A dazzling Darjeeling

Posted in Travel & Places, फोटो फिचर at 11:48 by www.PHALANO.com

by Surendra Phuyal

‘Welcome to Darjeeling – Queen of the Hills’! – A huge billboard reads as we enter the town sprawling the eastern Himalayan ridge. It offers just as stunning mountainscapes as elsewhere in the region: enveloping its tea plantations in mystic clouds and fogs during monsoon and winter, and glittering in the backdrop of the silver-shining Kanchanjungha, Makalu and other peaks in the fall.

A night market

Minus the advertisement blitzkriegs of a myriad of Indian tea, oil, mobile and other brands, Darjeeling looks like any other mid-hill-town in Nepal. The main reason for that is its Nepaliness: the accented Nepali lingo, music, culture and literature; and the Tibeto-Burmese-Nepali looks of the rainbow of Nepali ethnic diversity. At the pub by the Chau-Rasta, a Nepali live band belts out ‘Musu musu hashi deu na’, ‘Chhekyo Chhekyo Darjeeling danda’ on weekend evenings.

                                                      Momo steaming

A girl, sitting beneath Bhanubhakta’s statue, tasting Titaura

A weekend visitor doesn’t get to see that kind of downside. Lounge at the pleasant terrace called Chaurasta; read Subash, the pen name of littérateur-cum-politician Subash Ghising, or Indra Bahadur Rai; or just listen to Shanti Thatal, Ambar Gurung or Aruna Lama or Daisi Baraili. All of them hail from the surrounding hills. Here, as overweight Kolkata tourists ride mules and go for a ‘chakkar’, the statue of Nepali-language and ‘Nepali Jatiya’ poet Bhanu Bhatka stands tall.

Shawl market in Darjeeling


At 21,00 meters, Darjeeling smiles at the visitors even on a gloomy monsoon day. During British Raj in India, it was the best hill station for British officers. Famous as much for its natural beauty as it is for its tea, Darjeeling is simply dazzling. Rainfall drenches this town during the 100 days of monsoon. Yet there’s acute shortage of water in the hills. “There’re a lot of migrants here these days so a lot pressure on nature,” says Sanjay Pradhan, a restaurateur.

A trolley ride on a railway in Siliguri

“Hanna kata hindeko yo keto, chhito aijo la,” a local bloke sporting hip-off jeans, gelled and spiked hair and funky sunglasses is overheard yelling at his friend at the nearby road-side teashop. Take a walk along the snaking trial leading to the hilltop. Past the pine trees with fluttering Om-Mani-Peme-Hum Lungtas, and the Shiva Lingam, playful monkeys quarrel for a share of food or fruit most of the time.

Mahakaal Baba temple of Darjeeling

At a distance, as the cool breezes soothe your soul, another beautiful sight greets you: a maroon-robed monk comes out of the temple full of Hindu priests and pilgrims. Just about everything here is in near-perfect harmony. On a clear day, you can also see Tenzing Norgay’s second home from this summit. And Kalimpong and Tiger Hill to the east and Antu Danda, Ilam, to the west. Not Kanchanjungha, though. It’s monsoon time!

All pictures by Surendra Phuyal


  1. Nirjan Tamang, Dharan said,

    July 5, 2006 at 12:14

    Keep up the good work brother….

  2. Ramsharan chaulagain, texas,U.S.A. said,

    July 5, 2006 at 13:09

    Thank you very much for your good picture of Queen of the hills Darjeeling . Good job Surendra, I appreciate your job. In my teen age Darjeeling was my draemland but i did not get chance to visit that beautiful place. But Surendra, now you fulfill my desire. Thanks alot and keep it up. I wish your golden future.
    Ramsharan Chaulagain, Irving TX, U.S.A.

  3. Min shrestha/ Wiesbaden, Germany said,

    July 5, 2006 at 13:15

    Bastab ma Darjiling Nepal ko auta part ho Tara Lendup Dorje Murdabad.

  4. sapana london said,

    July 5, 2006 at 13:35

    good pictures phuyal jee

  5. pankaj, South Korea said,

    July 5, 2006 at 14:10

    Nice picture.

    Keep up a good work.

    I havenot been there till now but i want to visit darjeeling someday.

  6. sandeep/toronto said,

    July 5, 2006 at 14:20

    Hi! Feel so good to see the pics of darjeeling. Thank you Surendra you make me look back on the year 2000 when i visited it. All the things i recalled, the darjeeling visit. All of the snaps are good. I like darjeeling because of it’s natural beauty and the most i didn’t feel a single moment that i was in india. Everyone speaks nepali there even those who looks like indian they too. I think every nepali should go there once in a life time so that we can know what a beautiful place that we sacrificed a long before.

  7. nirp raj .kailali said,

    July 5, 2006 at 14:30

    picture u have shooted is so nice but very little

    one thing u have not taken picture of hert of darjelling .

    i often look this site fhalano.com ,it is very intresting and exciting to know some one new and fact
    once again thank u very much giving us so nice photo

  8. germany,colonge said,

    July 5, 2006 at 15:44

    namaskar rajechji
    yeso hamro kathmandu ko real life newroad basantpur ani hamro nepali ramro ramro manche haru singhdarbar ani babarmahal road ani daily kathmandu ko life pani photo ma trasfer garnuparyo ni
    not for touristic thing ki just we have to feel like in home town if possible wish to see this
    do not forget to show big roads of bhadrakali ani babarmahal ani kingsway ani newroad so on
    la ta namaskar
    sugeeta shrestha

  9. subash thachaina london said,

    July 5, 2006 at 15:45

    pic ta dammi cha ni ……………………….

  10. shanden birmingham uk said,

    July 5, 2006 at 16:17

    dherai khusi laagyo sodeshko jhalak durdesh ma pani nayan saamu pauda yehaharu lai dherai dherai subhakamana karya chhetra ma pragati ko lagi
    uhi pardeshi Shnden ghale………..namaste!!!

  11. Soul said,

    July 5, 2006 at 16:20

    Nice pics, but it would be better if u have posted more pics…

  12. shova/london said,

    July 5, 2006 at 16:57

    nice photo
    like it

  13. prasian Binod said,

    July 5, 2006 at 17:38

    A bunch of thanks for phalano.com, i m proud to see the scene of darjeeling,where i have been before with my fren, it was full of amusement and entertaining with cold wave, we made some fren over there, dreaming to go darjeeling once more.
    Binod Prasai
    Cyprus (nicosia)

  14. Ramesh suman MANILA said,

    July 5, 2006 at 17:57

    Fuyal dai, bidesh basera pani darjeeling herna pauda dherai khusi lagyo,tara photo net ma rakhana kanjusyain gareko ma naramailo lagyo.
    darjeeling ko manamohak dirsya herna pauda
    sachhai nai afulai bhagya sali thaniyo, auda din haruma ajha ramra ra mahattopurna drisya haru lai sametera hami samu liera aunu hunechha bhanne abhilasa rakheka chhaun.

  15. Hokkaido Japan said,

    July 5, 2006 at 18:06

    Dear Readers and popular Falano, Namaste. Falano is not only perfect in photography but also a good traveller is not it. Now it is hot in kathmandu and he went to relax at Darjeeling. Very funny falano.
    well. it is very famous place mainly by its tasteful tea production site, its topography and of course big society of Nepalese people with tallent and hospality. But now, it is being vannish due to unplanned city extension and population blast. So the Darjeeling oy yesterday just remain in memory.
    Kathmandu is also suffering from same symptom so let us maintain our city neat and clean. Let us promise be Nepali, speak Nepali, follow Nepali culture and live with pride. In Japan what we see here, there is one language, one Nation, one aim that is prosperous Japan. So in Nepal we may have different tribes, cast, religion and culture but we all are Nepali. Say openly what is common for all Nepali that is respected and proud at all the times: There most be some common points to bind and bring all Nepali together. Light have 7 colors but jointly it represent white in color. Like wise we Nepali most promise to have some ever green proud is not it? Well, Dear, Falano thank you so much for inviting us to a cultural city DARJEELING.

  16. rhythm xinxiang said,

    July 5, 2006 at 18:11

    hamro darzeelin parai ko bhayo k garne yestai chha dukha ko kahani,
    la la dai yestaii ramro ramroo photo haru lidai garnu hola dhanyabad

  17. Debendra -Dubai said,

    July 5, 2006 at 18:55

    Many thanks to Phalano.com, well I was browsing over the net and as usual got to see the pics of my hometown Darjeeling, inspite of the heights of summer heat the pics made me think of my hometown and feel the cool sacred moist air of the moonsoon of Darj, moreover I was delighted to see some of my cousins sitting on the bench of Chowrastha, the first pic where I can see my home’s locality made me feel nostalgic.
    Well once again thanks for the pics as it made my day and I forgot for some time that I was in a desert with the summer in it’s height.

  18. Lila Rai, USA said,

    July 5, 2006 at 18:55

    Does anybody know about it?

    What is population of darjeeling, Mirik and Kharsang?

    Which places are the best to visit in darjeeling , Mirik and Kharsang?

    Which is the bus route to travel these place if we go thru Nepal?

  19. tirtha/europe said,

    July 5, 2006 at 19:10

    k ho picat te ani nai ramor lago ni ho aabao ktm ko ad garna paro dargling ko bhanda guru

  20. Balihang Limbu,Iraq said,

    July 5, 2006 at 19:12

    Ballihang Lmbu

    Photo Grapher ji, lai mero ridaye bata nai dhanya bad cha, tapaile aafno samai kharchera Dajeeling prati maya gasnu bho ra sabaiko manma ek palta pheri birseka yadharu kasai kasai lai samjai dinu bho yo nai sabai bhanda thulo kuro ho, hunata itihasle ke bhancha tara, ‘Darjeeling’ wastabma purano nam [ Tajelung ] ho, yo nam British samrajay pachi badlera gayeko ho, Darjeeling pahila Nepal ko bhubhag pani ho, yaha Rana haru doshi chan India vitra gavinnu lai pani,pahila pahila praya Limbu dai bhai haru bat garnu bhela hune thalo bhayeko bhujhincha, yaso bhanda Limbu haru samaye milayera tehi Tajelung bhanne thauma bhet hunthere, Tajelung ko artha ho Taje bhane ko batmarnu ra Lung ko artha ho dunga,batmarne dunga yaneki batmarda bhet ghat hune dunga,yo nam pachi gayera paribartan bhayeko ho bhanchan, mero ahile 83 barsha pugnu bho mero Baba yeso bhannu huncha, je hos khushi lagyo tapaiko kam parati,ajhai yesto itihas bata lukeko tau haru dherai chhan khojera nikalnu hos, ra tapaiko kamko pragati ajha badera jawos mero shubha kamana,sathai PHALANO.com lai pani mero dherai dherai dhanya bat, Namaskar

  21. Balihang Limbu,Iraq said,

    July 5, 2006 at 19:29

    Balihang Limbu,
    Dear Surendra ji, khushi lagyo, Darjeeling ko ek jhalak dohorayera, shamjhna baljhiyo ghumeko duleko, ajha ramro ramro taauharu thiye pheri koshis garnu hola,auta sanu itihas ho Darjeeling ko barema, hunata hawa nachali pat halindaina bhanchan sohipari, khas kuro Darjeeling ko nam paribartan bhayeko cha British harule India chode pachi, yo pahila limbu haruko vasha bata Tajelung bhanne garthe re mero baba le bhannu bhayeko ahile mero baba 83 barsha ko hunuhuncha,pahila pahila Limbu dai bhai haru betghat garnu ra bat marnu jane garthere, testauma, asspas ka limbu haru, Taje bhane ko artha Batmarnu ra lung ko artha dunga, tyaha autta thulo chapleti dunga thiyo pahila tehi chapleti dungama basera boda pakaharu bat marthere,ra tesai artha bata pachi testaulai Tajelung bhane garthe ra ahile ayera Darjeeling banna gayo bhanchan, katiko sate ho malai thaha chaina tara parman chai cha tes arthako,jehos tapai ko kamko lagi ra mehenatko laghi danya bat, sath sathai phalanu .com lai pani

  22. Mani Rai Japan said,

    July 5, 2006 at 19:32

    No comment anymore Good luck phalano!!!!!!!!!!!

  23. manoj grg/hong kong said,

    July 5, 2006 at 19:33

    thanks rajesh ji for refreshing me about DAZ’.this is athat place who produce many multi talent artist from nepalese community.i had been there 11 years before,there is many more beutiful and historical places which is not captured here.like tejing rock,tiger hill,panoramic view of himalayas,chiya bagan,museam which is dedicated to Tenzing Sherpa,lal darbar,and many more beutiful hill side..anyway thanks rajesh ji..and phalano.com…..

  24. u b said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:04

    Thank you Surendra for teh pictures!
    I cried and tear fall out out of my love for Dear Darjeeling. I love this place as mcuh as I love Nepal. I love and honor the great Nepali people who live in this land and who are true teh nepalis.
    UB KTM.

  25. rajan/malaysia said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:29

    Thank u Sir, to us know about darjelling, who have not been.

  26. nabaraj shrestha,pulchok campus said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:34

    really, Darjeeling is a beautiful city and the neplese culture made it a more beautiful. thanks rajesh dai

  27. parbati,hong kong said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:35

    thank u very much for this pic, it look really beautiful

  28. Keshab Shrestha, Dharan, Nepal said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:43

    Darjeeling is a Nepal out of Nepal. Migrated Nepalese of Darjeeling are still in close contact with their origin, we are all proud of them. I had an opportunity to visit this place once upon a time and liked very much. There are several places worth to see including tea state.
    Thank you very much for the nice pictures.

  29. Melbourne says said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:43

    Darjeeling, The place to be ………….

  30. Raj Sapkota/Dubai UAE said,

    July 5, 2006 at 20:59

    Hi There,
    Truly awesome,brillant works,delight for the nature lovers,pls also have Shillong featured which is yet another natural abode of beauty and serenity.


    Raj Sapkota

  31. Aalok/USA said,

    July 5, 2006 at 21:00

    I wanna see beat bigger pictures. When you squeeze them they lose their artistic value. I understand that you might have problem with storage and stuff like that. But I wanna see your art inside these photos. Please do not put yourself behind the curtain.

    Beside that, everything else is phenomenol. Keep it up!


  32. rowan shresha, omaha, usa said,

    July 5, 2006 at 21:01

    so beautiful place. must visit

  33. Sbr/camberley Surrey UK said,

    July 5, 2006 at 21:29

    Dear Phalano,
    I never been up in Darjeeling and I have promised that I have to be there once upon in my life. I have heard lots but by some reason I never had a time to be till now. I thank you to Mr. Surendra Paudel ji nice snap of beauties of mountain.
    Once again many thanks for a beautiful picture.


