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Dhulikhel (Town)

Alternative Names: Dhaukhyah (new.), Shikharapur


It is one of the Settlements of the Dhulikhel Municipality. One of the 29 Rural Preservation Districts (RPD) acc. to C. Pruscha (1975). Natural Preservation District (Viewing Point) and
The suffix -khel (nep.) means acre or field.



You`ll find it`s Location in the picture farthest left under
No. 46


Sources of the Pictures

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

  • Based on Map from Nepa Maps, Kathmandu Valley, 1:60.000

  • Foto by Ton van der Kop in http://stichtingmilijuli.org/oud/NepalfotosTon/

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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