the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country in
South Asia and the world's youngest republic. It is bordered to the
north by the People's Republic of China, and to the south, east and west
by the Republic of India. With an area of 147,181 square kilometers
(56,827 sq mi) and a population of approximately 30 million, Nepal is
the world's 93rdlargest country by land mass and the 41st most popular country. Kathmandu is the nation's capital and the country's largest metropolitan city.
Nepal is a country of highly diverse and rich geography,culture and religions. The mountainous north has eight of the world's ten highest mountains, including the highest, Sagarmatha, known in English as Mount Everest. The fertile and humid south is heavily urbanized. It contains over240 peaks more than 20,000 ft (6,096 meters) above sea level.
By some measures, Hinduism is practiced by a large majority of people in Nepal than in any other nation. Buddhism, though a minority faith in the country is linked historically with Nepal as the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, who as the Buddha Gautama gave birth to the Buddhist tradition. About half of the population live below the international poverty line of US$1.25 a day.
GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION OF NEPAL
| Latitude|| : ||26 12' and 30 27' North|
|Longitude|| : ||80 4' and 88 12' East|
|Topography|| : ||The world's deepest gorge "Kali-Gandaki" to highest point The Everest 8.848 Mt.|
|Vegetation|| : ||Nepal posses some of the most outstanding bio-diversity in the world, ranging from sub-tropical rainforests to alpine deserts.|
|Seasons|| : || Winter (December-February), summer (March-May), Monsoon (June-August),Autumn (September-November). |
Mostly rains at night, making the following days crispy clean and fresh.
Most of the northern belt of the Trans-Himalayan zone is rain shadowed and deal for trekking.
|Area|| : ||147,181 sq. km|
| Capital city || : ||Kathmandu|
|Population|| : ||23 million|
|Time|| : ||GMT +5 and 3 quarter hrs.|