Born in 1974 Rajbiraj, Nepal. From an early age I was interested in drawing and sculpture, and spent most of my time drawing and sculpting copies of Hindu Gods from photos and sculptures. I ran away to India, because my parents wanted me to study science instead of going to art college. I spent the years from 1991-94 as a sign board and wall painter in Delhi, India. In 1995 I returned to Kathmandu and joined the Fine Art College. I realised my dream to become a painter and I hurried to learn everything as fast as possible. During College I had several group shows and exhibitions. My first solo exhibition was in 1999 which was successful, and the Professor and Campus Chief of the Fine art College and prominent artist Govinda Dangol dubbed me as "Lion Heart".
From March - June 2000 I began a nation-wide solo cycle tour to spread the awareness of peace through art under the title "The 21st Century is the Century of Art and Peace". During that 3 month tour I held several art shows, workshops, and gave lectures in