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Balambu (Town)

Alternative Names: Bhasatipur (anc.), Balambugaun


Balambu is one of the four Settlements of the Balambu VDC and one of the 42 Newar Settlements in the Valley acc. to U. Muller (1984).
Newar Village mit hohem Anteil von Lohnarbeitern. One of the 29 Rural Preservation Districts (RPD) acc. to C. Pruscha (1975).


Sources of the Pictures

  • Cutting of Sheet No. 2785 05B (Thankot) and 06A (Kathmandau)

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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

  • Ulrike Müller, Die ländlichen Newar-Siedlungen im Kathmandu-Tal, Giessener Geographische Schriften Heft 56 (1984)

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