Picture behind the story #27 An “untouchable” woman!


The woman in this picture is a Dalit, and many of you reading this post will have no idea what that means, and have no experience of witnessing the treatment of people “labelled” as Dalits. Change the word Dalit to “untouchable” and you might, just might begin to understand, but only slightly. Imagine living in … Continue reading Picture behind the story #27 An “untouchable” woman!

When #Nepal was a Kingdom: Part 6, August 4th 1983


Bhaktapur, The Third City The first thing you eagle eyed readers will notice is a jump in dates! This is because I wanted to continue the sequence of visiting the three cities without interruption when in reality there was a 3-4 day gap for a special birthday, a home visit and other important things. By … Continue reading When #Nepal was a Kingdom: Part 6, August 4th 1983