October 25, 2015 update: We have been told the border to China will open on Tuesday, but please keep up on the news. If the deal falls through this is what you can expect:
It seems most Nepali were able to get back to their family’s village for the Dashain festival in spite of the current fuel crisis. Our hilltop is alive with families enjoying this most special festival. We have this giant festival swing for both young and old alike to enjoy. Swinging on it during this festival will keep you young and I can testify to that. I’m feeling younger already.