37th LSN

37th Annual Conference of Linguistic Society of Nepal (LSN)

26-27 November, 2016

CEDA HALL, Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu

Nepal

Organizers:

 

Supporters:

University Grants Commission, Sanothimi, Bhaktapur, Nepal

Nepal Academy, Kathmandu

Asmita Books Publishers and Distributors Pvt. Ltd. Putalisadak, Kathmandu, Nepal

SIL International, Nepal

NFDIN, Lalitpur.

Parikar Banquet and Catering Pvt. Ltd. Kalanki, Kathmandu

Loyalty Academy, Mandikhatar, Kathmandu

Jagat Mandir HSS, Chabahil, Kathmandu

Program

Chief Guest :

Honorable Jeevan Bahadur Shahi, Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Government of Nepal

Special Guest:

Professor Dr. Parashar Prasad Koirala, Chairperson, University Grants Commission, Sanothimi, Bhaktpur

Special Guest:

Professor Dr. Tirth Raj Khaniya, Vice Chancellor, Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu.

Keynote Speaker:

Dr. Lava Deo Awasthi, Chairperson, Language Commission, Government of Nepal.

Registration
Conference Registration Fee:

Life Member General Student
Nepali Citizens NRS 2200 NRS 2500 NRS 2000
SAARC and Chinese Citizens NRS 5000 NRS 6000 NRS 4000
Other Foreign Participants US$ 90 US$ 100 US$ 75

- Students are required to produce the valid Student Identity Card and its copy.

- Registration fee covers Lunch and teas for 26th and 27th,  conference bag and stationery, and a copy of the Society’s journal Nepalese Linguistics.

Payment modes:
(1) Society’s Bank Account
- The registration fee can be paid depositing the money in LSN bank account. The account details are give below:
SWIFT Code: NEBLNPKA
Bank: Nepal Bank Limited, Kirtipur Branch, Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal
AC Name: Linguistic Society of Nepal (LSN)
AC Type: Current
AC No: 0045-11-0004560

(2) On arrival
At registration desk on conference venue on 26th November 2016.
There will be 10% discount on or before November 10th, 2016 as early registration.

Travel and visa information
Travel
There are two options to enter Kathmandu, Nepal
Flight
a. Kathmandu is well connected via international flights to many cities around the world. Tribhuvan International Airport is about 20 minutes drive from the centre of the Kathmandu.
b. There are domestic flights to Kathmandu from various points of Nepal in the southern bordering areas to India. People entering Nepal via land from Uttarakhand, UP, Bihar, and West Bengal can fly from Bhadrapur, Biratnagar, Janakpur, Bhairahawa, Nepaljung, and Dhangadhi to Kathmandu.
Road
c. There are number of options to travel to Kathmandu via road from the southern Nepal. You can travel to Kathmandu from the cities viz. Kakarbhitta, Biratnagar, Janakpur, Birjung, Bhairahawa, Nepaljung, Dhangadhi, and Mahendranagar by buses. The travel time ranges from 5 hours to 20 hours. Please leave enough time for the travel.
Visa
Indian Citizens do not need visa, however, they need to carry an identity card (which can be the passport itself) that has got a photograph. For other foreign nationals, visa is required. Please visit the following website for detail information regarding visa and related regulations: http://www.nepalimmigration.gov.np/

Accommodation
For accommodation participants and presenters should bear their expenses on their own.

We suggest you to contact Hotel Pacific (email: paradise@pacific.wlink.com.np, website: www.hotelpacific.com.np) for accommodation. The hotel is located at the city centre near Thamel. The following is what the hotel management wrote to us regarding the charges for accommodation and food.

We are pleased to extend our following confidential Special rates for Linguistic Society of Nepal program date November 26 & 27, 2016.

 Accommodation with Breakfast:

                                                                        Single:                                    Double:                     

A/C Deluxe Room                                         NRs.2100.00               NRs.2600.00

Standard deluxe Room                                  NRs.1900.00               NRs.2400.00

Standard Room                                              NRs.1300.00               NRs.1800.00  

Extra Bed                                                         NRs. 900.00                              

Extra Meal rates:

Fixed Buffet Breakfast                                       NRs. 300.00 per Person

Fixed Buffet Veg. or Non-Veg. Lunch/Dinner      NRs. 450.00 per Person

The above rates are exclusive of 10% Service Charge.

 The following service will be provided on request:

  • Airport pick up by private car                      Nrs. 800.00 one way.
  • Pick up from bus station by private car       Nrs. 800.00 one way.
  • Kathmandu Sightseeing by Private car        Nrs. 3300.00 Full day (6 Hours)
  • Hotel booking outside Kathmandu
  • Mountain flight
  • Rafting, Bunge Jumping,
  • Travel and Trekking
  • Jungle Safari at Chitwon National Park.

 We hope the above rates are within your expectation and kindly acknowledge the acceptance of the above rates by signing on the copy of this letter for our office record.

 Thanking you,

 With best regards,

 _____________________

Suman Shrestha/ Ram Dongol

Director Sales and Marketing

98510-10404/98510-44202

Tel: 4255153, 4249983, 4212753, 42155152

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