Golden Temple Patan

The Hidden Story of the Golden Temple at Patan

There are many stories in Nepal. Because these stories are very interesting– as last time I had shared the story about the Jacket from the Naga land— I would like to introduce the story of the Golden Temple in Patan at this time.   When people talk about Patan, the Golden Temple will show up […]

Newari Patan Statue

Newari Statue-Making Tradition

Last year, I was looking for a Guru Rinpoche statue to present to my lama and that’s how I discovered about the complicated work of statue making. There is a long tradition of handicraft in Kathmandu valley. The Newar people are the holder of this tradition, even though nowadays, it tends to be villagers from […]