Thursday, 18 April 2019

Talk about Nepalese politician and former Prime Minister Prachanda

Posted by Anup Baral | April 18, 2019 :
The Maoists find themselves in a paradoxical situation twelve years after they laid down arms. On the one hand, much of their agenda has come to fruition. Their ideas have pervaded the political sphere so extensively that hardly anyone now remembers where they originated. A republic was established a long time ago, and no one even thinks that the monarchy could make a comeback. The Maoists’ idea that a Constituent Assembly (CA) directly elected by the people should draft a constitution once appeared utterly radical. But two CAs have now been elected and completed their work. Hardly anyone now remembers how controversial the Maoist demand for it once appeared. Having declared autonomous ethnic states during the war, the Maoists pushed for the transformation of Nepal into a federal structure after entering the peace process. And after hard negotiations on its specific form, this country’s primary focus is now on establishing federal structures of governance. kathmandupost

Guide of the month: January 2018

Traveling gives us the opportunity to disconnect from our regular life. You get to forget your problems/issues for a few weeks, it can also help you figure things out that you would not have understood without the distance traveling can give you. We all have crazy schedules, work and a family to take care of, going away alone or with some friends can give you distance and perhaps even make you realize how important these people are for you. Like the saying says: we never know what we have until we lose it.

Another great benefit is the relaxation you get to do. It’s nice to live life to its fullest and enjoy a stress free time with yourself. Going on vacation lets us recharge our “batteries” by disconnecting us from our regular life. When we come back we feel invigorated and we are happy to be back in our day to day routine. It’s a very good stress remover that has a lot more to give than most people are willing to accept.

Traveling increases our knowledge and widens our perspective. To view new customs, different ways of living is fantastic for the mind. It gives us a new perspective about life and especially our life, it can help us change some of our habits or even create new ones. When I travel I usually make it a point to try new food, some cultures don’t have fries in their diet and they are all skinny, others use spices to give taste and not oils or fats. Discovering different values and ways to get by in life is really interesting. You also need to visit exotic new places and discover what this wonderful world has to offer.