HIMALAYA is a biannual, open access, peer-reviewed journal published by the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies.

Interdisciplinary and trans-regional in scope, HIMALAYA covers all aspects of Himalayan studies, including the humanities and creative arts.

HIMALAYA publishes original research articles, short field reports, book and film reviews, reports on meetings and conferences, alongside literature and photo essays from the region.

Now over 45 years old, HIMALAYA is the continuation of the Himalayan Research Bulletin (1981–2003) and the Nepal Studies Association Newsletter (1972–1980).

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Latest Issue

Current Issue 38:1 (2018)


HIMALAYA 38:1 (2018)

Released in June 2018, HIMALAYA 38 (1) features content centered around the Special Issue theme, 'Popular Music Across the Himalayas'. This Special Issue explores the dynamics of popular music and music production from several Himalayan regions and attempts to understand the ways in which music economies, histories, identities ,and practices have been shaped by both regional and global forces. All content is fully available online for free to all. Please visit our digital archive to check out the latest issue today! Stay tuned for new Digital Features and view the recently posted Photo Essay on…

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