  34. Milan Gurung, Newyork,usa said,

    July 5, 2006 at 21:58

    Darzilin wow…. it’s beautiful. Tt’s my dreamland, but.. I have never been there before. kasto ramro darzin.Dherai2 Dhanyabad darzinko
    ramro prakritik drishya dekhaykoma tara pic. ali kam bhayo.

  35. Ritu . seoul said,

    July 5, 2006 at 22:33

    Kasto dammi pic !!

    U made my day..

    my school memories are refresh again…

    Keep up the good work…

    There is genius inside u…

  36. Yam Kunwar, Hong Kong said,

    July 5, 2006 at 23:01

    Surendra ji,
    Thank you very much for giving us such an opportunety to watch the beutiful scene of Darjeeling. While watching this – I really feel that I am wondering around this beutiful paradise. If we happen to turn back the pages of history, I believe we Nepalese would drop few drops of tear…….just to satisfy ourself and do some sort of ‘bilap’…..” Kina timi.. hamilai chhorhera tarha bhayau ni”………!!
    Thanks a lot Surendra ji.
    Yam Kunwar

  37. Chicago,USA said,

    July 5, 2006 at 23:18

    Phuyal ji ,
    Good pictures but I think you still forgot to take the other beautiful pictures of the queen of the hill.

    Lawan Ojha

  38. birat/jinhua,china said,

    July 6, 2006 at 00:04

    love you darjeeling.you are also a part of nepal not india.my memory is always with u wherever i may go

  39. Jesbin Shrestha ,Vienna Austria said,

    July 6, 2006 at 00:33

    Darjeeling is a such a nice place .I like this place so much and still remembering my visit in this place.Peoples are very friendly,weather is very nice.Tiger hill and zoo are very intresting to visit.Thanks for nice pictures of Darjeeling. May God bless Darjeeling.

  40. santosh U A E said,

    July 6, 2006 at 03:42

    verry nice picter bhanubhakta.
    i think there is nice nepali cul

  41. santosh U A E said,

    July 6, 2006 at 03:45

    dherai ramro chh
    darjeeling malai man paryo

  42. Abhinaya said,

    July 6, 2006 at 05:29

    good…very good
    I wish to see more pictures



    July 6, 2006 at 06:09

    It is been a great pleasure to have such a beautiful pictures and it would be nice if you put more. Somehow I feel how our blady rana rulers gave away such a beautiful places to india otherwise it would be within nepal and there are still 99% are nepalese it makes me feel cry obviously but our people try to put in nepal map but Nepali corrupted government did not support them. However, I like to thanks to phalano.com and I expect more pictures in future of Darjeeling, Sikkim, Kalengpong, gantok and kathmandu.

  44. Prakash Tamang, Kuwait said,

    July 6, 2006 at 06:22

    Lots of thanks to Suren bro. and Phalano. Com for posting beautiful photos of Darjeeling. Everyday I visit this web site as it provides not only beautiful pictures but also lots of information about the places, people and events.
    Today I was so happy to see the photos of my home town “Queen of hills Darjeeling”. As photography is my hobby I feel that your whole life is not enough to take pictures of Darjeeling. The landscapes, greenery, sloppy bed of green tea gardens, Darjeeling in long rainy season, Darjeeling in short spring etc…everyday you can see it’s beauty in different angles and one can never forget the early morning glimpse of Mt. Kanchanzunga changing its colour as the rays of rising sun reflects on it. One has to visit Darjeeling in the month of March / April or later between October and December to catch this amazing moment in your camera.
    Once again Thanks to Suren bro. and PHALANO.COM and keep up the good work.

  45. roshan thapa magar/ u.s.a said,

    July 6, 2006 at 06:54

    wooww…. thanx for the picture. from many days i get chance to view the darjelling.. i think i coulkd be there. may be one day i will go to darjeeling .. my motherland’s part and my one of the best place to visit.
    thanx dai keep going on.. and show such picture so that we could feel we are great.

  46. ganesh thapa\riyadh said,

    July 6, 2006 at 08:01

    these pictures remind me some special time wich i spend with my friend so thanks for this and best of luck to more and more good job

  47. whatever said,

    July 6, 2006 at 09:40

    yauo this place rock yo tao ramro cha ! I like it man .

  48. suman dhuki Qatar said,

    July 6, 2006 at 09:43

    hello surindra dai how nnnnniiiiiiiiiicepictu

  49. Birendra poudel, Mumbai, India said,

    July 6, 2006 at 11:39

    Surendra Phuyal ji,
    Very nice photograps and artical. darjeeling is natural beauty and the most. Thank you so much.

  50. kapil Bharati, Doha Qatar (Middle East) said,

    July 6, 2006 at 11:46

    Hi bro

    Thanks for the beautiful photos.

    In fact we are here in gulf region and i m so happy to see this. and keep ongoing for these types of photos update for us. even that does not belongs to our contry.

    thanks again bro.

  51. NAGEN/S. KOREA said,

    July 6, 2006 at 12:48

    WOW!! beautiful photos, simply a good representation of a beautiful place. I will visit soon……………..

  52. Grace & Peace - Kathmandu said,

    July 6, 2006 at 14:23

    Thanks for the pics … it made me nostalgic seein the place where i spent many years for my studies. It wud have been much better with more pictures from Chaurasta

  53. sailu said,

    July 6, 2006 at 15:22

    its very nice . i like this …………..

  54. rajan,dubai said,

    July 6, 2006 at 15:41


  55. prabhat, chennai said,

    July 6, 2006 at 15:51

    I think these pictures are great, but giving contradicting message. We call Darjeeling as ours…but do the people living there consider themselves as Nepalese? Are we just talking about Ethinicity? What is the real meaning of being a Nepalese? Just the faces and the culture, or may be the language? We believe, a true Nepalese is that person who loves Nepal in true sense. It should be regardsless of Ethnicity, language, or culture.

  56. Raj/Belgium said,

    July 6, 2006 at 16:22

    Thanks a lot but I am really missing to see the TEA GARDEN of DARJEELING.

  57. Vinod Shah /Bergen, NORWAY said,

    July 6, 2006 at 16:24

    Good Job ,
    Thank you for your effort .
    Good luck for the future.

    Vinod ,

  58. Upendra pokharel said,

    July 6, 2006 at 17:01

    Dai namaskaar, how sweety pictures. Malai pani yo lessaon hune6a. harek thaun ma kehi naya garna sakin6a bhanne kura maa ma sahamat 6u.

  59. Upendra Sharma, Ohio, USA said,

    July 6, 2006 at 17:59

    Nice picture. Thanks
    Upendra Sharma, Ohio, USA

  60. D. Pangeni/Muscat, Oman said,

    July 6, 2006 at 18:05

    I am afraid !!!!!!!!! Why do you required to go cross the boarder of own nation despite lot of hidden ,unpublised scenaries are waiting inside the territories & which are awaited most to be thank you as always….!!!!!!!! Did i thought a wrong ????

  61. vinod pangeni ( DUBAI ) said,

    July 6, 2006 at 18:39


  62. Rai/ CT, USA said,

    July 6, 2006 at 19:04

    Nice.. But you should also have visited Ilam and uploaded some breathtaking pictures of the place.

  63. milan/japan said,

    July 6, 2006 at 19:06

    pictures here r sarai ramro lagyo afuno nepal yad ayo . darjeeling gayeko ta chhaina tar ab chai photo here jan man lagyo its very beautiful pic .


  64. Nao, Japan said,

    July 6, 2006 at 19:53

    Another inspiring trip. Thanks for sharing these great pics catching the atomsphere. Not only beautiful there’s also a lot of interest in the pics.

  65. Laxmi B N MONTREAL,CANADA said,

    July 7, 2006 at 04:34

    I appriciate your job,though the darjeeling is much better than picture,in reality.every nepali should know and visit once there,spcialy nepal”s policy makers.how the people of Daz manage their daily life even in various of difficulties.

  66. prawesh shrestha said,

    July 7, 2006 at 07:47

    nice to read about darjeeling .it recall me the memory of my past . actually i have been to darjeeling 2 times . its is really a nice place to look . it seems like a nepal eventhought its is the state of india . the people living there are most of the nepali who speak nepali language than indian language . but onething that this phalano.com had missed to show the picture of rock garden . that place is really too cool everything is made by rock .

  67. jhamak sijali said,

    July 7, 2006 at 08:47

    phuyal jee tapaiko yo photo atinai man paryo. so thankx for you.

  68. Sanush, DE USA said,

    July 7, 2006 at 09:26

    This message is for “Lila Rai”. she asked for information ’bout darjeeling.

    Hey i dunno about the population n stuff but as you asked for the routes to get there. You can go through 2 routes- one via Pasupatinagar,Illam and other via Kakarvitta, Jhapa. I would suggest the one via Pashupatinagar. once you get off the bus at pashupatinagar, you will find maruti vans waiting for passengers to Darjeeling. just hop into one and there you are.
    The places to visit are, Tiger hill,Chowrasta,north point, zoo, museum,rock garden- gangamaya park, buddhist monastry, happy valley tea estate etc. you can always reserve a cab for sight seeing. they refer to the sight seeing as 3 points, 7 points and 11 points. chhose the one best for you.
    Mirik is famous just for the lake(Jheel). just go foe boating and dont forget a cup of coffee in the swiss cottage in the hill just above the lake. If you need further info mail me at sanush(at)comcast.net.
    Falano did a good job.

  69. Jyoti/Sangeeta said,

    July 7, 2006 at 09:27

    Thanx for ur effort man, it’s really wonderful to see all those pics. Once again we went back to those wonderful days in Darz. Draz is lovely place to b indeed. Everyone sud visit Darz once.


  70. Sunil said,

    July 7, 2006 at 10:07

    Beautiful work.Brought back old memories.Wish Darj was also a part of our country

  71. Raj Roka, Mississauga, Canada said,

    July 7, 2006 at 10:11

    Dazz must B best, tara yesso hamro barema pani chapnu parro, ki kasso ??

  72. DipakKhanal,Washington D.C, USA said,

    July 7, 2006 at 11:12

    Phalano.com,,,, the future of nepal, just like a kantipur news.Like a mirror.
    We are impress, you are the great. Keep it up! neplease young generation is with you.
    good job.

  73. govind, Pinole, California said,

    July 7, 2006 at 11:13

    Hi Surendra,

    What a lovely place.. they say queens of Hills..I say one of the most beautiful place on EARTH!!! Growing up in Darjeeling, I never felt I was living in such a dreamland.

    Beautiful tea gardens, crown like Kanchenjunga, lovely bazar, beauful people of Darjeeling, Chowrasta, Mahankal Than are uncommon place to forget..

    I wishi PHALANO will publish more photos of KANCHENGUNJA and the Tea Gardens..

  74. Deepak Khadka said,

    July 7, 2006 at 11:37

    Darjaling is a natural beauty & the most city i think these picture are great i naver been up darjaling but i have a plane to visit thereALDIVES

  75. keshab/raj said,

    July 7, 2006 at 11:58

    its a peace of heaven in world. i love dargeeling…………
    ” ori pari pahad bicha sano gawn
    dargeeling ho yeshaiko naam”………..

  76. Eshwar Thapa Pune said,

    July 7, 2006 at 12:06

    Ati ramilo lageyo yo parbat yo hariyali.

    Eshwar Thapa

  77. Tilak/Melbourne Austarlia said,

    July 7, 2006 at 12:28

    Darjeeling is a beautifull place I loved the place. I lived and studied there for 12 years in North Point.I would love to visit Darjeeling again one day.It would bring back childhood memories.



  78. Suman Dhakal/Reading U.K. said,

    July 7, 2006 at 13:55

    Yes, Darjeeling is really a beautiful place. I’ve been there and I advise all Nepalese people to visit Darjeeling not only to see the beauti of it but also the Nepalese Traditions, Cultures, which we could not see nowadays in our Country too.

    Thanks Rajesh Ji, for beautiful Photos.

  79. ghana shyam jordan said,

    July 7, 2006 at 13:57

    i love darjeeling because i like that nice area n beauti palace near the mirrik

  80. lavichhetri{lekh} RAHIMAHSAUDI ARAMCO. (KSA. said,

    July 7, 2006 at 15:09

    HOW R YOU ?



  81. Golu GC/Delhi Side IN (Great Nepal) said,

    July 7, 2006 at 15:55

    is a nice picture

  82. siddhartha shakya, Delhi said,

    July 7, 2006 at 16:15

    it was nice to go through the Jhalak of Darjeeling. Please try to feature the Kalimpong Town too..
    Siddhartha shakya

  83. prabhat, chennai said,

    July 7, 2006 at 16:50

    I think this is unfair! they deletd all my messgaes beaucse I did not praise the photographers work. So should we always be saying only good about your pictures mr. photographer? Is this what you call journilism? It’s a different thing if I had used foul languages or something.I believe, we all should be allowed to put our comments regarding these pictures.

  84. ndelhi said,

    July 7, 2006 at 19:32

    pokara ramro lagacha

  85. Jagendra Chantyal said,

    July 7, 2006 at 20:35

    Sabaile bhanchan darjeeling Ramro Ma bhanchhu kasto chha?
    Jhili ra mili buli batti Mansuri jasto chha!
    Afu pani 2200 metere ko uchaima janmeko hunale mero baje bajeko gharaima gako jasto anubhuti bhayo.Estai tasbirharu pheri pani maile Dekhna paros!Dhanyabad!

  86. Amu Doha.Qatar said,

    July 7, 2006 at 23:07

    wow nice picture.thanks a lot

  87. grgketa/pokhara said,

    July 8, 2006 at 01:35

    thank u very much phalano.com for this wonderful pics………
    but how bout’ a little more pics to enjoyyyyyyyyyyyy…….. i have not been to darjelling yet but its nice to see even in the pics
    good job and carry on frens

  88. Meena Shakya,Orlando,Florida,USA said,

    July 8, 2006 at 01:36

    When I saw these pictures my eyes filled with hot and precious tears,I recalled my childhood memory of history class, we lost these lands during war but British govt wanted to back before living India but our govt. didn’t took back.They did the unforgivable mistake ,it hurt to us now every second. My eyes looking Tista and Kangada in the Map. Anyway, Darjeeling is not only beautyful but wonderful and proud motherland for Nepal because she gave “Sajiv, Saput “children like Aruna Lama,Amber Gurung, Gopal yonjan,Tulasi Ghimire kumar , Lain singh Bangdel, Surya,karm yonjan Shanti Thatal, and so many….they have Nepalipan…And I want to request to all to keep Immoral Nepali culture.
    Thanks for these all views.

