The last rituals of the noted actress and director Nilu Doma Sherpa was performed in Syambhunath on July 4, 2017. That was four days after her death on July 1. A lot of film industry personalities, journalists, and the members of Blue Diamond Society were present at the site for the last goodbye. Buddhist Lama chanted the farewell mantra before Nilu was cremated.
Nilu’s mother Tshring Lhamu Sherpa was visiting Australia at the time of Nilu’s death. She rushed back home after the news of the death of her only daughter. Watch a video report: