Nepal Sambat 1129

Newari girls in traditional attire on the occasion of “Nepal Sambat New Year 1129” celebration program at Basantapur Dabali, Kathmandu on Wednesday, 29 October 2008. Nepal Sambat calender is said to have been started by Shankhadhar Shakhwa, who according to the legend, had emancipated thousands of people from serfdom by paying back their loans by using magical powers.

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