  89. HRITHIK , USA said,

    July 8, 2006 at 02:18

    dude, i think something is wrong with you…..i mean comeon, how can u say that its a good picture? even i can take better picture than the one you have above…no offense dude, but seriously, that\’s like one of the crappiest picture ever…,
    and to all the user comments, i guess all these people are *** ***…they have nothing better to do than to praise your crappy, retarded picture….well, i am out

    P.S. don\’t take my comment seriously, i am just being honest..

  90. HRITHIK , USA said,

    July 8, 2006 at 02:21

    and prabhat, i am with you man, you have all right to say watevah you wanna talk about…these people just don\’t understand the true meaning of freedom, i guess, that\’s why they are freaking under developed…taking bribes and ***

  91. Shom Tamang, Dubai,U.A.E. said,

    July 8, 2006 at 02:47

    No doubt they are beautiful;especially for the people like us who are away from Nepal.They are not only for the eyes also reminds you a lot.
    Honestly I havn’t been there but I have many friends from Darjeeling who are really trustworthy, accommodating and can count on.
    Let’s say place and people both nature’s gift.
    Keep up the good work, GOOD LUCK!

  92. gopal,wefang,china said,

    July 8, 2006 at 09:25

    visit darjeeling once upon a time ,but not so beautiful like our pokhara,am i right?

  93. Bimal/ Jaipur, Rajasthan said,

    July 8, 2006 at 09:42

    nice to see those splendid pics of darjeeling, NEPAL JASTAI LAGCHHA,

  94. Surendra Gurung/ Kuwait said,

    July 8, 2006 at 11:03

    Love to see the beutiness of Indian Hill Station( Darjiling )
    The pictures are saying me to visit the place once a time in your life But due to the some rumors about bad hospitality, I already canceled for the trip of beautiful hillstation.
    We have a lot of such hillstations in our contry but they are all in the shadow by the publicity and from their cultural heritage. If it comes to the attention of visitors, they will obviously be more beautiful than the Indian Hillstation. I wish & looking forward to see Nepal’s beauty by endeavoring cultural heritage.

  95. anu/ korea said,

    July 8, 2006 at 11:14

    thank you very much rajesh dai yeti ramro pic herni mauka dinu bhayko ma

  96. Sanjay Biswakarma, siliguri, Darjeeling said,

    July 8, 2006 at 14:13

    Surendra Ji, nice picture but its not enough photograpy about Hill queen Darjeeling. come again Darjeeling and capture more beauty photos in your camera.
    Sanjay Biswa

  97. rohit parajuli said,

    July 8, 2006 at 14:24

    i enjoy by this type of work keep it up la.

  98. NB Tandan,Toronto, Canada said,

    July 8, 2006 at 15:21

    Thanks for the pictures i have got a chance some about daz, because i have never been there now i want to visit there sometime in future, also please post other pictures about the nepal, such as Daman, Lakuri Bhanjyang.

    Thank you,

    NB Tandan

  99. Jamuna Chhetri, Kalimpong, 15 mile said,

    July 8, 2006 at 16:54

    Mr. Suren, beautiful pixs.
    Nepal ka manis haru darjeeling man parawnchan tara yakan ka manis harulai nepal ma “CHYATAREY” (76) helaa garko dekda nepal ka manisharu prati asavya mahasus hun6. kripaya yaslai darjeeling ko sundarta le dur garidinu hola.

  100. pramod darnal,malaysia said,

    July 8, 2006 at 16:54

    nepali bhayera pani nepal ko prakriti ko bare ma sune ko thinye tara dekhe ko thiena , dekhna paunda saraih prafulla bhayen.

  101. Suresh/Johannesburg said,

    July 8, 2006 at 17:01

    i haven’t visited yet but in picture it seems the best place,how can it be the part of india,it must be nepal.

  102. Suresh/Johannesburg said,

    July 8, 2006 at 17:05

    i think still best place of darjeeling is left to uplaod,if u got it pls upload it. i like ur job brother,continue it.


    July 8, 2006 at 17:11


  104. Bishnu/ Wanaka , Newzealand said,

    July 8, 2006 at 17:35

    I heard a lot of things abt darjeeling Its da my Dream Place, I have to go there One day. & Thanks to Phalano. com for these stuff abt darjelling hai. Darjeeling ko Ghumti ma Ghumyo rail………
    Khub Ramailo chha hola Hagi Darjeeling.

    May be next year I’ll go there

  105. Him R Tuladhar,Boston,USA said,

    July 8, 2006 at 18:51

    It is a part of India now,but still got the Nepali Hawa pani.Dharati ko sworga…

  106. Bhola 'shangam' Abu Dahbi said,

    July 8, 2006 at 20:07

    Hello Brother Surendra
    First of all Thanks for Collect this picture. very Beutifull Palace of Darjeeling. so I Like Darjeeling. future time I will Try to visit Darjeeling. Thank you. all of Them.

  107. Aayush Tuladhar/ Kathmandu said,

    July 8, 2006 at 21:03

    I once went there, enjoyed the lovely hangout Chaurasta, and the “khachar” ride which was everlasting in my sweet memories of childhood, the people there are so helping, and lastly there way of life is so simple. If You get another chance to go to Darjeeling just grab the chance.

  108. Ratna Kumar Tuladhar, Lhasa Tibet China. said,

    July 8, 2006 at 22:01

    Thanks to Phalano.com
    I am very happy to seen Darjeeling City. I like very much this city.
    The darjeeling is one of the old famous brevo nepalese city. There are many nepalese people all of our brother and sister. I loved to them.
    Please send more picture darjeeling. Kharsang and Kalimpong.
    Thanking you.
    Yours faithfully.
    Ratna Kumar Tuladhar
    Lhasa Tibet.

  109. padam khadka, bariphant said,

    July 9, 2006 at 03:11

    picture u have shooted is so nice but very little

    one thing u have not taken picture of hert of darjelling .

    i often look this site fhalano.com ,it is very intresting and exciting to know some one new and fact
    once again thank u very much


  110. LIL THAPA(SANJAY) said,

    July 9, 2006 at 04:00

    09.07.2006 BAHRAIN

  111. Puru Korea said,

    July 9, 2006 at 04:12

    beautiful pictures~!! but dear all~ just think that Darjeeling is belongs to Nepal….

  112. avi/usa said,

    July 9, 2006 at 09:47

    actually darjeeling was one such place i always wanted to go but never had a chance. anyways thanks for the picture. the pics are really very beautiful


    July 9, 2006 at 11:11

    Its a really nice to see these pictures.Actually its a natuarally beauty which must be belong to Nepal.

  114. Tika - HK said,

    July 9, 2006 at 11:38

    Nice pic…please keep posting these kinds of pic and places….keep doing you best…best wishes

  115. babukaji shrestha malaysia said,

    July 9, 2006 at 13:20

    very nice palaces i want to visit one time.

  116. anju rana,uk. said,

    July 9, 2006 at 14:08

    First thank you for lovely pictures of Darjeeling, I always wanted to visit there. After seeing all this pictures I will definitely visit this time
    Thank to phalano.com Darjeeling
    And to all the them who work together

  117. krishna raj pandey,brussel,belgium said,

    July 9, 2006 at 14:46

    befpre I heard many times about the beuties of Darjaling.But today I got chance to see by the Phalano.com. Thank you very much for the photos. Please keep on touch.

  118. suzika Padam Abudhai,U.A.E said,

    July 9, 2006 at 16:21

    We were really really glad to c darjeeling anyways i have been there several times but i’m eager to take my husband there as he has never been there but most probably we will b there together in one of the most beutiful place darjeeling.

  119. aditya said,

    July 9, 2006 at 17:48

    Namaste! Phalano.com Thanks for remining all over the world on Nepali there is smalll Nepal so call Darjeeling.

  120. Hem Thapa Magar said,

    July 9, 2006 at 17:57

    Thanks bro we love your hard work, keep it up,

    Thanks again
    Hem Thapa Magar
    New York

  121. Alexandria,V.A,U.S.A said,

    July 9, 2006 at 18:20

    Hi what a nice clips of Ur pahar ki rani,thanks a lot ,mirik,sikkim,kharsang,phatak,siliguri,panighatta sammako atteched garne kosis garnu la? by bro………..shishir

  122. basanta, biratnagar said,

    July 9, 2006 at 19:00

    fired up my desire to go. i’ ll be there soon.

  123. GURUNG RAJU ( yuen long ) H.K. said,

    July 9, 2006 at 19:03


    It’s been 21 years we ve been in DAZLLING ( most beautiful n exciting place which i ever visit ) from P.N.Campus Pokhara ,,, It’s really nice place tremendous atmosphear frankly local peoples… but we bit unlucky cz lots of rain during our period in DAZLLING………. Nevertheless after 21 years these pictures really knocks me our good old days…. ( thank you very very much for yr such a good snaps ) n unfortuntely we re all apart such a long long time but i still remember DAZLLING n you guys i really miss you …..
    alita bina milan hari
    anup buddhi rajkumar roshan

  124. amar subba usa dallas tx said,

    July 10, 2006 at 04:16

    I just have a dream to come to see DJ, iam close from there but i just keeping on my mind love that place and people from there,any way i will be there some time .

  125. Satyadeep/ USA said,

    July 10, 2006 at 08:43

    Another inspiring trip. Thanks for sharing these great pics catching the atomsphere. I feel being like at home Darjeeling, After seen all those Pics. Not only beautiful there™s also a lot of interest in the pics.
    If you get a chance please try to upload more picture, It would be appriceate. Well I wish you all the best . Just keep up the good work.

    Satyadeep Grg

  126. Ratna Bazra Lama, Kathmandu said,

    July 10, 2006 at 09:52

    These photographs frash backed my memories of Darjeeling visit, last winter during International Tamang Assembly. thanks to phalano.com, that time, season of darjeelig that time & hospitality of DJ peoples was great. But due to limit of time I missed to travel by cute train. I hope may get chance to visit again.

  127. Ananta/ Kathmandu said,

    July 10, 2006 at 13:29

    Dear Surendra
    I thank you for for the glimpse of my home town.

    Thanx onceagain

  128. sandeep thapa malaysia said,

    July 10, 2006 at 14:27

    very very much thankyou as you for the picture which is very beautiful and thank for

  129. Amit kumar KTM said,

    July 10, 2006 at 14:46

    verry beauty full city darjeeling

  130. Driksha/Hong Kong said,

    July 10, 2006 at 14:56



  131. Dilip rai [ Malaysia] said,

    July 10, 2006 at 15:45

    I heard about Dazzling thousend times The Nature of Beauty .I haven’t been there but I have a Dream to visit that beautiful place somedays.n thanku 4 upload this pic.

  132. Kathmadu said,

    July 10, 2006 at 16:50

    Thank you very much for the glimpse of Darjeeling, which is ever so beautiful. The glimpse of people made me feel like I am at home.
    Thanks a ton.

  133. Auburn, Alabama, USA said,

    July 10, 2006 at 23:36

    Darjeeling, a great city of Nepali culture, people and panoromic view of eastern Himalayas. However, it was very much degraded in 1990 compared to while I visited for the first time in 1976. Staying at Sailabas was great in 1976 but was really disappointing in 1990. Hopefully, Darjeeling has restored her beauty.

    Suraj Shrestha

  134. Ganesh Dahal/Arlington said,

    July 11, 2006 at 04:44

    Thanks for the pictures! They were great! I flashed back my memories of visiting Darjeeling with my family!

  135. Kshitiz Niroula, Sydney (Australia) said,

    July 11, 2006 at 06:47

    As by seeing the photographs of sweet Darjeeling where there is the majority of Nepalese people I enjoyed very much. Darjeeling totally looks like the midd-hill-town of Nepal ‘coz it used to be Nepal before. I had never been to Darjeeling but when I return back to Nepal I will certainly visit this place ‘coz I can’t stop myshelf after seeing this photos.

  136. Abhilasha/USA said,

    July 11, 2006 at 07:22

    One of the exotic place…which i always want to visit.Hey pals you got to visit atleast once in lifetime,,,,,real mind blowing views with sweet peoples.

  137. Avi / USA said,

    July 11, 2006 at 09:22

    I appreciate the pictures posted regularly on your website, but I had to comment on these ones. Besides for a few pictures you have posted, most don’t represent Darjeeling in its full. The pictures do have a good quality but the photographer has completely missed out the main attractions and what Darjeeling represents in front of the world. Pictures should be able to tell the tale of the city and not teh people who are buying clothes etc. Sorry.Where are the pictures of the famouse toy train, tea gardens, the famous schools that the British built, chaurasta, view of kanchanjunga, etc. Please better pictures next time.

  138. sydney said,

    July 11, 2006 at 09:57

    I just have a dream to come to see Darjeeling , iam close from there but i love that place and people from there,any way i will be there some time some day.

  139. TIL/China said,

    July 11, 2006 at 10:02

    I would like to take an opportunity to thank all entire phalano.com staffs for linking & connecting whole expatriated nepalese people through these beautiful snaps. Again I deeply request phalano entire team to discover much more hidden and expatriated nepalese socity.
    Thank you !


  140. ganesh thapa(singapore) said,

    July 11, 2006 at 10:10

    at first i’m verry greatful to u. actually i was born in nepal. n i’m made in nepal.
    but i’ve spend my 10 yrs in darjeeling(kalimpong) for my study. when i saw darjeeling
    photo in ur website feel like i’m in same place enjoying n playing gutarwith my frnds.
    n jocking with my frnds. really i miss those days n darjeeling. thnx lots for publishing
    darjeeling photo in ur website. but i do hope that photo is not enough cause lots of beautyful places u’ve miss to publish. any way i’m verry greatful to u once again thnx lots…………………
    ganesh thapa (singapore)

  141. Pushpa Raj Bhandari / Birgunj said,

    July 11, 2006 at 10:26

    very nice pictures. thanx. but you still missed to place snaps of tiger hill, hermitage, full photo of chaurasta, and full view of darjeeling from Ghum or sukiya pokhari. it looks very interesting. hope to see those photo too.



  142. bishal /london said,

    July 11, 2006 at 10:48

    than-x for ur pics n nice description about d’jeeling ,i have often been there its beautiful city no doubt but its not as we think many people r worst ,there r so many guys who speak nepali say that they r nepali n they betray nepali i donn know why its so there?

  143. krishna kadariya said,

    July 11, 2006 at 11:20

    khusi lagyo .swadesh ko jhajalko lagyo.yesma ajha Nepal ko bivinna thau ko chinari pani prastut garda jhan ramro hune thiyo ki.

  144. Rewati said,

    July 11, 2006 at 12:57

    it’s good photos. Thanks surendra.

