Nepali Pathsala of Maryland

Nepali Pathshala of Maryland (the Pathshala) is a volunteer driven platform to teach children how to read, write, and speak Nepali language; learn Nepali culture; and develop confidence in them by providing opportunities to showcase their talents such as Nepali dance, songs and other cultural activities at Nepali public events.  All of this is expected to result better understanding and appreciation of Nepali language and culture among the children and help facilitate a better communicative and cultural relationships with extended family members back in Nepal and abroad. 

The Pathshala, initiated by some enthusiastic parents in the Clarksburg area, achieved its institutional momentum with support from Nepal Education and Cultural Center (NECC). The Pathshala will be held from 9:30AM to 11:30AM every Sunday. 


Registration for Nepali Pathshala of Maryland’s 2023-2024 school year is closed.

  • The deadline for registration iswasAugust 17, 2023.
  • The first school day was Sunday, September 10, 2023,  from 10 am to 11:30 am.
  • Fees are due at the time of registration. Please Zelle payment to
    • Existing student fee: $225 
    • New student fee: $255
    • The above fees cover the period September 2023 – June 2024.
  • Nepali Pathshala of Maryland is a parent-led volunteer organization. By enrolling your child in Pathshala, you are expected to volunteer as a teacher as needed actively.