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NEPAL, South Himalayan country bordering north to china and east, west and south to India. Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital , full of tourist sites and religious centre of Hinduism and also Buddhism in country. It sacred due to the presence of globally accepted Pashupatinath Temple. Nepal, land of high peaks having eight of the world’s ten tallest mountains. Including Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth.
Nepal is of nearly trapezoidal shape. 800 kilometers (497 mi) long and 200 kilometers (124 mi) wide, with an area of 147,181 km2 (56,827 sq mi). Nepal, generally divided into three physiographic areas: Himal, Pahad and Terai.
Himal is the mountain region containing snowcapped hills. Situated in the Great Himalayan Range makes up the northern part of the country. It contains the highest elevations in the world including 8,848 meters high Mount Everest in Sagarmatha National park. Seven other of the worlds “eight-thou sanders” are also in this country or on its border: Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and Manaslu.
Modern Nepal is a federal secular parliamentary republic. It has seven states. It is a developing nation, ranking 144th on the Human Development Index in 2016. The Kingdom of Nepal from 1768 to 2008, ended after a long communist moment and now Nepal is enjoying Democracy.
Due to all this physiological and geographical richness Nepal is always offers remarkable experience for adventure seekers and lovers. Panoramic view of sight in country is really admirable and classy.
As we all know Nepal is also famous for its hard working citizens and brave army. The Nepalese Armed Forces are a volunteer force with an estimated 95,000 active duty personnel in 2010, with an estimated annual military budget of around 60 million US dollars. The command of Nepalese army is divided into 6 parts named as :FAR WESTERN DIVISION, MID WESTERN DIVISION, WESTERN DIVISION, MID DIVISION, VALLEY DIVISION, EASTERN DIVISION. Nepal is also well-known for the Gurkhas. Brave soldiers of Nepal famous for ‘Khukhuri’ ,a knife like weapon with an inwardly curved blade, similar to a machete, used as both a tool and as a weapon in Nepal. Another interesting fact to know that a special regiment in Indian army of Nepali Gurkhas ,known as Gurkha regiment is serving nation since April 24, 1815.