DJ Dai of Sky Lounge

30/06/2018Kathmandu Saturday is Kathmandu’s Sunday. Tonight the ‘lounges’ of the city are a hive of young Nepalis who prefer calling it K-Town. Traffic is a trickle at 10 PM, but the ‘lounges’ have only warmed up, with music and lights. One hears them on the streets. The music is a mix of bollywood and English pop charts. [...]

28/05/2018 Kathmandu In this valley, horizon is always marked by the mountains. They are more than a presence. They are markers of identity for the people. One doesn’t rise any higher than they do. They could scrape the bottom of planes even as they soar high. The mighty Dhaluagiri range dares the planes. They form [...]

24/5/2018NepalIt is dark in Kathmandu valley. The aerial picture it presents to those arriving after sunset is that of a million little illuminated dots, as though a pointillist painting. These dots are houses spread across this bowl like valley. The city is covered in darkness, with barely enough streetlights marking the roads. Only a brightly [...]