Bhairawa weekly open-air market in Nepal

On my whirlwind three days in Bhairawa I was the guest of a former student for dinner. Turns out that once a week the evening market is conducted not far form their house. Take a look at the way the people dress - in particular there are some women in black burkas - not seen so much in the hill areas of Nepal. and by the way - did I tell you it was hot? for more description of my work in Nepal go to