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Chandra Yonzon Celebrates Maghe Sankranti

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, and his wife, Laxmi Yonzon, attended Maghe Sankranti at Estonia House on Saturday, 19 January 2019.

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The entire team at the Nepal consulate office expresses its thanks to Magar Samaj Victoria President, Mohan Rana, and the entire MSV team for his organisation of what proved to be a most enjoyable program.

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The annual Maghe Sankranti celebration, organised by Magar Samaj Victoria (MSV), is aimed at protecting and preserving the culture and traditions of the Magar in Victoria.

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Gagan Thapa MP and Consul General Chandra Yonzon Attend Interaction Session

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon चन्द्र योन्जन, along with his wife, Laxmi Yonzon, were delighted to attend an interaction session organised by Nepali Janasampark Samiti Australia on Sunday, 13 January 2019.

Mr Yonzon was delighted to speak alongside the session’s Chief Guest, former Health Minister and Congress Youth Leader, Gagan Thapa MP.

Mr Yonzon praised the great work of Gagan Thapa as Health Minister and presented his best wishes for his future career.

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Nepalese Book Launch in Melbourne

Community members were pleased to attended the book launch of author, Biyogi Budathoki’s muktak sangrah (Nepalese poem), Muktak Mallika at Coburg Library on Sunday, 6 January 2019.

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, addressed attendees at the launch, hosted by Sahitik Sangeet Jamghat Australia. He congratulated and wished his best to Mr Budhathoki, and expressed his desire to see more Nepalese literature in Melbourne for all literature lovers. He also acknowledged and appreciated Sahitik Jamghat Australia for the opportunity and for promoting Nepalese literature and language in Victoria since its establishment.

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Chandra Yonzon Attends Yeti FC Gala Dinner and Presentation Night

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, attended Yeti Football Club’s annual gala dinner and presentation night accompanied by his wife, Laxmi Yonzon, at Cyprus Community Hall on Saturday, 5 January 2019.

Mr Yonzon had the honour of distributing certificates to players, and thanked Yeti FC’s players and team for their wonderful work, contributions and tireless efforts.

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Chandra Yonzon Welcomes Paras Khadka to Nepal Consulate Office

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, welcomed Nepalese cricketer and captain of the Nepal national team, Paras Khadka, at the Nepal consulate office in Melbourne on Friday, 28 December 2018.

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Chandra Yonzon Attends DFAT Reception

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon चन्द्रयोन्जन, attended the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) end-of-year reception at the Immigration Museum in Melbourne’s CBD on Wednesday, 12 December 2018.


Mr Yonzon enjoyed networking with Consular Corps colleagues and appreciated the performance by Dhungala Children’s Choir and Short Black Opera Soloist Soprano, Shauntai Batzke.

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Chandra Yonzon attends Magar Samaj barbecue

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, was pleased to attend a Magar Samaj celebratory barbecue with community members on the auspicious occasion of Dashain Bhetghat 2075 BS (2018 AD) at Coburg Lake on Saturday, 27 October 2018.

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Chandra Yonzon Hosts Daishan Celebrations at RGIT

Daishan, one of Nepal’s most auspicious and celebrated festivals, was celebrated at the Nepal consulate office on Monday, 22 October 2018. Facilitated by Nepal consulate office staff, Dashain 2075 BS (2018 AD) celebrations saw in attendance consulate office staff, as well as Nepalese students studying at Royal Gurkhas Institute of Technology (RGIT) Australia’s Melbourne Campus.

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, said that Daishan celebrations at the consulate provided a wonderful opportunity for RGIT Australia’s international Nepalese students to celebrate the festival, many of whom are studying away from family and loved ones in Nepal.

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RGIT Students and RGIT staff were blessed with tika and jamara before the serving of traditional Nepalese food...

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Chandra Yonzon Attends Glenroy Library Nepalese Section Opening

Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon, and his wife, Laxmi Yonzon, attended an official handover of Nepalese literature to Glenroy Library on Wednesday, 25 September 2018. The handover made part of the official opening of a Nepalese-dedicated section at the library.

Consul General Yonzon, who attended as Chief Guest, joined over 100 Nepalese and Bhutanese community members at the ceremony. In his address, Consul General Yonzon thanked Didi Bahini Samaj Victoria’s (DBSV) collaboration with library staff in establishing the Nepalese section, and said that he enjoys attending DBSV programs which never fail to promote the interests of the community.

Consul General Yonzon said that it is great having two Nepalese sections in Moreland Council, and that he looks forward t...

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Chandra Yonzon Welcomes Prabhakar

Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre) standing committee member and former Energy Minister, Janardan Sharma (alias Prabhakar), his wife, Laxmi Sharma (Poudel), and NPPF Adviser, Sheshmani Sharma, were welcomed on their arrival to Melbourne on Saturday, 22 September 2018.

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NPPF and ONF Victoria organised an interaction Session with Sharma and the Nepalese community, which saw significant attendance despite short notice. During the program, Hon. Consul General of Nepal to Victoria, Chandra Yonzon,  greeted guests with khadas before addressing attendees. He spoke of those who live overseas, away from their homelands, who seek none other than peace with developed nations and their visionary leaders...

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