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These photos will teleport you to ’70s Kathmandu

The 1970s were an interesting time for Kathmandu. While it had been two decades since the country opened for tourists, the people on the streets still wore the traditional attire, and participated in religious rituals with a lot of fervour. This mood is aptly captured by veteran photographer Mani Lama, who has been taking photographs […]

Blog: Finding Tunthinani, where art thrives

While setting out for Tunthinani from Sano Bharyang on my bike on March 27, I was already late. Stuck on a road full of vehicles near Thulo Bharyang at around 1.45 pm, Tunthinani seemed a world apart and reaching there at 2.30 pm simply impossible as there was no shortcut. So, it was pretty clear […]