Nepal: Kathmandu and around (2008-2014)

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For older photos (1979) of Kathmandu see here. For photos of mountaineering and trekking trips in Nepal see here.

 

Kathmandu:

 

Boudhanath.

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Pilgrims and monks at the Boudhanath.

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A thangka painter in an art shop at the Boudhanath. This work requires huge concentration.

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Streets.

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Old house.

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Bhimsen tower (or Dharahara) (left) and Clock tower (Ghantaghar).

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Remains of Bhimsen tower after the April 25, 2015, earthquake. (I am not the author of this photo.)

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View over Kathmandu from top of Dharahara, with Swayambhunath on top of the hill in the far background.

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Kirtipur:

 

Kirtipuris the least visited of the four royal cities in Kathmandu Valley.

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