Nepal is a country rich with culture and heritage. Nepalese women, in general, tend to be optimistic, altruistic and are a showcase for Hindu cultural values. The Nepalese woman is highly appreciated by her man at festivals and family occasions through the gesture of gift-giving. It is not necessarily the monetary value, but the feeling behind the gesture that count to her.
Due to high immigation flows to Nepal and the ensuant wide diversity of ethnical groups, some women might have Indian, Burmese or even Chinese features. They have both fair or dark skin, big eyes and are of medium build.
Nepalese women are a model of modesty, trustwothness, and sincerity. They are loyal wives, excellent caregivers, and dynamic hostesses. Each household duty is accomplished meticulously by them. In modern Nepal, women are empowered with possibilities to better education, healthcare and rights. More and more Nepalese, especially young people, speak Nepali and fluent English, dress in western style clothes, and generally relate well to the outside world.
Nepal is a landlocked sovereign state located in South Asia. The capital and largest city of Nepal is Kathmandu. Nepal is nestled in the Himalayas and bordered by the People's Republic of China and the Republic of India. It has an area of 147,181 km2 (56,827 sq. mi) and a population of approximately 27 million. Nepali is the official national language in Nepal and the overwhelming majority of the Nepalese population follows Hinduism.