  145. mukunda phuyal/ aberdeen/ scotland said,

    July 11, 2006 at 14:26

    phuyal ji lai ma mukunda phuyal ko tarphabata namaskar
    darjeeling ko photo ta heriyo
    tara kata kata nepal ko nabhayera teti aatmiata bhana milena
    j hos jmarko udharaniya nai cha
    nepal kai kunai tham ko bhaya aajha ramro lagne thyo ki………….kunai gaun…………..may be phuyal thok some where in our own country………

  146. rabindra singh bangalore. said,

    July 11, 2006 at 16:49

    oh very excellent picture brother.

  147. siliguri said,

    July 11, 2006 at 17:30

    Really you have taken lovely pictures. Badai cha hai

  148. Prashant Acharya, siliguri said,

    July 11, 2006 at 17:34

    Darjeeling ko yeti ramro pictures sayad nai herna pauthiyon hola. Tapai lai dhanybad and badai cha.

  149. Arjun Thapa/Malaysia said,

    July 11, 2006 at 18:03

    I would like to thanks photographer for show us our beautiful place Darjeeling..because i like too much darjeeling and i hope after i go back nepal first of all i go to darjeeling………to see rael nepal..

  150. avi / usa said,

    July 11, 2006 at 18:55

    The posting above under my name is not mine.Moderator, please do not put comments that are completely out of line. If the photographer did not like my comments then please remeove it completely. These are not my words. I had a better advice for the photographer which you have altered here. And for your knowledge I have lived in darjeeling for 10 years. I cannot accept that your photogrpher accepts only comments that are sweet to his ears. Dont be like the previous government.

    avi/usa said,

    July 9, 2006 at 9:47 am

    actually darjeeling was one such place i always wanted to go but never had a chance. anyways thanks for the picture. the pics are really very beautiful

  151. photosoftheworld@gmail.com/Germany said,

    July 11, 2006 at 20:25

    I like all the fotos regarding Darjeeing. I lone Nepal too.

  152. anzaan,, pkr said,

    July 11, 2006 at 21:41

    Honestly saying,,, i was unable to see the real Darjeeling through the pics.Expect for better ones.

  153. prateek said,

    July 12, 2006 at 01:59

    kay baat cha picture ko

  154. suman dahal, usa said,

    July 12, 2006 at 10:16

    hello surendra dai..
    dai, ma suman dahal, sanjib ko school ko purano saathi….darjeeling ko pic herda malai nepal ko ilam ko yaad aayo. thank you for your work and ktm. post ma tapain ko lekh padhda sarai khushi laagchha…

  155. Ram B. Chhetri,VA,USA said,

    July 12, 2006 at 11:15

    Nice pictures.Far better than any narrative.Although there are rooms for adding some more such pictures depicting the real life of Darjeeling.The famous author Peter J. Karthak has done real justice to Darjeeling in his bestseller novel ,”Every Person,Every Place.”Thank you Surendra ji.Your photo journalism is equally impressive.

  156. Ajit thakuri Seychelles said,

    July 12, 2006 at 13:20

    Dear Surendra je and Phalano.com thanks for showing us the beautiful nepalese face and Darjeeling, i appreciated your great job
    hope in future also you are gonna show us more beautyful and lovely picture.

    warm regards….
    Ajit thakuri

  157. Kaviraj,kathmandu,nepal said,

    July 12, 2006 at 13:22

    thanx for the pictures once again .But i guess u missed one very important pic..the Toy Train

  158. Aastha Thapa,Kathmandu said,

    July 12, 2006 at 17:42

    lovely pictures. I was forced to flased back my memories of visiting Darjeeling.lovely place and great pictures.

  159. prabhakar shrestha, NC said,

    July 12, 2006 at 20:00

    Was there during monsoon, maybe during 99′, its such a beautiful place like a grand terrace where the fog comes rolling in the chau rasta, engulfing everyone in it and the next moment, it clears out like as if it was never there…..did have a similar experience here in NC, US and they call it Smoky Mountains over here !

  160. vikrant bhusal said,

    July 12, 2006 at 21:35

    Very lively pictures…definitely a good work . Keep it up
    It refreshed my memories of Darjeeling

  161. Bindhya Schär - Geneva, Switzerland said,

    July 12, 2006 at 22:04

    Dear Phalano, thanks for the lovely photographs. They are beautiful!!!

    Missing lovely smell of tea garden. Best wishes,

  162. Navin/New York City said,

    July 12, 2006 at 23:14

    It gives me immense pleasure & thrill to see these pictures of Queen of Hills, Darjeeling, my birth place, home sweet home. Thank you so much for bringing up my hometown so close to my heart & so close to New York City once again…… Thanx bro !!

  163. Writcha Hangkhim said,

    July 13, 2006 at 01:50

    It’s really amazing to see darjeeling….I miss my home town… Those seasonal crazy markets on the side walks…and hustle and bustle of chowrastha…

    Brought back my tears again…

    loved it….

  164. Netra Sampang ,McHenry-IL said,

    July 13, 2006 at 03:44


    Pictures are beautiful. I luv kurseong (birth place) and daj too. I’m
    missing them.

    Thanx .

  165. Pasupati/Bangalore said,

    July 13, 2006 at 06:55

    Its really good to see Nepali all over the world and we have to be proud of our culture its everywhere in this world.The photograps are really too good he has got the true picture of beautiful hillstation of India.Keep up the good work!!!!

  166. bhupesh. kathmandu said,

    July 13, 2006 at 08:02

    hi fellas. it was really very nice to read something about darjeeling the queen of hills.i studied in kalimpong for 14 years and it was my great priviledge to see the queen of hills.its really so pleasing the atmosphere around there in darjeeling its simply intoxicating.the sunrise in tiger hill an evening in walk in chau rasta and the tea estates all these simply tunes up what darjeeling is.its been 3years that i’ve been studying in CHINA for my MBBS i still miss those days in kalimpong and darjeeling.i try to recall each and every moment of my past 14years in kalimpong…….and miss all my friends………
    guys keep up the good work..thank u very much these kind of articles really freshen up one’s mind

  167. Jwala (hk0 said,

    July 13, 2006 at 09:16

    It seems very nice pic.from daj.what u’ve audited.But I never have been there.Any way your job is appriciated.

  168. Uttam Pudasaini/ USA said,

    July 13, 2006 at 09:48

    hi everybody,
    I got chance to visit all of the parts of Nepal, but I never been in Darjeeling. By these picture I got a bit enjoyment of Darjeeling. When I back to Nepal Darjeeling will be my first destination.

    uttam pudasaini
    Connecticut, USA.

  169. Rambharos chulbule,Biratnagar-16(Nepal) said,

    July 13, 2006 at 09:51

    wow….. nikai lamo samay pachi sundar sahar Darjeeling ko photo here pachi malai Darjeeling nai purayeko jasto anubhav bhayo.Darjeeling maa maile ghumeko place haru yo site maa rakheko photo harule jhajhalko dilayo.Tyo Chaurasta lai samjhida ahile nai udera aau jasto lagcha.photo haru nikai ramro cha.kehi aru photo haru rakheko bhaye nikai ramro hune thiyo.Jastai Tigerhill,singmari ko cable car ko photo.Aaune din haruma ramro ramro photo haru herna pau…sathai yo website ko safaltako kamana gardachu.Thanku…
    rchulbule111 a t y a h o o d o t c o m 009779842023078

  170. Binod Pariyar said,

    July 13, 2006 at 12:06

    wow aakdam ramro cha yo Photo haru. aaba aaso Pokhara ko pani Photo haru show garnu paryo ni . Darjeeling vanda pokhara k kaam cha ra. ki kaso?

  171. Gagan / Kathmandu said,

    July 13, 2006 at 13:19


    Great pictures, gave some cool feeling is such a hot summer days. But khoi ta K-junga, Tiger hill, Rock garden and Nightingle park?

  172. Bibhaw / Kathmandu said,

    July 13, 2006 at 14:34

    Saile Maile Darjeeling Kosto cha .
    Darjeeling sahar batti ko lahar, swarga dham jausto cha.
    These were the lines the old people used to sing ,seeing and feeling the beauty of Darjeeling.
    The people of Darjeeling loved and still loves Nepal and her people because Darjeeling was part of Nepal, but the rana’s and other previous rulers gifted it to British India, to fulfill their selfish interest.
    Any way its still small Nepal there.
    Thank for the great photos hope more in future.

  173. Domi sherpa Kathmandu said,

    July 13, 2006 at 15:31

    Pictures are beautiful.

  174. Bigat /Qatar said,

    July 13, 2006 at 15:52

    Darjeeling is simply beautiful as their people. the dream place of one’s heart n of course mine is the best . love to be there

  175. Prabhat,Raipur,Chhattisgarh said,

    July 13, 2006 at 16:27

    Dear Sir,
    Hope my State Chhattisgarh was like this….

    But the politicians and the Multinational Companies are busy whatever Nature is left in my State by exploiting the rich mineral reserve out here.

    The rich culture and tradition of the region will soon dissappear as innocent Tribals are being killed daily in the name of naxlites.

    Hope some miracle hapens soon and this nonsense stops.


  176. Prabhat,Raipur,Chhattisgarh said,

    July 13, 2006 at 16:29

    I meant busy destroying the nature and environment of Chhattisgarh

  177. Bharat Rai (Dumi) DubaiU.A.E. said,

    July 13, 2006 at 19:40

    Thank you, phalano.com i like your program.so remember when i live that time on the darjeeling.how is good cool summer and butty place.
    I will be don’t forget romantic moment.

  178. Navin/USA said,

    July 13, 2006 at 22:26

    Well, Darjeeling reminds me of ” Aljhecha kyare pachyauri timro chiya ko butta ma, Baljhecha kyare sunako kanda kalilo khutta ma…..”
    reminds me of “Panchi sabai udhe pachi guda rittai huncha, yo mato lai chaadi gaye Deurali yahaan runcha…”
    reminds me of “Nepali… gaurav garchau aphnai pan ma pachaute ta hainau hai…”, reminds me of ” Ma ambar hun timi dharti lakhon chahe pani hamro milan kahile na hola….” and finally it reminds me of “Darjeeling ko sano rail hidna lai aba tyari cha, guard le suna bhai siti bajayo hidna lagyo hamro rail…. ku..ku…ku…

  179. ram said,

    July 14, 2006 at 02:17

    very good pic.

  180. Salman said,

    July 14, 2006 at 02:20

    Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This is call Nepal?

  181. Himal bhattarai/Japan said,

    July 14, 2006 at 09:20

    Dear Sir,
    Rally ramro lagyo malai dargeeling…Japan jasto mulukma tadhar rahepani pailako nepal herna pauda ma ekdam khusi bhaee.yesai gari naya naya prastuti haru lyaunu hola ..hami bidesh ma basera homesick huneharulai ekchhin bhae pani ananda auchha..Thanks alott

  182. Himal /Japan said,

    July 14, 2006 at 09:22

    Dear sir namaste!
    Japan jasto mulukma basera hamro pailako nepal lai herna pauda ati khusi lagyo yesai gari naya naya prastuti haru lyaunu hoal best of luck!
    himal bhattaraiJapan

  183. Dallas,TX said,

    July 14, 2006 at 11:17

    I don’t see anything specific about darjeeling in these pictures except for same crowd and houses on hills which all of us Nepalese are used to.

  184. birtamode jhapa nepal said,

    July 14, 2006 at 11:25

    thanks very much
    to sow all over the world derjiling nice photo.

  185. Kathmandu said,

    July 14, 2006 at 12:15

    Surendrajee, really appreciate your views and photos on Darjeeling. Being from Kurseong, would like to see pictures for Kurseong as well on the site. Seeing the pictures, I felt as I am in Darj. Missed to see the green tea gardens covered with white clouds during rainy season.

  186. myagdi said,

    July 14, 2006 at 16:09

    mali pic. akadam ramaroo lagayoo thanaks for pic.

    i am missing my
    juna i love her

  187. Preety/US said,

    July 14, 2006 at 20:08

    Great pictures. Thank you for sharing them with us. Please post more pictures of the beautiful places like Darjeeling in the future.
    Best wishes

  188. Phuket Thailand said,

    July 14, 2006 at 22:34

    Mr. Surendra
    Nice job once upon a time in 2004 it is my pleasure to visit there and i also like darjeling very much but you are there in darjeling and how abut the Sikkim and Fikkall, i think you also visited there too, Please coming session need a photos from Sikkim and Fikkal and lots more from you adventure trip man
    carry on man, carry on we all love you

  189. Archan Shrestha, Boudha, Ktm, Nepal said,

    July 15, 2006 at 10:17

    …………yo hamro pahad ho yo hamro darjeeling….. really really great and cool place is simply beautiful as their people. and ya it’s a missing part of nepal…

  190. Ramu, Florence, Alabama, USA said,

    July 15, 2006 at 10:19

    I have heard a lot about Darjeeling and Kharsang eversince my childhood. Always wanted to be there. It is sad to read the histroy of Darjeeling. How we lost her…Even though she is physically a part from our motherland we all have deep root and compassion for our fellow Nepali brothers and sisters in Darjeleeing, Kalingpon and Kharsang areas.

    It is my prayer that the Lord help us all Nepali united one day from Tista to Kangada, from Kharsang to Darjeeling, from Kaling pong to Singo Nepal…

    We are growing, I am sure that day is getting closer…

    Brothers and sisters from Darjeeling, Kalingpong and Kharsang we carry the same Nepali spirit as you do…Thanks for all you do…Thanks for giving us Gopal Yonjan….

    “Desa le ragata mage malae bali chadau…rudinan meri ama hun Nepali ki Chhori….’

    Our thoughts and prayers for you always!

    God bless you all!

    To the one who posted these living portraits…Wonderful job!…Please keep up your Good works…..

    With prayers love in Christ for all Nepalese,
    Ramu, USA

  191. Deepak Maharjan-Mons,Belgium said,

    July 15, 2006 at 17:42

    it’s good pic.. thanks

  192. narayan phulara , dhangadhi said,

    July 15, 2006 at 19:28

    how nice place . i like that

  193. Nirmala Rai "Gurung" Hong Kong SAR, China said,

    July 15, 2006 at 22:08

    Piece of Paradise!!!
    I have never been to Darjeeling, I have a friend called Sabu who lives at Chaurasta {Main City of Darjeeling} whom I met in Yuen Long Hong Kong in 1998. She told me more about the beutiness of the Darjeeling. She showed me some snaps of Darjeeling but not like this one, this snaps are really very very good, mind blowing so I now determined to visit once the land of paradise. Thank you very much for who took this picture. beautiful….
    Nirmala Rai (Gurung) Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon. Hong Kong,SAR

  194. Manoj Kmar Rai/Johor Malaysia said,

    July 16, 2006 at 03:32

    Abt. 8 yrs ago. We the friends went to darjeeling after our S.L.C exam with our Head master (MR.Rajkumar Rai) and seniour (mdm. Laxmi Dewan. she is from Dazz.) frm Depot sec. eng. B. school Dharan Ghopa camp on the year of 1998 A.D.
    After reading abt the “chaurasta” and all abt the dazz. and by watching the refreashing shots of dazz. I really went 8 years back. and to my school life. thanks “PHALANO.COM”.

