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Temples and legends of Nepal

Pranab Chandra Roy Choudhury

Temples and legends of Nepal

by Pranab Chandra Roy Choudhury

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Published by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in Bombay .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal.
    • Subjects:
    • Temples, Hindu -- Nepal,
    • Temples, Buddhist -- Nepal,
    • Legends -- Nepal

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby P. C. Roy Chaudhury.
      SeriesBhavan"s book university, 176
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL1227.N4 A26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 93 p.
      Number of Pages93
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5400125M
      LC Control Number72903256

      TOUR HIGHLIGHTS Explore Nepal’s three royal cities – Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan. Visit Hindu temples and learn about Buddhist traditions. Marvel at views of the Annapurna massif during a boat ride in Pokhara. Enjoy the colorful and vibrant Domkhar Tsechu and Ura Yakchoe festivals, and experience traditional Bhutanese music and dance performances.   Both Brahmanic Hindu and Buddhist legends relate the tales of ancient rulers from Nepal. These Tibeto-Burmese peoples feature prominently in ancient Indian classics, suggesting that close ties bound the region almost 3, years : Kallie Szczepanski.

      Temples of Nepal gives you right information about temples before you want to visit. We will guide you what things you need to take for worshiping, tell you about religious ceremonies. Books shelved as nepal: Little Princes: One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan, Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of.

      A land steeped in legends and mythology, Nepal is home to many Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage sites. The Himalayas is considered the abode of the gods. As the Hindu scripture Skanda Purana cites: “In a hundred ages of the gods, I could not tell thee of the glories of the Himalaya. descriptions of the prominent temples in India. They are in the first part of the book. Obviously, they are not merely an informative list of the various temples in India, but they are actually a garland of elevating hymns to the different deities, representing the Almighty Size: KB.


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Nepal’s premier folklorist, Kesar Lall, has done it again, by publishing a marvelous new collection on the Legends of Kathmandu Valley, “where every temple, idol, fountain, river or hill has a tale to tell.” Since he published Lore and Legends of Nepal inKesar Lall ha become well known. About the Author Madhukar Shripad Mate educated at the Sir Parashuram College and the University, Poona, took the Bachelor's and Master's degree in History.

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