Resettled Bhutanese in Virginia dance with Nepali Icons

By Sapan Pathak
Reports are lately received that the resettled Bhutanese in Virginia enjoyed a Musical program hosted by a group of popular Nepali entertainers  living in USA on Sunday, Sept.20. Officially termed as ‘The Eve’, the show kicked off at 7 AM at Vienna Secondary School near Vienna,Fairfax.
More than two dozens prominent Nepali artists  entertained the audience with their fascinating  performances during the 5 hours long live show.

Cordinated by Saroj Khanal, a long-time-ago super hit Nepali actor,the program wasn’t just meant for entertainment rather for get together of the Nepalis and Bhutanese folks who shared warm wishes for a wonderful Dashain ahead. Some distinguished artists of the show included Rabi Lamsal,one-time popular RJ at Radio Nepal,former actress of Kollywood, Puja Chand and Ram Prasad Khanal,Nepali folk singer.
Mr. Khanal turned the whole mass nostalgic with his dohori Bhaka.
No sooner had another Nepali singer Dipesh Kishor Bhattarai jammed up the mob than Saranga Shrestha turned the whole atmosphere exhilarating with her fascinating dance performance. Availing of the situation, modern Nepali singer Karna Das stole the hearts of the crowed with his worthy and meaningful songs.
The show that wrapped up at around 12:30 saw some more Nepali icons like Sapana Shree, Yaman Shrestha, Sunil Upreti, Sanjiv Pradhan

kanchhi Maya Monger,SubbaWe also got another news though not fresh that Kanchhi Maya Monger,Subba, a resettled Bhutanese in Virginia exhibited her talents amid a huge crowed of some 2500 foreigners by presenting a Nepali song at a Function organized by ‘The Combodian People’ the same day. Speaking to, Mrs. Monger said that she was more than happy to exhibit her talents representing the whole resettled Bhutanese community.

Mrs Monger is a widely-appreciated Bhutanese singer who also participated in Nepali Tara(National level Talent Hunt show in Nepal) last year.

(Information Coutesy:Bal Krishna Neopane and Kanchhi Maya from Virginia)

Mr. Pathak is a core group member of the


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