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The restorer who wants to improve every museum in Nepal

Götz Hagmüller has spent a lifetime restoring historical buildings in Nepal. He is best known for his restorations of the Patan Museum and the Garden of Dreams. He even brought one building, the Cyasilin Mandap on Bhaktapur Darbar Square, back to life from the pages of history. His contributions to conservation of heritage buildings in […]

Tiny treasures: An artist portrays Kathmandu culture through jewellery

  When Aayusha Shrestha returned home after completing her studies in India, she felt like a foreigner. She was attracted to the artistic images and designs carved on temples at Patan Durbar Square among other places of Kathmandu Valley. She was always excited to know what they signified. But, it was disappointing. There was no […]