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According to the Skanda Purana, a rishi called "Nemi" used to live in the Himalayas.
The name of the country is also identical in origin to the name of the Newar people.
The highest elevation in Nepal is Mount Everest, Earth's highest mountain, rising 8,848 m (29,029 ft) above sea level.
The Himalayan branch of the ancient Silk Road was dominated by the valley's traders.
The terms "Nepāl", "Newār", "Newāl" and "Nepār" are phonetically different forms of the same word, and instances of the various forms appear in texts in different times in history.
It is mentioned in Vedic texts that this region was called Nepal centuries ago.
The Kathmandu Valley in central Nepal became known as Nepal proper because of its complex urban civilisation.
It was the seat of the prosperous Newar confederacy known as Nepal Mandala.
The Nepalese Civil War resulted in the proclamation of a republic in 2008, ending the reign of the world's last Hindu monarchy.
Modern Nepal is a federal secular parliamentary republic. Nepal is a developing nation, ranking 144th on the Human Development Index (HDI) in 2016.