Ranipokhari, not necessarily with either queen or pond

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Title

Ranipokhari, not necessarily with either queen or pond

Subject

Ranipokhari ( Rani = Queen, Pokhari = Pond) , a Cultural and Historical Site, affected by the earthquake in 2015.

Description

Rani Pokhari is an artificial pond constructed by King Pratap Malla in the year 1670 for his beloved wife. Despite carrying historical importance the landmark reconstruction has been delayed multiple times and still under construction on the time of this publication. The situation mirrors the socio-political situation of the country and its effect on cultural/historical sites.

Creator

Bibhushana Poudyal

Source

Rani Pokhari, Kathmandu

Date

2/24/2017

Contributor

Photo and Title: Bibhushana Poudyal
Metadata: Anil Ghimire

Rights

All rights reserved to Bibhushana Poudyal

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image/jpg

Language

en

Type

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Original Format

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Citation

Bibhushana Poudyal, “Ranipokhari, not necessarily with either queen or pond,” accessed September 24, 2020, http://cassacda.com/items/show/475.

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