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Saturday, April 11, 2009

100 HA celebrated in Nepal with much enthusiasm

The Nepal celebrated 100 HA (100 Hours of Astronomy ) from April 2-5 , 2009 with a variety of activities, with more public outreach, as just as the 100 HA was meant to be. Following were of major focus of Nepalese IYA 2009 activities related with 100 HA.

2nd April - Screening of "The Eyes on The Skies" movie at St. Xavier's College, Kathmandu
3rd April - Postponement of arrangements to next day, due to bad weather.
4th April - 1. An interactive program at Celebration Co-Ed School

  • Screening "The Eyes on The Skies"
  • Lectures on Astronomy and Solar ObservationNepal Astronomical Society (NASO)
  • Showcase of videos on Sun
2. Star party at Takshashila Academy : Solar Observation with 4" Newtonian

Thus 100 HA, one of the key Cornerstone projects of IYA 2009 concluded successfully in the Nepalese sense.

Credits: Suresh Bhattarai of Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO)

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