B. P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation

B. P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation

Established in December, 1991

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BPKF supports research and educational activities in Nepal and also finances visits and exchanges between India and Nepal of scholars, poets, writers, journalists, artists, teachers, instructors, professors and other professional both in general field of education and in the field of agriculture, public health, science and technology and such other fields. The foundation has been also financing programmes and activities such as seminars, symposia, colloquia, workshops etc on subjects of common interest since its establishment. Issues regarding child development, women empowerment, conservation of cultural heritage and traditional crafts have been addressed. The foundation has been contributing towards publication of standard works in the field of Nepalese history and culture. The Foundation encourages the translation of standard works of Nepalese literature into Indian languages and vice-versa and arranging for their publication.

Celebration of Gandhi Jayanti

Published On: October 3, 2017
Celebration of Gandhi Jayanti

On 2nd October at Nepal-Bharat Library, the Embassy of India and BP Koirala India-Nepal Foundation celebrated Gandhi Jayanti. Rt. Hon’ble Former Prime Minister Lokendra Bahadur Chand launched the Nepali edition of the Gandhi’s autobiography “The story of My Experiments With Thruth” translated by Shri Shekhar Giri and published by Shivalik Prakashan. The release program…

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Theatre Festival

Published On: May 30, 2017
Theatre Festival

A 2-day Theatre Festival was organised in Kathmandu on 27th and 28th May by the the Embassy of India and the B.P Koirala India-Nepal Foundation with the highly renowned Indian director, Shri Feisal Alkazi and his Ruchika Theatre Group. An author, educationist, social activist, costume designer, master trainer and theatre director, Feisal Alkazi is the son of the legendary theatre director,…

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A Two-Day Odissi Dance Workshop

Published On: April 9, 2017
A Two-Day Odissi Dance Workshop

A two-day Dance workshop on ‘Odissi’ form was organized on 7th -8th April, 2017, at Aesthetic Dance Studio, Kathmandu. Odissi is traditionally a dance-drama genre of performance art, where the artist(s) and musicians play out a mythical story, a spiritual message or devotional poem from theVaidic texts, using symbolic costumes, body movement, abhinaya (expressions)…

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Commemoration of Begum Hazrat Mahal’s Death Anniversary

Published On: April 8, 2017
Commemoration of Begum Hazrat Mahal’s Death Anniversary

To commemorate Begum Hazrat Mahal’s death anniversary, Embassy of India in Kathmandu organized a wreath laying ceremony on Friday, 7th April 2017 at Jame Masjid, Kathmandu. The Ambassador of India to Nepal, Sri Manjeev Singh Puri laid the wreath at the tomb of Begum Hazrat Mahal. Ambassador Sri Puri spoke about the contribution of Begum Hazrat Mahal in the freedom struggle of India.…

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Celebration of International Women's Day 2017

Published On: March 9, 2017
Celebration of International Women's Day 2017

To mark the occasion of International Women’s Day, the BP Koirala India-Nepal Foundation organized a three-day celebration from 6th March to 8th March 2017. On Day 1, i.e. on 6th March, a talk programme with Padma Shri awardee Ms. Anuradha Koirala was held at National Law College, Lalitpur. More than a 100 students of law background participated in the talk programme. Ms. Koirala not…

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A two-day photography workshop

Published On: December 12, 2016
A two-day photography workshop

B.P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation organized a two-day photography workshop at Nepal-Bharat Library. Around 60 persons including students of mass communication & photography enthusiastically participated in this workshop conducted by noted Photojournalist Mr. Bikas Karki, President of Photojournalist’ Club trained the participants.  

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A talk program on ‘The Indian Constitution’ to commemorate the 125th Birth Anniversary of Ambedkar

Published On: November 25, 2016
A talk program on ‘The Indian Constitution’ to commemorate the 125th Birth Anniversary of Ambedkar

The Embassy of India, Kathmandu, in association with BP Koirala India-Nepal Foundation [BPKF] and the Indian Cultural Centre [ICC], organized a talk program on ‘The Indian Constitution’ on 25th November 2016 at Shangrila Hotel, Lazimpat to commemorate the 125th Birth Anniversary of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.    2.      The 125th birth anniversary of Dr. Ambedkar…

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Information Journal of Embassy of India & BPKF's Website launched

Published On: August 5, 2016
Information Journal of Embassy of India & BPKF's Website launched

    In a Programme organized at Taragaon Museum, Kathmandu on 5th August, 2016, the Embassy of India launched a website for its B. P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation and an Information Journal ‘Saransha’.  The Ambassador of India to Nepal, Shri Ranjit Rae, launched the B. P. Koirala Foundation’s official website ‘www.bpkf.org.np’.The website…

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Kathmandu-Varanasi Sangitik Sandhaya

Published On: July 31, 2016
Kathmandu-Varanasi Sangitik Sandhaya

 B. P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation organized with Sur-Sudha and Siddhartha Art Gallery, a musical programme, “Kathmandu Varanasi Sangitik Sandhya”, at Army Officers’ Club, Kathmandu on 30th July, 2016.            Four Indian Classical musicians from Varanasi arrived in Kathmandu to participate in this programme alongside…

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125th birth anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar celebrated at Kathmandu

Published On: April 14, 2016
125th birth anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar celebrated at Kathmandu

Embassy of India, B.P Koirala India-Nepal Foundation and Indian Cultural Centre celebrated 125th birth anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar on 14th April 2016 at Radisson Hotel, Kathmandu. The President of Nepali Congress and former Prime Minister of Nepal, Rt. Hon’ble Mr. Sher Bahadur Deuba was the Chief Guest of the programme and former Minister Ms. Hisila Yami was the Guest…

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