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Bandegaun (Town)

Alternative Names: Badegaun, Baregaun, Bandepur, Bandegaon


It is one of the Settlements of the Thaiba VDC and one of the 42 Newar Settlements in the Valley acc. to U. Muller (1984).
One of the 29 Rural Preservation Districts acc. to C. Pruscha (1975).
Gaun as an ending of a name (also written as -gau or - gaon) means a Village (Settlement).



You`ll find it`s Location in the picture farthest left under
No. 7


Sources of the Pictures

  • Map from N. Gutschow, Newar Towns and Buildings, 1987

  • Your comments and fotos please to info@kathmandu-valley-temples.com

Here you can find additional descriptions, pictures or drawings to the above mentioned subject

  • National Geographic Information Infrastructure Programme , Index of Geographical Names of Nepal , http://ngiip.gov.np/dynamic/pageDetail/13

  • Carl Pruscha, Kathmandu Valley - The Preservation of Physical Environment and Cultural Heritage - A Protective Inventory, Vol. 1, Wien 1975

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