Confused, Pooja, Poozana, Poojana, Pradhan, Gurung and Stri

If you can think of anybody with a confused identity, one Nepali actress is the living example – Poojana Pradhan, or Pozana Pradhan, or Pooja Gurung, or Poojana Stri, or Poozana Stri and so on. A recent message in Poojana’s Facebook account reminded me of this 2012 article about the story of Poojana Stri, Poojana…

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Binita Baral in Asar 15, actresses get dirty in paddy field

The festival of paddy planting and mud-holi, Ashad 15 (or Asar 15) is on Tuesday.  In the festival, farmers plant paddy plants and have fun in the mud. These days, Ashad 15 has become a photo-op for the celebrities, especially the actress and models. Actress Binita Baral has been involved in agriculture for the last…

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