  195. g.rai dubai said,

    July 16, 2006 at 14:25

    Hi Phuyalji,

    Those cool photographs are so soothing, especially for this desert city where i,m working. And reminded me of those days when I visited the place.
    Thanx and keep it up.

  196. binit said,

    July 16, 2006 at 14:54

    Kya Dams Collection chha.
    I am proud of FALANO.COM


  197. itani said,

    July 16, 2006 at 14:56

    It’s really beautiful collection.
    Great work, Congratulation to you FALANO.


  198. mina isreal said,

    July 16, 2006 at 17:13

    hi rajesh g how r u? u know, malai tapai ko lekhaharu ati man parchha. i enjoy ur program. while i was in the nepal all the time i used to see ur cartoons. but now i am in isreal, only sometime i can see. i hope u r going to give more enjoy for fans. bye

    i will love u for forever

  199. sreejana subba,kathmandu said,

    July 16, 2006 at 23:08

    Darjeeling hasalways been an inspiration for the lovers of nature and it’s beauty.The pictures taken by Mr. Phuyalare really breath taking and full of life.Coincidently ,my parents have descended from this place.I often pay visit to this place.Unfortunately, in recent times the city has grown over crowed and unplanned constructions of roads and buildings are together creating nuisance to the visitors and tourists coming from a long way to enjoy the beauty of this place.Nevertheless , I am still spellbind by the ever charming looks of the people of Darjeeling.Hospitality shown by these people is just awesome!

  200. sameer chhantyal ,ktm said,

    July 17, 2006 at 10:03

    As soon as i saw the pic of darjeeling i remember mine class teacher jasu rai , hey bro the pic ……u have captured is really to good………….good luck………………

  201. Milan Khatri/Oslo ,Norway said,

    July 17, 2006 at 10:47

    Darjeeling!wow it was our Nepal!
    I feel proud of it’s my Nepal,let’s find where
    other places of Nepal in India,for eg.
    Doon.KEEP ON DOING THIS beautiful JOB BRO!

  202. Narayan Shrestha, kulalampur said,

    July 17, 2006 at 10:55

    thanks u bro for bringing very beautiful pic of darjeeling. i had heard about this city but hadn’t get any chance to visit.

  203. anu.hk said,

    July 17, 2006 at 12:20

    hi, pictures so nice. the views and photos on Darjeeling i love it.maybe i missing my love ,{A}……………….? thanks a lot surendr jii.

  204. kris said,

    July 17, 2006 at 12:34

    kati ramro pic…!

  205. Mattim-9 khotang said,

    July 17, 2006 at 12:51

    Thank you

  206. rajib prasain, surunga said,

    July 17, 2006 at 14:12

    show all over the photo of ava art gallary. thanks for this work.

  207. Raj k.c. Spain,barcelona said,

    July 17, 2006 at 16:57

    thanks,Phalano.com.its our pleasure to have such nice pictures.even though we are here in pardesh.actually it is very beautifully taken photograph.we all guys here in spain love it.thanks again.keep this sprit up.and one thing as a comment please keep such photograph which presents the living style and culture of that place.

  208. rajesh said,

    July 17, 2006 at 18:53

    very nice photos

  209. Bishwa/usa said,

    July 18, 2006 at 00:49

    Lovely pictures but it seems that Darjeeling has more Non Nepali population thesedays. Can Darjeeling still be called the creame of Nepali outside Nepal ?

  210. cologne,germany said,

    July 18, 2006 at 02:05

    where is my last comment ? r u also mongolian chinese or what ??????


    July 18, 2006 at 12:14


    Befer just i hear darjiling is the very nice place .but when swo the picture i belive it .very nice .

  212. Kiran London said,

    July 18, 2006 at 21:42

    Hey FOTO r very decent . It makes me Wish I could be there….

  213. sujit/usa said,

    July 18, 2006 at 23:50

    its so nice place ,i would like 2 visit this place .really really nice wow

  214. ktm/Nepal said,

    July 19, 2006 at 00:40

    Ke dekhya hun kunni manchhe harule…
    Darjeeling ko nam dekhi bahek picture ta Kathmandu najikai ko danda haruma kuero lage jasto bahek kehi pani dekhiyena…

    Mr Rajesh ji lae ramro chha ta bhannai paryo…

    Arko patak ali ramro picture lerauchhan ki….

    Thikai chha…!

  215. Ram/Canada said,

    July 19, 2006 at 13:33

    Ey.. Hajur…. Darjeeling ko photo kina teti mattra?? Camera ko reel siddeko thiyo ki kya ho?? Esso hunchha ni… scene haru ko kichnu parchha ni… bekkar ko tyo shwal haru kichera….

  216. Samjhana Paudel said,

    July 19, 2006 at 13:33

    There is no any tea firm pls included nice tea firm’s photos and other natural photos.

    Samjhana paudel

  217. suman-wiesbaden,germany said,

    July 19, 2006 at 15:19

    Thanks Surendra,
    brought back fond memories…but where is the “Batassey Dada” and the train.


  218. Udaya Phuyal, Houston, tx said,

    July 19, 2006 at 16:46

    Hi, It is nice picture and of course the nice place to visit at least once, never had a chance to visit. through you photographs i can immagine how beautiful Darjeeling is.
    Verry good job Surendra.

  219. rajesh isreal said,

    July 19, 2006 at 17:29

    thanks you

  220. balaram khanal colorado said,

    July 20, 2006 at 02:21

    thanx bro
    for good pic.

  221. Surat (Gujarat) said,

    July 20, 2006 at 08:58

    Kasto ramro photoharu. I hope that’s correct Nepali. I spent my eary years in darjeeling. These days I live in Surat. I wish someone would post more darjeeling photos.

    Dhanybad, bhagwan lay sabhalai ramro gara


  222. chintan said,

    July 20, 2006 at 11:15


  223. Sanu, Africa said,

    July 20, 2006 at 11:50

    Beutiful, Queen of Nature (I say) Darjeeling representing Nepal in India with Nepali language, literature, culture, religion, societal behaviour etc. etc.

    Its really a lovely province which should be a part of Nepal.

  224. Bhusan Sharma Norway Oslo said,

    July 20, 2006 at 19:33

    Many thanks for heart touching pictures from Darjeeling.keep up the good spirit and good job.God bless you.

  225. Amit, New York said,

    July 21, 2006 at 01:26

    I have always wanted to goto darjeeling.. this is so cool.. thanks..

  226. raja said,

    July 21, 2006 at 02:42

    the quality of photographs is good but mr. surendra, you have taken the advantage of taking photographs of peoples instead of natural scenery of Darjeeling.Sorry, i have never been over there but i have heard that darjeeling is so beautiful and thanks for your pictures.please keep it up.

  227. rajan said,

    July 21, 2006 at 02:46

    very good keep it up but surendra can you try to get the picture of natural scenery of real darjeeling instead of taking photographs of human beings.

  228. bipin rai/new zealand said,

    July 21, 2006 at 03:45

    thanks,surendra phuyal u r great that u have send the beautiful photos of darjeeling.I live in morang but i am right now on new zealand so i couldn’t see my living place called budhabare,biratchowk.so it will be very greatful if u send my living place photo please.

    Bipin rai.

  229. BE AWARE - Toronto said,

    July 21, 2006 at 04:01

    Who kept the picture of the girl who is having TITAURA…. ?? i miss titaura… lol

  230. Shom Bahadur Tamang, Dubai,U.A.E. said,

    July 21, 2006 at 14:06

    Great job WOW!!!!
    Keep going Outstanding performances always counts by various means.

  231. Nibol/ Kathmandu. said,

    July 21, 2006 at 17:28

    nice pictures,
    Thanx u for sharing these snap.

    Looking for more.

  232. Rup, Wichita, KS, U.S.A. said,

    July 21, 2006 at 20:08

    Hello Phuyal Ji,
    Good work! I recalled the time I spent with my girl friend by looking at the pictures of Darj. Especially the temple where we took oath regarding the success and the future of our relationship…………
    Thank you one more time brother.

  233. Bikash/London said,

    July 21, 2006 at 21:59

    Went to St Robert™s Higher Secondary School and St Joseph™s college in Darjeeling a couple of decades ago. These photoes brought back those precious memories.

    Thanks a lot.

  234. Raju/Sydney said,

    July 23, 2006 at 02:43

    It’s so cool.

  235. nabin(QATAR DOHA) said,

    July 23, 2006 at 20:43

    picture is very nice and beautiful but this is so less we want to saw more then this next time.

  236. orbin london said,

    July 24, 2006 at 20:53

    wow i like the pic.and i like the weather of draz. i went darjelling twice n tat is one of my fav placeeeee.hope i will visit again wen i ‘m bak in jan 2007

  237. Resham Gurung, Dubai said,

    July 26, 2006 at 17:25

    My fabrate place is DARZALING but I won’t visit, I will visit this year vacation.

    Resham Gurung
    United Arab Emirates

  238. Yadav Lama Sydney, Australia said,

    July 27, 2006 at 09:41

    once more the queen of hills unwinds its monsoon flava…..its wonderful to behold darjeeling in its wety wety apparition. thanks Surendra for such a nice glimpse of the hills. i was quite nostalgic about the past that i spend out there and i am still missing out the chilling moonsoon and my friends out there. aaaich…..
    darjeeling rocks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  239. Poon R@@z, DNG said,

    July 27, 2006 at 16:18

    Thanks Phuyal jii, Tapai ko yo kaam ko lagi lots of thanks, tapai ko pic le garda 97′ ko mero darjeeling tour jhaljhali yaad ayo. alikati bhayepani man ko trisana metiyo. But kehi kura haru chhuteko jasto lagyo jasto ki rock garden, batase loop ani tiger hill haru ko snap etc. chhutyo ki!

  240. saru,kathmandu said,

    July 28, 2006 at 05:57

    photoharu ramro chha .darjelling ko teti matra photo le pujena ali dherai dinu paarya ,ok
    thanks for nice photo

  241. kathmandu said,

    July 30, 2006 at 10:57

    hello brother u have done such a trimendious job that u have interducing darjelling as land of hill quen, but one thing is missing that is cultural of the place, so please i request to u add some photos which can show the cultur of the place. any ways good job keep it up………………………….

  242. gopal,kathmandu said,

    July 30, 2006 at 11:00

    hello brother u have done such a trimendious job that u have interducing darjelling as land of hill quen, but one thing is missing that is cultural of the place, so please i request to u add some photos which can show the cultur of the place. any ways good job keep it up¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦¦.

  243. Azay Nepal said,

    July 30, 2006 at 21:02

    hey i have been to darjeelinf for 4 times n i luv it so much..i m willing to come there more…i m in search for a gal in darjeeling..i will give u the add czn ui search for me…if i will be waiting for the reply to my mailing add

  244. sushila dangol, kathmandu said,

    August 1, 2006 at 16:13

    i have returned from darjeeling yesterday only it’s indeed a beautiful place one should go there at least once in lifetime if he/she loves nature, mountains, everything that is available in darjeeling

  245. bimal pokhara,nepal said,

    August 1, 2006 at 18:05


  246. Holand said,

    August 2, 2006 at 10:04

    WoW! Real Darjiling how u upp here in web page , Now i got what the darjiling is .Thank you very much .
    Dipendra Pokhrel
    Hauge ,Holand

  247. dharan,sunsari said,

    August 3, 2006 at 20:14

    i want complate ly viw in the dharan city

  248. Ratanraj Rai, SHORNCLIFFE,UK said,

    August 3, 2006 at 20:24

    Hi phuyal ji, thax a lot for ur beatifull picture of darjeeling. i m not been in darjeeling but i wanna go to darjeeling once time in life. in my leave period i will go there and take taste of darjeeling. i wanna see more pictures of dar…. and i wanna know about natural view and local culture of dar…… phuyal ji would u mind to show more detail and pictures of dar………
    thanx …….bye………..

  249. Dev Gurung,Iceland said,

    August 3, 2006 at 20:52

    Great gob Bro.

  250. Nar K Rai, Boulder CO. said,

    August 4, 2006 at 01:10

    Thank you very very much Mr phuyalji for your good work.
    It has been my dream to be in Darjeeling since my childhood. One day i will be there and sit under the very same statue of great Bhanubhakta.
    I admired and thank her not only for her beauty but all the things she has given to us (Nepal). From every aspect, she is so welcoming and
    so connected that we can call out loud “We love Darjeeling, she is ours”. Wish her to be like that forever.

  251. shyam/dharan said,

    August 5, 2006 at 01:11

    really love this beautiful pics of darjeeling……feel like visiting that place in future,……………………..

  252. hira thapa butwal,nepal said,

    August 5, 2006 at 12:21

    mind blowing pics. well i haven”t been to darjeeling but i have dream to be there once. lets hope that my dreams come true.thanks for the lovely pics.hope for more pics of darjeeling ahead in future.please describe something about tourism in darjeeling.

  253. Komal Rai, Kathmandu said,

    August 7, 2006 at 11:12

    it’s awesome. i really like the beauty of dazzzling darzeling. you r absolutly rocking.

  254. Makar Khadka/India-Mumbai said,

    August 7, 2006 at 11:28

    Hello Dear,
    really it is Beautiful place in the Earth and thank you Mr.S.phuyalji for
    providing good pict of darz………..Yesta yesta ramra photo aur pani provide
    garnuhos ..all the best.

  255. om shrestha,london,uk said,

    August 9, 2006 at 21:56

    first of all i want to give thanks for falano.com cozi have never been to darjeeling but we can see to pic of darjeeling in phalano.com that’s y iam veru happy to see about that place n when i go back nepal then i want to visit darjeeling ok thanks bye

  256. inder bhandari,mumbai said,

    August 10, 2006 at 19:54

    Really the nature and the secenic beauty hits the himalayas .as we are in india but didn’t got a chance to visit the Mini Nepal or you may called Darjeeling.but,the picturs shows that there is no such differenecs between Indian Nepalese and we Nepalese by seeing those pictures.keep it up bro…….hopes to get more pictures .

  257. Terrence V Kumar, Singapore said,

    August 11, 2006 at 22:45

    Dear bro,

    Darjeeling is a great place to explore and feel the culture of interest and traditions.

    I am impressed with the awesome photo galleries.

    Keep up the excellent and splendid work…

    cheers and god bless!

  258. pawan kaji khatri(damauli,Nepal) said,

    August 12, 2006 at 08:44

    really it is the first place that pulled me day and night. I always dream being in there between the gardens, slopy greeneries.

