After completing this lesson, student must be able to:
Folk Songs are locally composed and supported by local musical instruments having melody tone and lyrics which has humorous expressions and sentimental message. This note has short information about folk songs of Nepal.
All the cultural features and resources which are created, protected and promoted by our ancestor and handed to future generations is called heritages. This note has information on cultural and natural heritages of Nepal.
The particular days in which great changes, events, or declarations have been made for the welfare of the concerned people, tribe, class, or the whole country is known as national days. This note has information on national days celebrated in Nepal.
The music which is played during an event like jatras, fairs, festivals, ceremony, etc is called folk music. Folk music is related to a particular place, race, religion and culture, etc. This note has information on the folk musical instrument of Nepal.
The dance which is composed based on a particular religion usually using an established form and supposed not to be played on electric instruments. Classical music is generally considered to be serious and to have a lasting value. This note has information on classical and folk dances of Nepal like Dhan, Chandi, Guna etc.
A World Heritage Site is a place that is listed by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as of special cultural or physical significance. Nepal is rich in natural and cultural heritages. This note has information about our heritages that are listed in the world heritage.
A musical instrument is an instrument created or adapted to make musical sounds. Traditional musical instruments are played during festivals, jatras, and marriages and according to the place, caste, religion and culture. This note has information about various kinds of traditional nepali musical instruments.
Traditional Dances is the dance which is performed in a particular area or country with the help of traditional music and song. Our traditional dances are of two kinds.They are classical dance and folk dance. This note has information on traditional dances of Nepal.