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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
The Chuhair Minar Gate of Hyderabad
A Picturesque Old Fellow
Tibetan Women cleaning Wool
Carved Elephants outside a Temple dedicated to Krishna in the Durbar Square at Patan
Sketch of the Panorama from the Takht-i-Sulaiman
"Chakzal, Chakzal" - the Tibetan Salutation
A Nepalese Lady
A Temple in Bhatgaon
The Sacred Swings of Debi Dhura
Metal Work on a Temple Front at Katmandu
The Range of Himalayan Snows seen from the Valley of Nepal
Stone Temple in the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
Title Page
Statuette in Copper-gilt of Maitreya, the Coming Buddha
Tibetan Dance with Sword and Kata (Veil of Friend-ship)
Author's Tents, A Camp in Nepal
A Typical Native of N.W. Nepal
The Submerged Statue of Narain at Balaji
A Tibetan Baby Girl
Interior of a Buddhist Temple at Penyangchi
A Tibetan Spy in the Disguise of a Beggar approaching the Author's Camp
Ruins of Martand near Islamabad
The Armida Landor Glacier, Nepal
Goats carrying Loads of Borax
A Picturesque Corner, Pashpatti
A Sea of Mist
City and Environs of Srinagar in Kashmir
Entrance to a Temple in Katmandu
Over a Pass in a Coming Storm
A Tibetan Camp of Black Tents
In the Durbar Square at Bhatgaon
Flying Prayers and a Mani Wall
A Phantom Lion of Gigantic Proportions
An Old Lady and her Prayer-Wheel
Tobogganing made easy
A Little Boy learning to Pray
The Dome of Bodhnath
Entrance to the Temple of Bhavani at Bhatgaon
Elaborate Woodwork in the Main Street of Katmandu
A Moment of Suspense
A Shrine of Curious Buddha Images
Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim
Sketch of the Panorama from the Takht-i-Sulaiman (East-South-West)
The Buddhist Temple of Shambu-Nath
Within an Ace of being precipitated some 6500 feet on to the Glacier below
A Window of Carved Wood at Bhatgaon
A Daramsalla
The Birth of an Avalanche
The Highest Mountain Altitude ever reached by a Human Being
The Sacrifice of a Yak
The Late Nawab Mir Turab
Observations for Altitude taken under Difficulties on the Nui Pass, Darma
A Lama Standard-Bearer
Interior of a Tibetan Tent, showing Churn for mixing Tea with Butter
Copper-gilt Statuette of Manjusri, the Founder of Nepal
Tibetan Woman using a Sling for throwing Stones
Front Cover
Title Page
Doorway of a Small Temple at Bhatgaon
Fountains in the Garden at Balaji
Elongated Shadows on a Sea of Mist
A Balancing Feat
A Troublesome Descent on Vertical Rocks
A Weird Old Man of N.W. Nepal
The Residency at Katmandu
Funnels in the Moraine Ice
The Territories of the Maharaja of Jummoo and Kashmir
Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim
Moraine of Glacier and Mountains, showing how Clouds form on the Snow-Lin
In the Durbar Square at Katmandu
Night-marching in a Storm
Windows richly ornamented with Carved Woodwork in the Courtyard of the Temple of Changu-Narain
Title Page
Metal Statue of Raja Bhupatindra Mall, Durbar Square, Bhatgaon
Tibetan Boy in his Gold-embroidered Hat
The Tinker Pass, Nepal-Tibet
Exterior of a Buddhist Temple at Penyangchi
One of the Lumpa Peaks and part of the Charles Landor Glacier
A Nepalese Shoka
Tibetan Soldier at Target Practice
Doorway to Shrine of the Changu-Narain Temple
A Brigand
Details of a Temple Doorway at Bhatgaon
Wood-carving over a Doorway in Katmandu
Interior of Tibetan Temple
A Race for the Kata
Sketch Map of Glaciers and Peaks in Nepal
Tibetan Goat
Red Lamas
An Ambidexter Lama Sculptor carving an Inscription on the Face of a Rock
Elaborate Wood-carving on Bhairan Temple at Bhatgaon
Tibetan Man spinning Wool
Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes
Ruined Palace and Mosque at Bidar
The Darbar at Patan
Tibetan Lady

Maps

Map Name
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 1 - Map of India (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Map of Kashmir to Illustrate Routes (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. 1 - City and Environs of Srinagar in Kashmir (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. 2 - Sketch Map to Illustrate the Diaries in Nepal and Sikkim (1887)
Journals Kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal Vol. 2 - Sketch Map Showing the Mountain and River Systems of Sikkim (1887)

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