Tag Archives: Handicrafts of Nepal

Singing Bowl Therapy

Singing bowl therapy is a 2500-year-old Tibetan technique. It uses sounds with unique vibrations for getting the human body in sync with its natural vibration. As a result, people practise it to deliberately soothe the body, mind and soul. The Singing bowl is famous in Buddhism. The benefits it provides are the reduction of stress, […]

Nepalese Lokta Paper and its significance.

Nepalese Lokta Paper is made from one of the longest and strongest natural fibre of the inner bark of a high-altitude shrub Daphne. This shrub is called lokta in Nepali and lokta paper (also generalized as Nepali paper) and has been a staple of Nepalese artisans for centuries. Most of the production of this paper […]