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Nepal is one of the richest cultures in the world. Nepal is known as a non-stop festival’s country and living cultural museum in the world. Culture has been called ‘the way of life for an entire society’. There are more than hundred cultural practices due to the differences of caste. Hinduism and Buddhism are major religions of Nepal beside that Muslim, Christian, and other religious people also stay in Nepal. With the changing time and pace, culture is practiced by people.

In past,people use local knowledge, skill and technology to survive their lives which are called traditional knowledge, skill and technology. Likewise, bamboo hole to dry out the vegetables (gundruk), use of cow dung as firewood, use of ropes to cross the river , etc.

The importance of traditional acknowledges,skill and technology

  • It preserves our culture,tradition etc
  • It is cheaper and easily available as they're produced locally,etc
  • It completely based on Nepalese originality
  • The pride of ancestor deeds
  • Environmental friendly and durable
  • It is base for using modern technology

Cultures,traditions, and technology are being modified as per the changing pace of time.For eg: "Grinding machine" has been modified as "Mill",Tuin has been modified as the cable car,etcBut,our originality should not disappear in the name of change and modernization.

  • Nepali is a multicultural,multiethnic,multiracial and multilingual country.
  • The local knowledge,skill and technology that people used during the past to make their lives easier and comfortable are known as traditional knowledge,skill and technology
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Very Short Questions

The local knowledge,skill and technology that people used during the past to make their lives easier and comfortable is known as traditional knowledge,skill and technology.

The importance of traditional knowledge ,skill and technology are as follows:

  • They give our cultural identity
  • They arouse pride in us
  • They are highly environmentally friendly
  • They are not expensive
  • They save our investment and time
  • They help in preservation of knowledge and art

The two important of traditional knowledge skill and technology are as follows:

  • The pride of ancestor deeds
  • Preservation of tradition,culture etc

Tuin,Dhiki,kol,Okhal are the unique traditional skill and technology.

Mortar is a cup-shaped receptacle made of hard material, in which ingredients are crushed or ground, used especially in cooking or pharmacy.

Mortar is a mixture of sand and cement that are most often used to build brick or block walls.The modernization form of mortar is okhal.

The local knowledge,skill and technology that people used during the past to make their lives easier and comfortable is known as traditional knowledge,skill and technology.In ancient period,people used a piece of bamboo hole to make dry vegetable (gundruk) or some people buried in a pitch and some people used a pot.

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  • Nepal is ______________country.

    Multicultural
    Multiethnic
    Multiracial
    All
  • There are more than_____________races an innumerable cultural practises.

    61
    35
    22
    100
  • The local knoweledge,skill and technology that people used during past to make their lives easier and comfortable is known as ________

    Modern Knoweledge
    None of them
    Semi skilled knoweledge
    Traditional Knoweledge
  • _________are some of the unique traditional skills and technologies of Nepal.

    All
    Tuin
    Dhiki
    Okhal
  • ____________are changing as per the changing pace of time.

    All
    Technologies
    Cultures
    Traditions
  • Grinding machine has been modified as ____

    Tuin
    None of them
    Cable car
    Mill
  • Tuin has been modified as _________

    Cable car
    Grinding Machine
    Cable car
    None of them
  • A rope used for crossing river_________

    Okhal
    Tuin
    Cable Car
    Mill
  • A oil-press made of wooden poles and planks_______

    Okhal
    Tuin
    Dhiki
    Kol
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