Assaulting the Senses March 4th 2008 "Whoa". I believe that was my first word as we approached the airport at Kathmandu aboard Royal Nepal Airlines flight RA402. The view of the mountains in the distance was fantastic, but, it was obvious we were landing in a very poor country. As we made our way to baggage claim, it was abundantly clear that Nepal has been experiencing turmoil for some time. Being the main international airport for ... read more
Asia » Nepal » Kathmandu In 1951, the Nepalese monarch ended the century-old system of rule by hereditary premiers and instituted a cabinet system of government. Reforms in 1990 established a multiparty democracy within the framework of a constitutional monarchy. A Maoist in... ... read more
Our lives are a compilation of the many experiences we have as we blaze our own unique trail through the continuum of time.These experiences define who we are, chisel our behaviours, and influence how we blend into the increasingly complex world around us. Our daily routines provide us with the comfort of stability, a known outcome, a rhythm to follow and a cage we grown to love and hate.
In the US, an intensely capital-driven society promotes a lifestyle of consumption and imbues in the masses a continued sense of deficiency unless we have the latest fashion worn ... full info