new constitution. It has also expressed unity with Nepal’s indigenous peoples in asserting their …

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नेवार समुदाय माथि खस-बाहुन शासक वर्गको अत्याचार

– सौरभ शाक्य नेवार समुदाय माथि देखिने र नदेखिने गरी खस-बाहुन शासक वर्गले अत्याचार गरेको धेरै भइ सक्यो । तिनको अत्याचारको पिडा त अब नेवारले महशुस गर्न पनि बिर्सी सकेको छ । केहि त्यस्ता पीडाहरु यहाँ म उल्लेख गर्न चाहन्छु । १) पृथ्वीनारायणले उपत्यका कब्जा गरेपछि यहाँ हुने सबै निर्माण कार्यमाथि प्रतिबन्ध लगाइयो । नयाँ …

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Restructuring Nepal from Newar Perspective: Unfaily demarcated 14 states must not be a Hobson’s choice

What necessitates a country’s governance system to restructure may vary depending on individual cases. Many developing countries after civil war or ethnic conflict tend to seek changes against the existing governance systems. But taking up cases of Cambodia and South Africa for examples, both countries after decades old conflicts that led to civil war have …

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Census 2011 to divert Nepal’s political change – ह्यूपा:या सम्वाहक मजुइगु आःया जनगणना

– नरेशवीर शाक्य – देय् गणतन्त्रय् दुहाँ वने धुंका न्हापां राष्ट्रीय जनगणना जुइत्यंगु दु। नेपाःया इतिहासय् थ्व स्वयां न्ह्यव झिक्वःतक जनगणना जुइधुंकूगु दु। थुकथं थ्व जनगणनाया ज्या नेपाः दुने सच्छि दँ पूवनेधुंकूगु दु। झिदँय् छकः पतिकँ जूगु थुजोगु जणगनाया आज्जु जनगणना पतिकँया दुने पाना वया च्वंगु दु। दकले न्हापां विस १९६८स याःगु जनगणनाया उद्देस्य निहित …

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Lienhards’s departure saddens Asian classics lovers

Yen (Kathmandu), Nepal Mandala – The untimely demise of Prof Siefried Lienhard, the Austrian-Swedish scholar of Nepal’s ancient classic literature including Nepal Bhasa, Pali and Sanskrit has saddened the Asian classics lovers. According to a press release (made available only in Khas Bhasa and English) by the Chwasapasa, the leading society of Nepal Bhasa writers …

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