Atul Bhattarai

Atul Bhattarai writes about culture and politics and is based in Nepal.

The cost of conscience

Megha Majumdar’s novel depicts a world where progress requires bigotry.

Nov 10, 2020

Latest Articles

Bound by the bindi

Has wearing the bindi been an act of conformity to the Sindhi community?

Development sermons

Do political cabals and business cartels explain the woes of Nepali economy?

The subtle art of resistance

Zakariya Mohammed’s ‘Halal Love Story’ tells the story of resistance in the face of an omnipotent authority.

Revisiting the past, reimagining a future 

How an art magazine found a place in India’s nation-building narratives.