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Nepal (about 2,500), an independent native State in North India, occupying a narrow mountainous territory along and including the southern slopes of the Himalayas, which separate it from Thibet; consists mainly of valleys and intervening mountain ridges, among which dwell various hill tribes, the dominant race being the hardy Goorkhas.

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Images

Image Name
A Race for the Kata
Doorway to Shrine of the Changu-Narain Temple
Tibetan Games. Stone-Throwing
In the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
Clouds forming on the Snow-Line
Elephant outside the Southern Entrance to the Temple of Changu-Narain
Carved Elephants outside a Temple dedicated to Krishna in the Durbar Square at Patan
Tibetan Man spinning Wool
Rocks of all Sizes rolled with great Force down the Mountain Side
Stone Temple in the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
An Awkward Moment
Tibetan Boy in his Gold-embroidered Hat
A Window of Carved Wood at Bhatgaon
Night-marching in a Storm
The Submerged Statue of Narain at Balaji
Metal Statue of Raja Bhupatindra Mall, Durbar Square, Bhatgaon
Ruins of Martand near Islamabad
Interior of Tibetan Temple
The Darbar at Patan
A Daramsalla
The Buddhist Temple of Shambu-Nath
The Tinker Pass, Nepal-Tibet
Copper-gilt Figure of "Tara" at Shambu-Nath
Tibetan Dogs
The Shalmar Gardens near Srinagar
A Moment of Suspense
Sketch Map of Nepal
A Picturesque Corner, Pashpatti
Front Cover
Entrance to the Durbar at Patan
The Main Street of Katmandu
Tibetan Lady
A Sea of Mist
An Ambidexter Lama Sculptor carving an Inscription on the Face of a Rock
Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim
Doorway of a Small Temple at Bhatgaon
The Highest Mountain Altitude ever reached by a Human Being
Red Lamas
Sketch of the Panorama from the Takht-i-Sulaiman (East-South-West)
Tibetan Woman of the Commoner Class
Terra-cotta Decoration on a Shrine at Bhatgaon
A Nepalese Shoka
Elongated Shadows on a Sea of Mist
A Phantom Lion of Gigantic Proportions
A Lama Standard-Bearer
The Chuhair Minar Gate of Hyderabad
The Lumpa Basin and Charles Landor Glacier
Fountains in the Garden at Balaji
The Residency at Katmandu
Back Cover
Windows richly ornamented with Carved Woodwork in the Courtyard of the Temple of Changu-Narain
Observations for Altitude taken under Difficulties on the Nui Pass, Darma
Woman and Child praying before a Shrine inside a Stone-Throwing Tent
The Range of Himalayan Snows seen from the Valley of Nepal
Ascent to the Nui Pass
Entrance to the Temple of Ganeshthan, near Bhatgaon
A Typical Native of N.W. Nepal
Yellow Lamas with Prayer-Wheels
A Temple in Bhatgaon
Within an Ace of being precipitated some 6500 feet on to the Glacier below
Tibetan Goat
Goats carrying Loads of Borax
The Dominions of the Nizam of Haidarabad including Berar
Concentric Circles of Radiant Beauty formed by the Sun shining through Mist
Ruins of Martand near Islamabad
Kadal Bridge Over the Jhelam at Bijbihara
Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim
The Late Nawab Mir Turab
Title Page
Title Page
Tibetan Dance with Sword and Kata (Veil of Friend-ship)
A Nepalese Lady
Interior of a Tibetan Tent, showing Churn for mixing Tea with Butter
Tibetan Soldier at Target Practice
Steps of the Nvatpola Deval, or the Temple of the Five Stages, at Bhatgaon
Funnels in the Moraine Ice
A Shrine of Curious Buddha Images
A Little Boy learning to Pray
The First View of the Nepal Valley from the Chandragiri Pass
"Chakzal, Chakzal" - the Tibetan Salutation
General View of the Nepal Valley, showing the Effects of Erosion
Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes
The Golden Gate of the Durbar Hill, Bhatgaon
Sketch Map of Glaciers and Peaks in Nepal
Elaborate Wood-carving on Bhairan Temple at Bhatgaon
Flying Prayers and a Mani Wall
Sketch of the Panorama from the Takht-i-Sulaiman
One of the Lumpa Peaks and part of the Charles Landor Glacier
A Picturesque Old Fellow
Shrine dedicated to Ganesh at Patan
Wood-carving over a Doorway in Katmandu
The Armida Landor Glacier, Nepal
Tibetan Women weaving
Metal Work on a Temple Front at Katmandu
In the Durbar Square at Katmandu
Calling Two Followers lost in the Storm

Maps

Map Name
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - City and Environs of Srinagar in Kashmir (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - Map of India (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - The Territories of the Maharaja of Jummoo and Kashmir (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - The Dominions of the Nizam of Haidarabad including Berar (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes (1887)

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