1 Like

Kathmandu Patan
Nepal
Copyright: Andrey air_man
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5996x2998
送信日: 09/05/2012
更新日: 11/05/2012
見られた回数:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

andrey air_man
Kathmandu Patan2
Justin Imhoff
Patan Durbar Square
Arroz Marisco
The Erotic Carvings at Jagannarayan Temple
andrey air_man
kathmandu-patan 2
andrey air_man
kathmandu patan kafe
Bikash Khadge | www.bikashkhadge.com.np | Bikash Ya Kipa
Goldentemple
andrey air_man
Kathmandu kafe "new orleans"
andrey air_man
Kathmandu Tamel
Yasuhiro Ichikawa
Bhaktapur Kathmandu Nepal
andrey air_man
Kathmandu kafe "new orleans"2
Prabal Tuladhar
New Road Square of Kathmandu
Bikash Khadge | www.bikashkhadge.com.np | Bikash Ya Kipa
Bungamati Village
yunzen liu
World Cultural Heritage Hongcun Village anhui
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Reclining Buddha, Wat Prakaeo, Infrared Panorama
Nermin CALUK
Sarajevo panorama from Trebevic
claudio-agostini
Canale di Tenno - medieval town
Matt Nolan
Ice Core from McCall Glacier
dieter kik
lost marc'h plage de galets Crozon
Macinski, George Peter
Crawford Lake Iroquois Village
Fariborz Alagheband
Ajeei House
Ramin Dehdashti
The Mashrutiyat House
Fariborz Alagheband
Assarkhane Shikh Bahaei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Railwaymuseum Camlik 8
Wayne Edwards
Cubic Experiment at The Wild Building, Birmingham
andrey air_man
Gorak Shep 5140m kafe
andrey air_man
karaulnaya
andrey air_man
Namche Bazar4
andrey air_man
Kathmandu kafe "new orleans"
andrey air_man
Enisey
andrey air_man
naberezhnaya
andrey air_man
Свято Троицкая Лавра
andrey air_man
Lukla nepal
andrey air_man
енисей
andrey air_man
Dzonglha2 nepal
andrey air_man
сопка
andrey air_man
20120222 Img 3632 9 Panorama Cube Cube Equi
More About Nepal

Nepal lies between India and China and it contains Mt. Everest, the tallest mountain in the world. The Himalayas here are pretty rugged terrain.The first civilizations here date to 600 BC in the Kathmandu valley, where the capital is now located. According to Buddhist tenets, the Buddha was born here in 563 BC, incarnating as Prince Siddhartha Gautama and leading the world to enlightenment through liberation from suffering. Many small temples and shrines like this one exist for Buddhists to stop and offer prayers.Early support of Buddhism gradually gave way to Hinduism and today Nepal is the world's only Hindu monarchy. The kingdom of Nepal was united in 1768 by King Prithvi Narayan Shah, who fled the Moghul invasions of India. Soon after that there was a period of conflict with the British East India Company leading to a treaty recognizing the independence of Nepal -- in 1923!After WWII Nepal was ruled by monarchy but it arrived at the 1990's split by an official ban on political parties. Intense protest by the pro-democracy movement and the Maoist guerrilla Communist movement led to free elections in 1991, only to be followed by violence between the Nepalese government and Maoist guerillas.Since the turn of the millennium there have been several important steps taken in the peace process, including a new Constitution for Nepal and a cease fire agreement with the rebels. A compromise government was achieved whereby a Maoist was elected prime minister without his taking control of the armed forces of the country.At the time of this writing it has been one week since the compromise government has collapsed. We offer our hopes that the citizens and government of this beautiful country will come to a peaceful agreement soon.Text by Steve Smith.