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Jyapu museum is where history is being told through household objects

For hundreds of years, Jyapus, an indigenous group of Newars known for their agricultural profession, had been deprived of education due to occupational hierarchy within the Newars. They were limited to the fields, where they used their traditional tools to grow food to feed the community. But the times have changed. The members of the […]

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 […]