It is known that the town of Thankot was established in
the Kirat era, as documents and chronicles from this era indicate that it was
founded even before Patan. During the rule of the Kirat Thankot was the
capital, but lost its capital status after King Yalamber came into power. In
ancient times, Thankot was known as Shonitapur. The name Shonitapur
translates to ‘The place of ...
The Patan Museum can be found located within the beautiful Patan Durbar Square at Keshav Narayan Chowk's residential palace. To get to the museum you first have to enter the Royal Palace grounds, which is where you will find the richly decorated palace complex of Keshav Narayan Chowk. These palaces, situated in the Kathmandu Valley, have for centuries been home to the Malla kings who have ...
We are using cookies to make the website better. By clicking Agree you are accepting Terms of Service
Looks like you're using an ad-blocker.
This site is supported by ads. Please help us out and disable your ad-blocker.