There is a tremendous number of unknown facts about Nepal but those might not interest you. Probably even Nepalese people don’t know about them. Here are some of them which I think are interesting and most people don’t know.
Least Known Facts about Nepal You Might be Unaware of
1. Nepal was never colonized :
Nepal is the only country in the world that remained independent all this time.You can check why Nepal was never colonized over here.
2. Nepal has got six seasons:
well this might surprise you little bit but its true.Though nowadays they are not much predicted.I think these 6 seasons are only limited to book nowadays. once when i was in class 4 or 3 I found name of the seasons.Basanta Ritu(Spring), Grishma Ritu(Early Summer) ,Barkha Ritu(Summer Monsoon season) ,Sharas Ritu(Early Autumn), Hemanta Ritu(Late Autumn) ,Shishir Ritu(Winter) are six seasons of Nepal
3. Official working week of Nepal is Sunday-Friday
I don’t know about working week of other countries but i don’t think any other country have weekly holiday on Nepal.
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4. Cows are considered to be god in Nepal:
Well cows are considered as god in Hinduism and majority of Nepalese population is Hindu so cows are god in Nepal.
5. Gautama Buddha was born on Nepal:
I know almost everyone knows about this fact but the main thing is the real name of Buddha was Siddhartha Gautama and he was prince of Lumbini and left of in search of peace and answer of some questions.Think if you were prince and would you do that.
some quotes of Buddha
The mind is everything. What you think you become.
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
6. About 82% of the Nepalese population is Hinduism which is the largest percentage of Hindus any country got.
Yeah, it’s true that India is the country with the largest Hindu population but when we calculate the percentage of Hindu population Nepal comes before India. There are all together 81.3% percentage Hindu in Nepal to the total population where as the percentage of the Hindu population in India is 81.3%.
That was it. These were least known facts about Nepal.