Enlarge Image

On the Loss of Cultural Heritage in Quake-Ravaged Nepal

  • click on the image to enlarge | click on the Expand icon upper left to enlarge further
    click Esc to close and return to this page

Fig. 4.
Kāṣṭhamaṇḍapa together with a large step well were strategically placed at Maru-ṭol in central Kathmandu at the intersection of the two major trans-Himalayan roads which linked the Kathmandu Valley with India and China by way of Tibet. Photograph Mary Slusser with added color by Dipesh Risal.