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Our Tradition Social Norms and Values

After completing this lesson, student must be able to:

  • Describe the cultural diversity of Nepal.
  • Write different communities and ethnic groups and different traditions and customs.
  • List of the main religions of Nepal.
  • Explain different kind of festival and their features.
  • Explain about our national heritages.
  • List several sites of Nepal in the world heritage site.
  • List the importance of national heritage.
  • Define preservation of national wealth.
  • Explain the types of social organizations and their work.


Social Tradition

Nepal is rich in geographical diversity which makes it rich in cultural diversity as well. This note provides us the information about the social tradition of Nepal.

Our Religious Tradition

Nepal has been declared as a secular state. All religions have been treated equally. No religion is smaller or bigger. The main religions are Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and Christianity. This note provides us the information about the religious tradition of Nepal.

Our National Heritages

All the cultural features and resources which are created, protected and promoted by our ancestor and handed to future generations are called heritages. This note provides us the information about heritages of Nepal.

Social Harmony

Nepal has been a feudalistic society and distinctively stratified across class lines so codes of manners, dress, language, rituals, norms of behavior and faiths in various fields of life are the ways to live life. This note provides an information about social harmony in Nepal.

Unity in Diversity

Nepal is a multi-cultural, multi-racial, multi-linguistic and multi-ethnic country. Nepal has been a home to diversified settlements in terms of ethnicity, religion, dialect and culture since its outset in civilization. This note has information about the features of Nepalese society as a beautiful garden.

International Personalities

Florence Nightingale was born on May 12, 1820 AD in Florence, Italy. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 AD in Porbandar, Gujrat, in North West India. This note has information about international personalities.