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- Bagmati a.k.a. The Bagmati River is a river of Nepal. It flows through the Kathmandu valley and separates Kathmandu from Lalitpur. It is considered a holy river by Hindus and Buddhists. A number of Hindu temples are located on its banks.
- also known as Bagmati Zone, Bāgmatī Añchal, Bāgmatī Zone, Bagmati Anchal, Bāgmatī
- part of Asia
- Bagmati is an administrative division.
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by D. Raveendranathan
The Bagmati is a snow- and rain-fed, not glacial river and the Vishnumati, only 18 km long, is entirely supplied by rain and groundwater. Nepal is extremely rich with water, with more than 6,000 rivers and the rains of the monsoon. Yet, as per ...
Chomolungma Sings the Blues (2014)
Travels Round Everest by Ed Douglas
Thetemple complexon the banksofthe Bagmati is a good placetolook for the ...
Nepal and Bangladesh (2002)
A Global Studies Handbook by Nanda R. Shrestha
The Bagmati is a river that flows right next to Pashupati, one of the holiest Hindu shrines, located in the heart of Kathmandu. This locational link makes the Bagmati more than simply a river meandering through a valley; to Hindus, it is a holy ...
Parliamentary Papers (1904)
1850-1908 by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
The Bagmati schema—In this district a more considerable scheme than those dealt with in paragraphs 421 and 4122 has been under consideration. The Bagmati is a much larger river than the Bakhiya ; and in ...
Nepal. Ediz. Inglese (2006)
by Bradley Mayhew, Joe Bindloss, Stan Armington
THE RIVERBANKS OF THE BAGMATI The Bagmati is a holy river and, like Vara- nasi on the Ganges, Pashupatinath is a popular place to be cremated. The burning ghats (called Arya ...
by Nanda R. Shrestha
BAGMATI RIVER. Considered to be a sacred river originating at Bagh Dwar, Shivapuri mountain, ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1903)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
Bagmati: see Baghmati. Bagnacavallo, B. 3 235a, ...
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention
XVIII, a 694 Baglivi Giorgio, physician, III, b 202 Bagmati river. See Baghmati Bagnacavallo, Bartolom- meo, ...
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
Strath terraces projected along the Bagmati River in the central Himalayas, Nepal. Strath elevations computed from digital elevation model and field measurements (solid thin lines and dashed lines) are shown with individual ...
An Encyclopedia of Life in the Republic by Arnold P. Kaminsky, Roger D. Long Ph.D.
Gandak, Budhi Gandak, Bagmati, Punpun, Karma-Nasa, Kamla-Balan, and Mahananda. Bihar boasts an illustrious history as it gave the world the Buddha ( 563–483 ...
An Encyclopedia of Geography, History, and Culture by Roman Adrian Cybriwsky
The Bagmati and Bishnumati rivers converge near the center of the city. The high Himalayan Mountains of Nepal are to the north of the city, while to the south, Nepal is a flat subtropical jungle area called the Terai that is increasingly being ...
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NEPAL, Bagmati Anchal, 1970'S taxi plate
Nepal plate from the town of Bagmati Anchal and is issued to a taxi. Nepalese taxi plates are white on black, passengers are white on red. The plate reads BA A at the top with a serial number of "812" Mt Everest the world's tallest mountain and the world's "third pole" is in Nepal.
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Cremation at Bagmati, Nepal Explanation of Ceremony
This video was taken during the summer of 2006 near the Bagmati River just outside of Katmandu, Nepal. Taken from Wikipedia: The importance of Bagmati ...
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