Musical genres from Tibet and Hindustan have greatly influenced Nepalese music.
When cultural differences are poorly understood, a variety of adverse clinical outcomes may result: reduced participation in preventive screenings, delayed immunizations, inaccurate histories, use of harmful remedies, non-compliance, and decreased satisfaction with care.
The field of Anthropology, although fairly new as an academic field, has been used for centuries.
Anthropologists are convinced that explanations of human actions will be superficial unless they acknowledge that human lives are always entangled in complex patterns of work and family, power and meaning.
Nepal has about thirty-six different ethnic groups and multiple religions and languages.
Its music is similarly varied, with pop, religious, classical and folk music being popular.