Nepal has international reputation in paragliding securing 2nd position after Japan in Asian Games 2018 held in Indonesia. Similarly, bungy jumping of Bhote-Koshi is supposed to be the first of its type in South Asia. In trekking, Great Himalayan Trail is a world renowned adventurous trekking trail from east to west of Nepal at an altitude of 5000 meters along with Annapurna circuit trek.
President visits Da Ci'en temple
Xian, April 25: President Bidya Devi Bhandari visited the Da Ci'en Temple here this morning.
Upon arrival at the temple premises, the President was welcomed by local authorities, who also briefed her about the temple.
Located in the southern suburb of Xi'an City, about 4 kilometers from the downtown of the city, the Da Ci'en Temple is a major attraction for its fame in the Buddhist religion and its simple but appealing style of construction.
It was originally built in 652 during the reign of Emperor Gaozong of the Tang Dynasty.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari (center) poses for a group photo after visiting the Da Ci'en Temple in Xian, China. April 25, 2019.
On the occasion, President Bhandari signed the visitor's book.
She was accompanied by Foreign Minister Pradip Kumar Gyawali, Chief Minister of Province no. 3 Dormani Poudel, Nepali Ambassador to China Lilamani Paudyal, Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi, and other members of the President's entourage.
President Bhandari is currently on a nine-day visit of China, including to attend the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation to be held in Beijing, the capital of China. (RSS)
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