Muna Thapa Magar (Nepali: मुना थापा मगर) is a Nepali folk singer from Manakamana-9, Gorkha, born in a village Siling Lamchhapa, Manakamana Village Development Committee, Gorkha district in a simple farmer family.
Muna Thapa Magar’s songs reflect the common man’s daily life. She nourishes the common man’s daily stigma into her sweet voice.
Muna Thapa Magar is a formidable Nepali folk singer ( नेपाली लाेक दाेहाेरी गायिका ). She currently considered one of the top performing Lok Dohori artist in the country. Lok Dohori is a kind of Nepali folk song which is performed between two sides as a singing battle.
Muna Thapa Magar was brought up in Siling, Lamachap Manakamana Gorkha, along with the fine tune of MADAL (Nepali musical instrument) and rhythmic dohori (kind of folk songs in Nepal). Her debut started in Tanahu Aabukhaireni where she went on to stage for the very first time to fill the gap for her friend who could not sing because of a throat problem. After that she never had to look back. Thanks to her brother-in-law (Bhena) Karsing who was the true inspiration for her to push up on the stage and supported even after throughout her career. Without the Karsing Vena she couldn’t have made it up here.
Muna Thapa Magar also recalls her phupu with whom she learnt to sing. Her phupu was champ in singing. During the local dohori program she got a chance to sing along with her phupu and later she started her career along with her phupu as well.