  259. gurung from pokhara said,

    August 13, 2006 at 13:15

    dherai ramro cha bro.
    nepali sahitya ko bhandar ho darjaling.
    prakritik soudarya ko khani ho darjaling.
    darjaling ko harek basinda ko parishram ani phal ho.
    tyesailey sabai prashansha garchan. dhanyabad cha darjaling.

    jehandar bhadra bhaladmi haru ko janma bhayeka chan darjaling ley tyesailey jasto darjaling ko manohar chatta haru chan tyestai darjaling basinda haru ko pani swacha sundar byabahaar chan bhani biswash gardachu.
    awashya yek din ma darjaling ghumna aouney chu.

  260. kishor maharjan/south korea said,

    August 14, 2006 at 19:06

    hello friends
    it’s dream . darjelline suneko thaya.tuktuk train 6 bhanyara.nepal ma hunda darjelling ko sathi theiyo {ashik rai}jam visite ma bhanera tara ma gayana tara aja site herda jana manlagyo……ma chhetai nepal aaudai chhu . nepal aayako next week darjelling janea…
    [ashik rai if yo site heryo bhane please mail gara la……….anjan_bro@hotmail.com

  261. Atmaram kandel(Baglung bihun 3)hall, kuwait said,

    August 17, 2006 at 02:23

    Mr, suren
    thank you very much for swoing very beautiful pictures of darjeeling at the phalano web……….1

  262. powin gurung london said,

    August 17, 2006 at 15:41

    i love it but but i haven;t been there but i wan to visit one day if i m luckey

  263. pradip rai/tarahara/ said,

    August 18, 2006 at 13:39

    first of all i would like to thanks to those persons, who show me that types of photos. i know that darjiling is the heavenly n hilly city. so was visited there many times. so i like so much darjiling. when u arrived to darjiling from nepal, in that time u will fell that”i’m in nepal right now.” so i think each person should go to darjiling as soon as possible.
    thanks. i hope next time u will give us extra many more photos. like rock garden, tiger hill, train, batase road, in siede of city, n those kind of photos which represent can there culture, life style,itertainment n also manymore beacuse that can increase the no. of international tourst.ok


  264. Sweta/ Sydney said,

    August 20, 2006 at 06:54

    I felt the chill run down my spine when i saw these pictures.. I was born and brought up in Darjeeling and i miss my home town desperately. The pics were beautiful.

  265. dhiru Ktm said,

    August 22, 2006 at 18:21

    Thau ta ekdam ramro chha ……. But teha ko manchha ko bebhar ekdam khatam chha ……… maila sangat gara ra herako chhu …….. tei bhayara ………..KUCH KAAM CHINA ……..

  266. gaganbhattarai-tanahu dohr phirdi 2 said,

    August 24, 2006 at 14:24

    it is very nice pic but more then nice your mission nepal ka e sunder pic yo maru bhumi ma baseyra heyrna pauda dhirai khushi lakchaaa tapai ko yo kam sadhai saphal hos r one time tapi seyti gandaki ra tanahu ko dhor barahi mandir ko darshan gari heyrnu huna anurodh gardachu good luck ….
    gagan bhattarai ghorme2

  267. sarita karki/kathmandu(Nepal) said,

    August 25, 2006 at 16:43

    Darjeeling itself is a beautiful names n when I saw the pic I became fida.

  268. mohan gurung,kuwait said,

    August 25, 2006 at 22:55

    i liked the photo’s on the site which you have published .although i never ever been to darjeeling but i have heard a lot about this beautifull place located in the hilly region.but iam too eager to meet this place once in my life.lastly it would be better if you publish more photo’s ,so that we may know about this place a bit more.

  269. Delhi said,

    August 28, 2006 at 13:13

    Vineet Sharma
    28, August 1:01PM

    NAMASKAR:- I am Vineet Sharma from UTTAR PARDESH. NOW I am in Delhi. One day I meet a girl her name is ROMA ROY. She was telling me about the darjiling. She was saying that darjiling is a beautiful place. One day I saw the darjiling photo on the website. I was very impressed. So I want to go there. Because It is very peaceful place.
    One day I will go there. it is my promise. I Love Darjiling. Now Roma Roy is my best friend. So I want to say everyone please go to darjiling.
    You fell the Heaven on the Earth.

  270. VIJAY DOHA said,

    August 28, 2006 at 19:21

    Hey man good work. Brought memories of my home town. But honestly you missed so many good and scenic places to capture. Hope you will do it in future.

  271. sangam Rijal/houston,USA said,

    August 28, 2006 at 23:03

    Namaste Surendra Ji
    I am so happy to see the picture . This picture inspired me a lot and always drag my love towards my country. Looking all these picture, I used to think that…I wish I could be in my country. I am waitng for that day to go back in my own country. photo’s you have got is one the best part of my day that I look and start to dream my country and people of my nation.
    once again thanks a lot giving me a chance to look my country so closely. This is one of the intimate feelings I am writhing…

  272. Biratnagar (nepal) said,

    August 29, 2006 at 22:08

    Dherai ramro lagou Darjeeling ko pic herara.
    daju as we say in Darjeeling,You have done a good job and we all love your work.Pliz ,pliz get us more pic as it keeps us feel at home .Thanx once again.

  273. rameshthapa,kathmamdu said,

    August 30, 2006 at 16:51

    namaskar surendra dai
    dherai ramro lagou pakriti ko sundar soruup herara.
    daju i like to say in darjeeling too much beautiful. you have done a good job and love all you. so plz , pzl get it more photo and imformation in drajeeling. than another pecis full place also . i think i’ll luckey person who bron in nepal i feel at home

  274. khagendra/maldives said,

    September 1, 2006 at 18:22


  275. bhanu prasai abu dhabi (u.a.e.) said,

    September 1, 2006 at 21:24

    thanks for taking darjeling photo and very beautyful photo i like to come and visit there.thanks very much for ur co-operation.

  276. Amit kumar shah/Nepal said,

    September 5, 2006 at 17:31

    its very nice pics the person who had made this collection he should achive a good gift that is a good bless from us. very nice to see this site thanks

  277. Ishwor sharma/kathmandu/sinamangal said,

    September 13, 2006 at 13:51

    hello dai thank u

    jaha nepali hunchhan teha Nepal pani hunachha!!!
    darjiling pani Nepalikai ta ho! tesaile ma bhanna sakchhu!!! darjiling pani hamro ho!!!!!!!

  278. sudeshna(london) said,

    September 16, 2006 at 02:18

    oh!i jus lub DARJEELING “queens of da hillz”.its such a wonderful place.its so peace and silent dere.ive been dere once buhh sano ma…i still wana go k.dami and kool pix hoi…
    KIP UP A JOB ‘DUDE’…tc

  279. Tilaraj Khatiwada, Kathmandu said,

    September 17, 2006 at 10:13

    Darjiling bhanda nepal dherai ramro chha. kina bhane bideshma phaleko syau bhanda aaphnai barima phaleka naspati mitha bhanne ukhan chha ni!!!!!!!!!!!

  280. Lacarno Switzerland said,

    September 18, 2006 at 15:00

    Thanks Surendra! Wonderful job you’ve done..Beautiful darjeeling with good people ……you made me remind of my childhood days ………
    I wish to go there soon in the near future .

  281. Anjana k c (USA) said,

    September 20, 2006 at 08:17

    I love these pictures. I Could you please put more picture of DARJEELING.

  282. sujit/usa said,

    September 22, 2006 at 01:32

    i would like to visit darjeeling too much.


    September 23, 2006 at 01:29

    hi everybody namaskar
    darjaling also nepales palce,you know everybody when shree 5 pirthibivi narayan bir bikram shah(Thakuri)was doing the nepales king palce that time also our palce in darjalining.but out side of nepales palce darjalining, sikkim,dearadhun, assam magalayan also so nice nepales palce.everybody you will see the history of nepal.
    now also nepales commite in this palce.we will always suport to this place of nepales people.pirthivi narayan was working time nepal of border so nice .but now everybody takecare our palce.we will always watching our sweetly palce.

  284. Ramesh / Kathmandu said,

    September 25, 2006 at 15:35

    Nice pix. Darj is my SASURALI. I have been there a couple of time. everything there is pleasant and beutiful. The only thing i don’t like is the congested and filthy town area and a lot of walking upward and downward. One gets very much tired walking the Lebong race course and Singmari etc.
    Others are fine with Darj

  285. Mani Thapa, London, United kingdom said,

    September 26, 2006 at 19:03

    The pictures are beautiful and it reminded me of my days in Darjeeling when I was studying at St. Josephs College, North Point. It would be nice if there were more pictures even though the ones presented were of extremely good quality. Keep it up and look forward to see more in your next edition.

    Well done!!!!!!!!!

  286. Oliver Twist USA said,

    September 27, 2006 at 01:39

    How nice it is to see photos of Darjeeling again. You have indeed done a good job. Unfortunately the Queen of the Hills have become the Slave of the Goons now. I hope on your next edition about the hill station you will dwell on the political scenario and go indepth on how Darjeeling has been turned into a social disaster today. It is a must for the rebellious people of Nepal to get an idea about their neighbour that doesn’t seem to have the courage to speak up, stand up and rebel against the oppressive regime of Ghising.

  287. Binaya Shrestha, Oklahoma City, OK, USA said,

    September 28, 2006 at 19:15

    very nice photos. Keep it up.

  288. kanchu dalit/boston said,

    October 2, 2006 at 12:29

    i’m great full to the person who has collected all these fotos and gave us a chance to see the real picture of nepali from different regions… its a great job gathering the facts of our real world…..and is a great inspiration to the people whoever has forget about these things…..

  289. Nabaraj Parajuli, Arlington, Virginia, USA said,

    October 4, 2006 at 07:46

    Thank you for the photos of beutiful places. I expect that you will display the some beutiful places of Nepal.

  290. Bidushi/Kathmandu said,

    October 5, 2006 at 15:47

    Really very nice place, I recalled all my past, mainly Chaurasta where with all my friends (Suju, Namu, Sangu, Ratu, Susu, Elina) I used to cross every day while going to School!! I missed a lot.

  291. samjhana, Dubai said,

    October 6, 2006 at 14:34

    Wow !! Greet pics!! Thanks a lot fellas

  292. raj kumar iraq said,

    October 10, 2006 at 20:34

    malai ati nai man parchha dazzling ahile ma iraq ma chu aba ma nepal auda ma abasya dazzling aaune chu i miss dazzling

  293. karna khadka damauli said,

    October 10, 2006 at 20:39

    hi darjaling,
    malai man parne thau madhe darjiling parmukh ho.tesaleferi pani ma teya gumna jane chu hal ma iraq chu, ma ani mero sathi(raj,bharat,jun,indra and patel )

  294. biratnagar.nepal said,

    October 10, 2006 at 23:48

    yours picture and articles are excellent.wedo hope more good work in future.

  295. raj damauli(hal IRAQ) said,

    October 11, 2006 at 11:07

    malai man parne place madhe dazzling pani ek ho hal ma iraq ma chu ma dazzling nepal aauda abasya aaune chu i miss yuo dazzling

  296. Yaksha USA said,

    October 14, 2006 at 20:32

    people like natural and unbiased articles and informations.
    good work.

  297. dipak titung tamang,morang said,

    October 15, 2006 at 11:30

    hello ,

    its’ a nice pic thank you for this good photographs.

  298. bangkok said,

    October 16, 2006 at 00:46

    its really good job. Darjelling is full of nepalese flavour. I was expecting to visit darjelling once in my life but now I m not expecting, I m sure, I will visit.

    ramesh katwal
    bangkok, thailand

  299. kumar pandit norway said,

    October 22, 2006 at 18:42

    very lovely place. It reminds me a lot

  300. Birtamod, Jhapa said,

    October 27, 2006 at 22:49

    Parai Desh lai ke maya garnu…. Darjeelinge le aafulai Nepali bhandaina….hami le ke Nepali bhannu tini haru lai aanta. India ho Darjeeling….West Bengal. Bhaichung le sudda Hindi ma interview diyeko hoina TV ma ? Darjeeling pani MADISHE ho.

  301. Kathmandu, Nepal said,

    October 29, 2006 at 12:53

    Dear Surendra,

    The Darjeeling write-up is worth reading!

    How are you doing, man? Do you remember me?



  302. Sanjib Khanal/Kathmandu said,

    November 3, 2006 at 11:24

    Dear Surendra !
    Thank you very much for the kind info about Darjeeling ,the Nepali End in the East .
    iam specially attracted to see the Rock Garden og there .and May be the dream fulfills .

  303. Darjeeling Bazar said,

    November 7, 2006 at 19:17

    I’ve been to Darjeeling while I was in college one year ago. I’m from Pokhara. I’m 22 yrs old. Meanwhile I’m studying in London. I luv to visit Darjeeling again n again in future too. I’ve visit some places in Nepal, Hong Kong N United Kingdom but I really like Darjeeling honestly. It’s really romantic n amazing place 4 everyone. I couldn’t visit more places in Darjeeling before but I’m sure I’ll fill all these blanks. Thanx 4 your picture. It refresh my mind. keep on snaping more beauty of Darjeeling. Darjeeling is full of natural beauty. Darjeeling people r also good n friendly.

    With best wishes,
    Dpak Gurung

  304. Sabnam Rai Khewa (Limbu),Sydney said,

    November 9, 2006 at 05:58

    Thanks for the beautiful pictures of Queen of Hills.
    I spend my college life in Darjeeling. This place is one of a precious gift that god has given to us.
    Thanks Phuyalji.

  305. Rosha,Ktm said,

    November 11, 2006 at 21:40

    wow!I fondly missed my bygone days in Darjeeling.Thank you Surendra g for letting us recall beautiful place.malai pani bhannu bhako bhaye hunthyo ni jane belama…i would have joined u !!

  306. POKHRA said,

    November 12, 2006 at 11:03

    hi i am raman from dubai .i felt nice to know that u r giving the picture of a place of choice on this website.
    i would be very much appreciate if u give some sights of pokhra as i have missing that place since last seven year
    raman, dubai

  307. KUWAIT said,

    November 15, 2006 at 14:34

    yo relly nice darjeeling ko pic sabai nepali le jaha base pani harna Aabasar milyo.tesko lagi tapai lai dhanyabad. rajesh ji
    Chandra Tamang

  308. seesan .UK said,

    November 18, 2006 at 19:54

    really lovely place so as the pictures ..keep it up .. hopw be there one day …..

  309. seesan gurung ,UK said,

    November 18, 2006 at 19:56

    veru nic e pictures .so lively ..keep it up …

  310. soniya chhantyal marylandUSA said,

    November 19, 2006 at 23:53

    very nice scene!i never saw anything like it before.i was heared but never seen.thanks bro keep it up .


