WOW | Life's Beautiful

Reetal’s World


Text by: Anushka Shrestha
wow photo file © Ram Tandukar

Reetal Rana seeks positivity in every situation. She professes to being a free spirit and an avid traveller. Reetal is the Managing Director of Mid Valley International College and enjoys her profession as an educator and the ability it provides her to influence young minds. Here’s what makes her life beautiful:

What are you currently busy with?

Running Mid Valley International College; I am also busy establishing vocational and technical education

What do you love about your work?

That it is very impactful in its nature as I work with students to help them develop their career

What makes a person beautiful?

Right mindset, positivity and inner beauty

What makes you beautiful?

The values that I hold: growth, eagerness and compassion for others

What tickles your funny bones?

Comedy Central and 9gag

What makes you smile?

Being alive every single day

Favourite comedian

Trevor Noah

Best therapy for happiness

Spending time with people you love and travelling

You are addicted to…

Being fit

You stay fit by

Exercise and eating healthy

Best year of your life

All the years after 2010

Latest splurge

Samsung Note 9


Derma-moist lotion sunscreen and Nuga’s coffee scrub


Samsung Note 9

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Jennifer Lopez

Always in you handbag


What do you do to unwind?

I am always unwinding as I don’t take stress

Favourite holiday destination

In Nepal its Pokhara. As for international destinations it would be Thailand.

You always struggle with…

Being organised, disciplined and consistent

Best thing about being you

I am very comfortable with who I am and have a lot of freedom

Make up… can’t do without


Favourite makeup brands

MAC, Givenchy, NYX, Estee Lauder and Clinique

Things you absolutely do to look your best

Think positive, drink water, sleep and eat healthy

On a bad hair day

Tie it up into a ponytail

One tip you learnt that makes you photo ready

Be confident

What do you like doing in you spare time?

Nothing for some hours and spending time with my loved ones after that

Books or movies


Guilty pleasure


Favourite place to eat in Kathmandu:

Chinese restaurants at Jyatha, Mezze by Roadhouse at Durbar Marg and Roadhouse Cafe at Boudha

One mantra to live a happy life

Always be grateful for what you have