Bampanth[The Left] is a quarterly academic magazine published from Kathmandu. It is registered under the Sambad Publication following the provision mentioned in The Press and Publication Act 1991. The magazine aspires to serve as a bridge between scholars and activists to deepen our understanding of the socialism oriented socio-political transformation of Nepali society. The main objectives are:
- To provide forum for interaction, discourse and intellectual intervention in contemporary political issues.
- To promote the young academics from marginalized communities, caste and gender to voice their observations and experience.
- To forge solidarity with left intellectuals from around the globe, primarily from Asia.
- To organize debate for achieving clarity on Nepali path to Socialism.