Nepal: Conversations at literature festival

The third day of the 2013 edition of the annual Ncell Nepal Literature Festival was greeted with much enthusiasm by literature lovers in the Capital. The event on Sunday began with a lively session featuring reputed actors Madan Krishna Shrestha and Hari Bansha Acharya in conversation with senior journalist Vijay Kumar Pandey.

The Maha Jodi, who have been working together for close to 34 years now, talked about the experiences they’ve shared over the years to the delight of a huge audience that had gathered at the venue at the Nepal Academy to hear their favourite actors—who’re known as much for their remarkable comic timing and acting prowess as for their clever witticisms—speak. The session was one of the most widely attended, and many audience members could be seen standing throughout the duration of the conversation which lasted for more than one hour.

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