Om's Diary


Monsoon Season and more Earthquakes

June 17, 2015 Om Yogi

Hi Everybody, You might not be aware of how things are in Nepal. We are still getting aftershocks and this morning have had 3 extra earthquakes, one being over 5.1 magnitude. I wish we could get a break from all of this! On the 11th June we also had a 5.3 magnitude tremor, significant amount after a month! Monsoon has now started in Nepal. People have started to plant rice. I have added some pictures. There are still many struggling and trying to find temporary shelter.     Here below is also a ritual that was being performed from Shamans in...


Nepal Shirt's new friend and walking Billboard

June 10, 2015 Om Yogi

    We recently went to Chitwan in the jungle to promote Nepal Shirt, and made a new walking billboard and Elephant friend, called Rupakali. Rupa is translated to mean beauty, and Kali is how to address women. So the translation of the name is 'Ms Beautiful.' Rupakali was the youngest elephant in the heard and naturally a bit more energetic than others! In Nepal, elephants are a sign of good luck and are sacred. Here above I have a short video which explains more information on that! Thank you, Rupakali, for showcasing #NepalShirt!   I also have posted a...


Trip to Chattre Deaurali Village Development Committee-5, Dhading

June 05, 2015 Om Yogi

Hello everyone, I have attached a video of our recent visit to badly affected areas. Every one in the affected areas look shocked and sad. Especially one of the family who was our first contact, had also lost their father (only death in the area). To help them feel better, we tried to crack a joke, and also sang a song and get them sing it along with us. The guy see holding copy in the video lost his father. He said they enjoyed the song. This is kind of morale, national song. Here are also some pictures of NepalShirt...


Why Nepal Shirt started

May 01, 2015 Om Yogi

Hello,  I am Om Yogi, the co-founder of Nepal Shirt. Nepal Shirt is simple. Everybody needs a white shirt. Your white shirt will be made in Nepal, with 100% of the profits going to help Nepal. Your white shirt will have a discreet #NepalShirt embroidered in white on the cuff.  By getting your Nepal Shirt, you will be helping Nepal immediately, and contributing to employment for weeks, months and hopefully years in the future. Please get your Nepal Shirt now.  Why Nepal Shirt Started? I am the local manager of a tailoring company based in Nepal. We have been tailoring in...