Rani Pokhari

Local nameRani Pokhari
LocationKathmandu, Nepal

Rani Pokhari meaning queen's pond, originally known as Nhu Pukhu meaning new pond, is a historic artificial pond located in the heart of Kathmandu. The square-shaped tank dates from the 17th century, and was built on the eastern side of the then city limits. It lies just outside a former city gate. The pond is one of Kathmandu's most famous landmarks and is known for its religious and aesthetic significance. Its dimensions are 180m by 140m. It was damaged by the earthquake of 2015 AD at Nepal and is currently under construction.

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Seventeenth-century… @ Kamal Ratna Tuladhar

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranipokhari

Coordinates 27°42'28.195" N 85°18'55.33" E

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