“Prakriti” in Sanskrit means Nature
“prakritinepal.com“ is a blog that features the flora and fauna found in Nepal.
Namaste!!! I’m Ajay Narsingh Rana, a wildlife/adventure photographer who created this blog to share the beautiful flora and fauna we have in Nepal.
Taking pictures and documenting the subject is definitely fun but back in 2012 I realized that in Nepal there weren’t many online resources available for amateurs to learn and identify the subjects they had seen. The limited resources that were available were difficult to access or, understand.
The blog became live in 2015 with the aim to bring people who are into nature & wildlife, students, the general public to see and identify the nature and wildlife that Nepal has to offer.
As the year passes the online repository of the flora and fauna is getting bigger and better. Please feel free to leave your valuable suggestions and pointers for the errors if any made in the posts.
Help me in this quest by supporting me through the prints that I sell.
Inquisitive in nature and the will for perfection has led me into a freelance portfolio career for more than a decade. Nature, adventure, creation, have been my forte. I currently work on documenting wildlife-nature-adventure on both photo and video mediums, a blogger in prakritinepal.com, and lead mountain bike trips in the Himalayas.
A lot of things I do are season-based and short so I also write about nature and conservation for print media, teach Rural First Aid, work as an elite mountain bike national commissaire for mountain bike races.
I also work as a wilderness first responder for races in the Himalayas, work as a consultant (for outdoor programs, mountain bike events, their planning, and management). Having also worked as the National Coach for cycling in Nepal for almost a decade I consult individuals on riding better.
Turning my passions into my profession has been a blessing and I love what I do, with the focus on learning more every single day.
Nepali Times #816 (8th-14th July 2016)
Title: Managing Dogs in Manang
Photo Story on neutering dogs and cats in Himalayan regions
The Kathmandu Post (September 2011)
Title: Photo Contest “Gardens”
Won the photo contest titled “Gardens” with the photo which had an Oriental Garden Lizard basking in the morning sun with a Beetle on its head.
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