Ani Choying Dolma, known for her exceptional singing talent and soul touching songs and mantras, has been honoured with Hononary Goodwill Ambassador of Nepal Tourism Year 2011. Prachanda Man Shrestha, CEO, Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), handed over the certificate of Hononary Goodwill Ambassador of Nepal Tourism Year 2011 to Ani Choying Dolma in the regular meeting of Nepal Tourism Year Implementation Committee here today. Appreciating the honour, Ani Choying Dolma said that she had been promoting Nepal at international concerts, requesting all to see and feel Nepal personally.
“Now, I am honoured to have it and will do my best to promote Nepal Tourism Year 2011, internationally,” she said. Known as singing nun, Ani Choying Dolma has more than a dozen albums to her credit including mantra, Nepali songs and Newari songs. Earlier, NTB honoured Khagendra Thapa Magar, the shortest man in the world, Prashant Tamang, former Indian Idol, Appa Sherpa, 20 times Mt Everest summitters with the Hononary Goodwill Ambassador of Nepal Tourism Year 2011.