In the presence of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco and His Excellency Mr. Mohan Krishna Shrestha, Ambassador of Nepal to France and Monaco, an official opening night was held at the Consulate of Nepal in Monaco, for which Mr. Alexander Moghadam was appointed Honorary Consul.
On this occasion, the Ambassador of Nepal, His Excellency Mr. Mohan Krishna Shrestha gave a speech to introduce his country, before presenting H.S.H. Prince Albert II with a representative gift of Nepali Art. A film with the stunning landscapes of the country, including stunning views of the Himalayas, was shown. H.S.H. Prince Albert II also visited the photo exhibition presented for the occasion. The guests were able to discover the artistic and musical folklore through a show of ballets offered by a group of traditional dancers.