Reed flute and gunpowder
Understanding the Afghan Taliban through their poetry.
The Mongolian fringe
The exodus of Northeasterners from a number of major Indian cities underlines a reality th...
One man's mission to save the Havyaka Brahmins from extinction.
Lost rulers of the Malabar Coast
Tales of love and loss from the heyday of Portuguese rule in Kochi.
Changing literature, changing country
By Weena Pun
Himal speaks to noted Nepali literary critic Khagendra Sangroula.