In Nepal, young or old, everyone loves singing and singing is just a walk of life. You can sing song, in the streets, in the morning or in the night. And, you can hear singing anyone, anywhere too. This generosity reminds you: happiness and joy is in everywhere. Here, the small series included Nepal's five popular songs, let’s enjoy together!
No. 1：《Resham firiri》
This is very famous folk song of Nepal and it is famous in China and the other parts of world too.This song’s status in Nepal is just like Chinese famous song "Jasmine" in China. On the Fewa lake side, you can usually see some Nepalese playing Sarangi (Strings instrument) and singing this song and attracting many tourists by this melody. You can hear this song in a Chinese movie "up in the wind" which was released few years back. This movie also makes this song more popular in china. In Nepali, Resham means silk and Firiri is pictographic word refers silk cloth fluttering in the wind. This song is a love song and the meaning of song is my heart is fluttering like silk in the wind. I cannot decide whether to fly or sit on the hilltop. I am aiming at my beloved.
No. 2：《四季的你》by Arun Thapa
This is one of the best contemporary songs of Nepal and it is widely popular to the world. In 2002, this evergreen song was listed in the seventh position of BBC World top songs list.
First two lines of the songs reassured:
You are the spring amongst the seasons.
You are the sacred Ganges amongst the rivers.
No.3：《可爱女孩》by Sur Sudha
Sur Sudha is one of the famous instrumental bands of Nepal and they are well appreciated by the world. In fact, they are the ambassador to the world. They play some Asian instruments like Tabla, Sitar and Nepalese traditional and folk music.
No. 4：《花的眼睛》by Ani Choying Dolma
尼泊尔歌手琼英·卓玛(Ani Choying Drolma)，出生于1971年。13岁时，她在位于喜玛拉雅山下的一个名叫Nagi的藏式佛教尼姑庵内开始修行。从此，她有幸师从禅师Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche学习参禅、咏唱、典礼与仪式等禅宗教仪，并很快成为出色的唱咏者.
《Flower’ eyes》, The song is sung by Buddhist Nun (Ani）Choying Dolma and the interpretation of the Song is Eye of the beholder. For flower, flower is the world and for thorn, the world is full of thorn.
（琼英·卓玛Ani Choying Drolma）
No. 5：《爱鸟成双飞》by Ajaya Aloukik
Highly recommended?！！Ajaya Aloukik is the pen name of our colleague of CRI Nepali department, Ajaya Shrestha. besides Professional Reporter，He also is a writer, poet and a good human being. He has published books of poem and song and as well as his some of the songs are recorded and popular too. This is one of his popular songs and the sentiment of song is that when I see the lovebirds together, I want to fall in love.