About Nepal

Nepal is a small landlocked Himalayan country bordering by India in East, West and South and China in North. Because of the diverse geography, Nepal has been a gift of nature. It has both polar and equator like atmospheres. It also has 10 major peaks of the world including highest Mt. Everest and third highest Mt. Kanchenjunga.

Capital: Kathmandu

Area: 147,181 Square Kilometer

Population: 264,494,504

Currency: Nepalese Rupee

Country Code: +977

Official Language: Nepali

National Languages:

  1. Awadhi
  2. Bhojpuri
  3. Gurung
  4. Kirati
  5. Limbu
  6. Magar
  7. Maithili
  8. Rai
  9. Sherpa
  10. Tharu
  11. Tamang

Religion:

  1. 3% Hinduism
  2. 9% Buddhism
  3. 4% Islam
  4. 3% Kirat
  5. 4% Christianity
  6. 4% Animism
  7. 5% Irreligion