    November 24, 2006 at 03:23


  312. P Dewan said,

    November 24, 2006 at 13:53

    Thanks for the beautiful pictures. I would like to see more pics from the Queens of the Hills.

  313. Kabul,Afghanistan said,

    November 25, 2006 at 00:53


  314. nabin karki, illinois,usa said,

    November 26, 2006 at 01:42

    i want more nepali faces on ur photographs.

  315. SUBODH RAI(DUBAI UAE) said,

    November 26, 2006 at 23:43

    Dear surendraji,
    It was really nice to see the wonderful pictures of the Queen of hills (darjeeling) through you lenses.All these pictures remainded me of the college days, when we used to roam around at chowrasta with friends instead of attending our classes. It was quite refreshing and did help t bring back the memories of the college days.
    thanks a lot, hope to see some more pictures of darjeeling and other near by places.

  316. Bandana,kathmandu said,

    November 28, 2006 at 10:26

    Dear surendra dai,
    i want to go to darjeeling so thank you so much for the beautiful pictures.”keept it up”.

  317. Vishnu/Doha said,

    November 28, 2006 at 16:38

    Good… It will be excellent if you happen to show some photo from dj..you know famous place..tiger hill….etc

  318. parsu ram said,

    December 9, 2006 at 12:27

    very nice pictures i like this i can’t go that place i look thanks a lot

  319. samjhana, australia said,

    December 11, 2006 at 11:24

    very nice pictures !!!!!!!!! i relly like it…….. keep it up!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  320. Dipak Subedi / Kuwait said,

    December 17, 2006 at 20:32

    I have not completed my wills till now to see and visit Darjeeling. I don’t know how is life in Darjleeng but I know little bit how the peoples are there. Around the end of 1996 somebody became nearest one in my life from Darjeeling. I got to see the photographs of this beautiful place. I have read and seen many and more articles about Darjeeling. Not only the most of Artists, many genuen peaples are attracted to go there including me. I also will go to see Darjeeling and to visit to my beloved/lost one. May be that reunion will make to her feeling a rearcarnation of Dip.
    I want to offer thanks to PhalanoDotCom for posting beautiful Darjeeling. This soul asks more…

  321. lumgrg, hong kong said,

    December 22, 2006 at 10:33

    i love darjeeling….
    very nice place….

  322. Puran RAI said,

    December 29, 2006 at 16:41

    I visit your site
    it is excellent,
    I am very impressent
    wish you happy new yera 2007

    E-mail: info(at)infoilam.com
    With best regards

    Puran Rai

  323. Johnbabu/sydney said,

    January 2, 2007 at 14:55

    i would like darjeeling if it comes in Nepal otherwise we have to promote our pokhara as a tourist destination so that the peple from outside world can bring foreing remmitance. One day I would like to see darjeeling in the map of Nepal.

  324. Durga Thapa said,

    January 6, 2007 at 11:50

    i love darjiling. nice & very beutyful place……….

  325. samip shrestha said,

    January 18, 2007 at 11:06

    I love you darjilig very-very beautyful place………………..so i love u

  326. Lawa Hang Rai, Nepal said,

    January 21, 2007 at 13:47

    Everything seems very good in the picture. But Everyone living under fear. I hope fearless lives in Darjeeling.

  327. Dr.Jagendra Chhantyal said,

    January 21, 2007 at 17:59

    Darjeeling is dazzling and there are a thousand Darjeelings within Nepal waiting for infrastructures of development .When I went Darjeeling it was much similar to My village Lammela in Baglung and its adjacent areas.The fresh memory of Darjeeling shall remain in my mind forever untill I pass away.
    —Jagendra in Seoul,South Korea.

  328. Chintan Gurung said,

    January 21, 2007 at 20:59

    Darjeeling is really dazzling and I have to say now that it’s our dream land and I have a longlife wish to visit in Darjeeling,my old remembraces started to haunt me,
    Chintan Gurung
    Kathmandu but now the Middle east

  329. thakur kumar pariyar doha qatar said,

    January 26, 2007 at 12:48

    i was lisent about darjiling before many time but today i she this pict i love darjiling realy very beautyful place thanks for show this pict in this web rajesh

  330. Dal prasad pun tilija,Abudhabi said,

    January 27, 2007 at 22:51

    I like & love darjeeling and there peoples. in a future i would be visiting there anyday. for me pokhara is the most beautiful place like heaven&2nd is darjeeling. this two places when i get there really i feel i’m in heaven. so i’m keep trying to visit there. once more time love all of u……………………….bye,bye.

  331. Anjana said,

    February 1, 2007 at 09:10

    Such a nice pictures.

  332. Tirtha from Tokyo ,Japan said,

    February 12, 2007 at 09:40

    good and nice picture , but as a Nepali I would like to suggest to promote Nepal . Coz in Nepal there are lot of natural beauty senary and tourism places , like Pokhara , Jomsom , Nagarkot , Dhulikhel , Illam , Dhankuta , Rara Lake , Manang , Gorkha , Lamjung etc.

    I hope in near future I I will see Nepal’s advertise also in this site . Coz Daz love Nepali and Daz are Nepali .

  333. youbraj ( India) said,

    February 16, 2007 at 17:34

    hey that’s a cool photo of darjeeling ..
    i like this place too much. as i m staying in india … but i hate this place ….may be bcoz i m Nepali … k garne hamro purkhale gumayeko thau lai samjhida … jo kasailai pani dukkha lagchaa hoina ta…. k k garne.
    tara pani testo dhukhha vane lagdaina … i have not went .. but when i will heard that there r mostly nepali …. i do really love that place …. but now i cannot .. but one day i will go there n my future …
    i really like this place so plz if u can submit plz submit da more photos … so take care over dere all nepal and nepalese bye have fun …. as today is mahasankranti …. enjoy a lot …
    have fun ………
    youbraj luvs

  334. kharel krishna\bhesha raj,finland said,

    February 18, 2007 at 02:54

    hello., rajesh ji so wonderful picture from u . i am happy.it was before darziling in nepal, so i,loved this place. thanks lot of .

  335. Ramkrishna said,

    February 24, 2007 at 10:43

    Hello rajesh ji, Dhari best photo haru lago, Thanku. This is a good way for us.

  336. bhumi/dubai,uae said,

    February 27, 2007 at 03:21

    rajesh ze,thanks a lot to you for lovely view of darziling also hope to visit soon. i love traveling like place darziling.

  337. kamal magar,usa,Tx said,

    March 1, 2007 at 04:56

    I m neighbour of Darjeeling but never been there.i saw phots i like very much.i will go there one day.

  338. hemraj grg, pokhara, NEPAL said,

    March 1, 2007 at 12:06

    darjeeling!!!!!!!!!!! oh i wish to be there once in my life time! cos i was so glad to be in Shimla which i think is similar to that of darjeeling!! isn’t it so cooooooooooooooolllllll?………….

    rEaLhYpE jaane haina ta?????

  339. waed ali syangja bazar nepal said,

    March 12, 2007 at 11:56

    darjeeling ……………………………..
    Dream™s and gift from heaven ..
    rajesh bro thanks

  340. Duars, Jalpaigudi, himalaya said,

    March 16, 2007 at 09:53

    Really this is the Darzeeling, the Place of Brave heart, the Place of Gorkha’s call Gorkhaland, meast of Darzeelinf to beauty because of my birthplace, I love My Darjeeling I love My Land and I love Darjeeling’s Mauntain Kanczengzonga Old Pine tree and tea all things….. I love My Darzeeling……mailboxclubnepal@yahoo.com, now Iam working in Nepal as National Director of hte Mailbox Club Nepal,
    Raju Nepali Sharma
    Permanent Add: Odlabari, Jalpaigudi Duars-735222
    in Nepal Post Box-1352, Kathmandu Nepal

  341. Lata Chhetri, Duars said,

    March 16, 2007 at 09:59

    yes, I like Darjeeling
    Iam from Pokhara but pokhara is my Maity Ghar and my real home is Darjeeling… when i cry or alone or weping that time I look the Mt. Kanchanjanga and I feel my Machapuchare…. Thank Jesus for beautyfull nature…….Lata Chherti

  342. sneh Lata Nepali, Duars Darjeeling said,

    March 18, 2007 at 15:42

    yes… my maity home is pokhara but I love Darjeeling because of Mt. Kanchanjonga…
    Lata Nepali ” Sharma “

  343. Gera Tamang said,

    March 19, 2007 at 09:13

    Hey Editor:

    I like your pictures. But I must correct your mistake. That temple is a Buddhist temple, not a Hindu at all. At least , you can be frank to admit it is a Buddhist temple. There is nothing wrong is saying it is Buddhist. I don’t like that typical Nepali Hindu dominated mentality where they take all Buddhist temples and shrines for granted as a Hindu icons.

    Pls correct that.

  344. Arjun Sapkota, Bend, Oregon, USA said,

    March 19, 2007 at 09:51

    Great job! I really enjoyed the photographs & expect to see in the future too.

  345. Narayan paudyal,U A E said,

    March 23, 2007 at 11:04

    great jod ,weldone i am injoy seen picture,hope future will givemore also

  346. arun christ church New zealand said,

    March 24, 2007 at 14:50

    Darjeeling is part of nepal and one day indian governement must handover darjeeling to Nepal. Language culture and life style of darjeeling people and neplese people are same. I request United Nation to apeal about this.

  347. nepali ragat.....korea said,

    March 28, 2007 at 09:08

    k garne yaar

    afno thaulai india ko vannu parcha.tara pani daz nepal jastai chwank cha

    actually surendra I think you know me well i used to stay in jorpati.

  348. Sheila L Allentown PA said,

    March 29, 2007 at 05:36

    Nameste!!! Surendra Daju:

    Now u’r making me recall of my good ole days…especially that great taste or should I say aroma of Darjeeling TEA + Darj MO MO Cha (tea)
    plus swaggering along the old small Chowresta Rd & stop over by the
    Passport office with friendly ,nice folks.
    So how’s Darj doing? Hopefully its Peaceful there now!!!

    Thank for U’r good job and I’d like to thank Ekantipur on-line web news too…..the most trusted source of news about Nepal.

  349. arunhong kong said,

    March 29, 2007 at 19:38

    o i like it nice picture but it s not enough photo about hill queen darjeeling.com agein darjeeling and kurseong all so capture more photo in your camera.thangx

  350. arun chang bang (hukpa) hong kong dherai ramro lagyo said,

    March 29, 2007 at 19:48

    more dherai ramro lagyo darjeeling ko picture ra ajhaipani aasachha ki yasari hernu painchha hola bhanera sathai kurseong ko pani photo herna painchhaki.then capture more photo in youre camera. thangx photograpy

  351. jhimi / usa/ new york said,

    April 15, 2007 at 00:54

    Darjeeling ,,,,,, darjeeling is a one of beautiful place.
    oh yah i like it , nice picture.

  352. sonam lepcha, thailand said,

    April 24, 2007 at 12:31

    Glad to see those beautiful mountains after such a long gap. you have captured lovely pictures indeed. I admire your work.. Keep doing it and DO NOT GIVE UP……….

  353. Subash R said,

    April 25, 2007 at 11:57

    Happened to see this site fantastic,good job it would be perfect if you could put some more pictures and the places were one can really have some good time .As I had spended my childwood there I love Darjeeling but do not remember much.Any one happen to see this site studied in Bethani school Charasta i dont know weather i spelled right or wrong .
    Sothats it be happy Go to Darjeelig Ones in life . .

  354. Bikrant/ London said,

    April 27, 2007 at 01:34

    namastey. i am from darjeeling and i think that those pictures are amazing (except you havn’t put any of ghoom on a foggy day- its hell). i think that all we get when we google darjeeling on the net are cliche pictures of tea and rolling mountains (kunchenjunga). I think that it is a bit sad because we offer so much more as you have shown here. Thanx.


    May 6, 2007 at 14:16

    Hii !!!!!!! phalano.com it is wonderful see the photos of darjeeling,
    kurseong but i missed Mirik and phuguri. I love to see photos of
    Bunkulong basty, Manju tar which is situated below phuguri tea estate. well khub ramro kam garnu bhayacha . yasarinai photos haru
    pradarsan garda tourist harulai and ma jasto tado ma basayko manchaylai maan dukka huncha ni . keep it up your doing. God bless you . I would be grateful if you could provide pictures of Orchids of
    Takvar tea estate .

    Timro jasto mutu mero pani.

    kk lama

  356. SUDAN( SYDNEY) said,

    May 9, 2007 at 13:18

    at 1st i would like to thanks ,for bringing up this very very beautiful picture.any, now Darjelling is not situated in NEPAl,but also we people of NEPAL like it very much

  357. ganesh malaysia said,

    May 19, 2007 at 16:28

    at frist thanks rajesh dai… just u remind me the place which visited before my school tour ! actually darjeeling is a beautiful&full of neplese people with neplese calture that i like……………..

  358. Vijay Ghimiray said,

    May 30, 2007 at 19:17

    I like darjeeling because i like it and first of all i am a nepali.

  359. Shanta California said,

    May 31, 2007 at 00:58

    This is soooooooooo beautiful pictures.
    I’ll visit Darjeeling someday.

  360. pradip u,s,a, said,

    June 19, 2007 at 05:06

    wow what a place man ,i never been there ,but hope i will visite there soon

  361. sudesh lama said,

    June 20, 2007 at 10:11

    darjeeling is belonging to nepal. it’s never to india.find the darjeeinlg’s people their heart is always to nepal and nepali.

  362. Krishna Chhetri in Thimphu Bhutan said,

    June 29, 2007 at 10:18

    I thank you for your hardwork to keep the dignity and image of Nepali.
    Keep it up..

  363. From UK said,

    July 10, 2007 at 14:36

    Birendra Adhikari
    July 10, 2007 at 02:20 pm

    Nice pics, but it would be better if u have posted more pics

  364. manizzzzzzzzzz said,

    July 11, 2007 at 13:38

    hay guy darjeeling is a beautiful place an there are many piss full place. i lov darjeeling

  365. Puran/Siliguri, India said,

    July 13, 2007 at 15:17

    Nice to see scenic beauty of Darjeeling, our paharki rani but its becoming more crowded, dirty and no such organisation or individual is taking initiative to keep up that heritage with reshaping, refining and rennovating it. If anybody is interested about our people, place and paramount Darjeeling, so please contact to me with your suggestions. Thanks – Puran

  366. steven said,

    July 15, 2007 at 21:45

    I visited Darjeeling a few years ago. The culture is distinctly Nepalese. But the history books say that Darjeeling was part of the kingdom of Sikkim and Nepalese people were encouraged by the British to migrate to Darjeeling and surrounding areas as labour in Tea Estates, railroad and road construction as plains people of the British raj used to hot weather could not adjust to the cold and damp weather conditions.

