Nepal as a Secular State: All Religions Equal

Welcome to the secular Nepal where being Nepali is the true religion. Now extremists should stop politicizing religion.

By Deepak Adhikari

Nepal became another secular state at a time when fundamentalism is growing in different parts of the planet. But, this oldest nation state of South Asia has a history of harmony that is rarely found in the world. Christians in neighboring India decode Brown’s Da Vinci Code as blasphemous. Srilanka is ravaged by communal violence. Minority Hindus and Christians are suppressed in Pakistan. But Nepal has remain a safe haven for people of different faiths. Continue reading Nepal as a Secular State: All Religions Equal