  367. ramesh said,

    July 18, 2007 at 20:42

    it’s intersting place i like so much really i am enjaying with looking picture

  368. pramod \kathmandu said,

    July 28, 2007 at 19:13

    this good i love this
    pramod basnet
    from kathmandu

  369. Vijay Ghimiray New Delhi said,

    August 4, 2007 at 23:18

    What i need to say about Darjeeling its amazing. You can’t compare there beauty to any other and most of all (Tiger Hill) thats awesome.Ya am proud to be say that i am Nepali.

  370. Rudra Mani Sharma /Bangalore said,

    September 1, 2007 at 17:56

    दार्जिलिङ्को सानो रेलको त फोटो खिच्नै बिर्सिनु भएछ नि ! जे भए पनि धेरै खुशी लाग्यो फोटो देख्न पाँउदा । यँहालाई सिक्किमको पनि फोटो लिनु हुन अनुरोध गर्दछु ।

    रुद्र मणि शर्मा

  371. Bishal Bhakta Upadhayaya/Lalitpur said,

    September 3, 2007 at 17:29

    What a amazing photography.

  372. bharata said,

    September 12, 2007 at 14:04

    iam very happy thanks you very much ..

  373. ahmedabad said,

    September 16, 2007 at 01:12

    hey .. that little gal with titawra in her hand is so cute…. i remembered my childhood days….m still very fond of titawra

  374. peu-sh/durg said,

    September 20, 2007 at 14:49

    peu-sh ,durg
    20sep , 2.23 pm
    darjaling is sunder city

  375. Suraj Tamang china said,

    September 22, 2007 at 10:26

    Ihave heard about the beauty of darjeeling and its people. Really and honestly they are the true Nepali who have preserved the dignity of Nepalies in India and has given many glorious people to Nepal,We Nepalies from entire world should salute the nepalies of darjeeling for their acheivement which have been made nepalies glorious in India and the qualities of nepalies have been given recognition to the world.

  376. Dhruwesh Singh VARANASI said,

    October 12, 2007 at 22:33

    Beauty of queen in Darjeeling.I kenly interested to see Darjeeling in Winter season.

  377. Anand Pun said,

    October 13, 2007 at 11:13

    Thanks alot for these pictures and whatever you all did by flashing of Darjeeling’s natural beauty. Still it shows nepalese culture inside their.
    Darjeeling is that place where all the glorious peaple live and share their culture with nepal and shows the world that gorkhali is fit for everything.

  378. gopal ghising/qatar said, said,

    October 13, 2007 at 16:32

    nice photo like it thyank you vere much bro for photo

  379. DELHI said,

    October 15, 2007 at 16:41

    I felt so glad to see afno DARJEELING .DHERAI yad aucha afno gaon ra chowrasta ko tayo chiso hawa ko na pani phaila shawl nai bech tha

  380. prajwal iraq said,

    October 23, 2007 at 06:51

    good,job darjeeling kasto cha vanne kalpana garera matra baste’tara ahja pic ma dekhna sake derai khusi chue,chutte ma ayechu vane darjeeling ghumna sabai family ly leyera janchu

  381. Raj Kumar Rana/Anacunda,Iraq said,

    November 16, 2007 at 03:08

    hi Surendra ji, NAMASKAR
    i m really glad to see such beautiful view,so that i want highly appreciate to your beautiful creation.i hope you will keep it up in the same way.And i want highlighted you to one thing that please, try to attach whole view of darjiling city as well as city of gangtok too.

    thank you & regards

  382. amrita,ktm said,

    November 21, 2007 at 17:19

    Nice pictures

  383. ganga/itahari said,

    November 28, 2007 at 14:09

    goor morning
    what a scenario of nature and u also have done a great job as well .by the way darjeeling is one of the most beautiful place in the earth ,actully it’s not a part of nepal but we nepali feel it as a part of our land by seeing the huge population of nepale brother and the way of leaving way of clebrating occassions as well by the way thanks & best regards

  384. Dipak Khadka , sydney said,

    December 6, 2007 at 06:27

    I am very much impressed by the picture and it helped in remembering my tour to darjeeling from our college, Thapathali campus , kathmandu

  385. Binod Thakur /Kolkata said,

    December 20, 2007 at 16:39

    visiting Darjeelig

    feeling at home only. i proud of being nepali and very proud of nepali culture

  386. Mamta said,

    December 20, 2007 at 18:02

    Yes it is buty….the buty of nature Thank you…


  387. sam, Australia said,

    December 21, 2007 at 10:28

    good place..i would love to visit once..and photos are great dude…

  388. Chandra P.Limbu said,

    January 14, 2008 at 13:12

    I heared that Darjeeling.and i want to go for view

  389. Darziling said,

    January 27, 2008 at 15:53

    I want to see the beautifull pictures of Darziling

  390. Bharath Kumar from Bangalore said,

    February 24, 2008 at 19:39

    A job done neat & excellent Surendar. Darjeeling Snaps are marvellous and enticing and in fact a feast to the eyes. It would be great if you could add some current statistics of Darj with a Map and hot destinations for tourist. . . Am sure, it will add a lot ov value to your information. I still am in touch with my close friends from Darj (though they are settled abroad) and this is one place I love to comeback and enjoy nature closely. Those fog covered roads and mountains, mall road, restaurant serving hot momos and endless chatting with friends is a priceless forever cherished memories. Thank You Kesang Bhutia, Gajendra Mani Pradhan, Sanju, Munna, Radha Gurung, Munni & Hemanth Pradhan for taking me to Heaven and experience nothing but the best in life.

    MP Bharath Kumar

  391. Hem C. Sharma, Wichita, Kansas said,

    February 24, 2008 at 23:02

    It reminded me of my growing up moments during the 60s where I attended Government High School, Government college, and walked up and down from Chowrasta to Chok Bazar most everyday. I have ben living in the USA for over 30 years now but still go to my Gau where I grew up (located near the Victoria Falls) once in every 2 or 3 years. During my last two visits in 2003 and 2005, I noticed that my old high school along with some major infrastructrures were falling apart piece by piece, roads were unrepaired with huge potholes, and mushrooming of houses everywhere you turn. However, Darjeeling still attracts me and I will continue to visit as often as I possibly can.

  392. deepak /scania/iraq said,

    March 14, 2008 at 00:44

    hi da
    this is deepak from scania (iraq)tapai ko pic is great.i m from derjeeling district itself but i have been to darjeeling once when i was a child.mero darjeeling herne rahar tapai la pura gari dinu bhayo.tesko lagi thnx.u r really doin a great job keep it up.my wishes r with u.arko pali tapai le tiger hill ko photo pani lagawnu hola ano teha ko sanskriti ko bare ma pani kehi photo dinu hola.so take care n kee it up.

  393. Kalash amatya /itahari/USA .CA said,

    June 13, 2008 at 22:53


  394. monish form dj said,

    July 29, 2008 at 22:02

    i really like this , i only want to is take it up,
    i really want to hare abt dj gorkhas with some mazza ko image sang ga
    My NAME:monish

  395. Bimal RAI said,

    August 1, 2008 at 12:05

    I Like Darjiling.
    I think people also so sweet and bueatyfull.
    I Love darjiling ………………. !

  396. Minu lama(Kalimpong) said,

    June 3, 2009 at 10:58

    Its a place to visit once in every life. Come One Come All.

  397. bahrain said,

    June 23, 2009 at 15:31

    from sapan! m exicited to see my Gorkhaland even being away from my homeland. u have done a commendable job. i suggest u that u must focus on the Nepali faces rather than Madhisay faces it would be nice if u add pics of toy train, mt kahchendzonga, tigerhill, mall rd & tea gardens
    thank u

  398. akash said,

    July 2, 2009 at 12:08

    hello hi darjeeling i am akash
    akash.pari@yahoo.com i like darjeeling

  399. Manoj,Kathmandu said,

    July 5, 2009 at 18:29

    Its nice to visit Darjeeling

  400. nirajan damak said,

    July 16, 2009 at 02:12

    place of culture and religion darjeeling i love it and we

  401. bikram(michigan) said,

    July 20, 2009 at 10:19

    i like photos in plalano.com. i had been there about four years ago for very short time but it was tremendous trip. i hope i will have chance to visit darjelling again. i love nepalies. i urge every individuals who speaks nepali to think abt nepal also. Hamro nepal ta dubna lagachha ni haina ra?

  402. Ram Prasad Prasain/ Abu Dhabi said,

    August 7, 2009 at 15:53

    First time, I have browsed this beautifully designed site where thousands and thousands of hearts and hearts are being unfolded in one way or other ways from the different parts og this compact globe.

  403. Aashutosh Sharma/ UAE said,

    August 7, 2009 at 16:03

    Goodness of heart, greatness of thought, mission of national sensibility, vision of future universal brotherhood, reason for common ethos are directly and indirectly perceived in this side.

    The person living labour diaspora in the United Arab Emirates like me is proud of your site, your passion, patience and feelinfs for our green, clean and lofty country. I always appreciated your courage and curiosity.
    Thanks lot.

  404. Rosean...U.A.E said,

    August 12, 2009 at 13:56

    wow flash back…..thanks to phalano.com for updating this lovely photo…n ways am going to Darj on 15 of this month…hope situation is okay,am comming darjeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiNG

  405. Adwin. Afghanistan ( Concept ) Aug26th-2009 said,

    August 27, 2009 at 03:04

    I specially appriciate this plate form for all ” THE GORKHAS” as in universal basis , Its a good proceedure of sharing and focsing our sense of humor and good thoughts towards the UNITY and UNITED of GORKHAs for the better improvement and progressive of GORKHALAND .


  406. deepak from nepal said,

    August 27, 2009 at 14:32

    i like it , phalano is nice web for all nepali,,,

  407. Ram Prasad Prasain/ Abu Dhabi said,

    September 14, 2009 at 19:57

    This web site has helped me get rid of nostalgia and home sickness creating the larger-than-life size situation in this diaspora.

    I would like to extend wishes of prosperity and prowess for all nepali daju vai and dd bahini harulai…………………………happy vijaya dashami and depawali 2066 b. s.

  408. nivedita U.A.E said,

    November 14, 2009 at 20:14


  409. saroj limbu said,

    November 25, 2009 at 18:48

    many many thanks brow for beautiful picture.

  410. govinda paudel/Hetauda said,

    December 24, 2009 at 19:54

    Very nice collection. Thank’s for you.

  411. padam rai NEPAL said,

    February 20, 2010 at 16:17


  412. Prajit Delhi said,

    March 22, 2010 at 20:04

    Lovely photos


  413. Deepa Ale / Nepalgunj Banke said,

    April 2, 2010 at 13:31

    Today i cheak ur website. really so nice pictures. Feel so good to see the pics of darjeeling. i like ok thanks all the best…………

    Deepa Ale
    Nepalgunj, Banke

  414. indra gole abu dhabi said,

    May 28, 2010 at 13:54

    malai lagchha darjeeling lai world le yeuta sundar namunako rupma chiniyeko city ho.

  415. Payal said,

    June 8, 2010 at 11:09

    That was the nice pics ,I had recalled my memory once more of August 2005 when i along with my School friends visited there.We went there on a school trip but really the fact is that those lovely moments spend with my friends in that real beauty place will be precious for me through my last breathe.I would also like to visit there once more.Really that place shows the real beauty of the nature.

  416. binod kandel said, said,

    June 23, 2010 at 14:57

    this site was so helpful and intrested.this phalano site is best side to get enjoy

  417. krisha bahrain said,

    June 30, 2010 at 04:33

    My town Darjeeling is the most beatuiful town in the world
    I use to miss my Darjeeling every single moment.

  418. prabin said,

    July 12, 2010 at 15:35

    KUnnirmal ho ?Kath Boudha-6ko ki aru nai?khabar pau?

  419. manik rai.(dharampue HP) said,

    July 15, 2010 at 21:37

    hamro sundar darjeeling ko aru pani ramro photo haru hale dekhi kasto hune thiyo hola ? jastai “rock garden” phul baari”etc.

  420. saheb sen said,

    July 16, 2010 at 11:18

    I have nothing to say…..

  421. Nicosia said,

    July 27, 2010 at 18:13

    Mahakal babalai mero tadha batai pani namaskar.sachi darjeeling ko a month lamo basai ma kati choti gayehola.i miss u Queens of hill Darjeeling.i wish ma feri teha auna pau ani k kati change bhayo maile 6itai herna pau.

  422. kalkata said,

    August 24, 2010 at 19:40

    I really miss my home town & miss those moments hanging around in chowrasta with my friens i feel proud to be Gorkhali

    Jai Gorkha Jai Darjeeling Mero Darjeeling Hamro pyaro darjeeling

  423. Teresa Shrestha said,

    August 24, 2010 at 19:43

    i luv my town i really miss those days hanging around in chowrasta with my friends i wish there should be more scope for our career so that we should not leave our lovely hometow for work I AM PROUD TO BE GORKHALI

  424. deepsahana.darjeeling said,

    September 3, 2010 at 19:21

    ooooooooooooo wow……….loved these pics………….missn darj so much.dyn to go bk……………darjeeling rocks

  425. Ottowa Canada said,

    February 10, 2011 at 15:16

    hi this is raman. thanks surendra for great pics of darjeeling i love it man well done brother keep on doing same job.bir bir gurkhali.

  426. Raman K.c Ottowa Canada said,

    February 10, 2011 at 15:18

    well done brother.keep on rocking man.now go get a pic of nepals natural beauties of various himalayas and thier cultural inheritance ok brother like you

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  428. Yogesh/Biratnagar said,

    April 12, 2011 at 22:33

    good job sir,
    i really want to visit darjeeling.

  429. bhutan said,

    June 12, 2011 at 10:17

    keep it up it was so beatuiful design i ever see before…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

  430. raj kumar shakya 12bise said,

    June 16, 2011 at 19:04

    kya dami rahe6 daarjeling kunai din samayele saath diye ………………………………………..

  431. thaman magar k.s.a said,

    April 13, 2012 at 16:20

    thanks lot of friend for darjalings beautipicture now i am any where i know i am one nepals son and iwant to say i am nepali

  432. K P Lama said,

    April 9, 2013 at 09:30

    Thanks to Phalano for posting some beautiful pictures of our beautiful Darjeeling. But there are other equally beautiful towns here like Kurseong from where can see the best sunsets, Kalimpong with orchid and other flower nurseries, Mirik with the lake which are a part of our beautiful hills. All are welcome to visit our beautiful hills and enjoy the sights and sounds as well as the hospitality. Come as a stranger and go as a friend.

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