I treat women with the respect that is due to them and this explains my large number of female friends.
Unfortunately, I was branded as a womaniser by some people,” Feroz said in an interview.
Placing the body on a litter, they went about the streets of the city crying: Behold the deeds of the Sakyan monks!
Originally constructed as a two-storeyed courtyard building in 1628, Sundari Chowk has since undergone a series of interventions, retaining stylistic features from various time periods.
In the 1730s, the building received an additional floor, distinctive triple-bayed windows, and a screened gallery overlooking the courtyard.
However, the eternal lover-boy became a one-woman man when he met Sundari, a fun-loving, high-spirited woman at a party.
According to Feroz, it was love at first sight and after dating for a while, they decided to get married.
After years of deterioraration the courtyard underwent a thorough restoration in 2011.
SUNDARI CHOWK This exceptional three-storeyed courtyard marks the southern edge of the Darbar at the main crossroads of Patan.
The eastern façade, reconstructed after the east wing collapsed in 1934, contrasts starkly with the rest of the building for its lack of ornament and use of ordinary brick.
YANTAJU SHRINE The goddess known as Yantamode and later Yantaju was an istadevata (personal deity) to the Malla kings during their reign, presiding for five centuries over their affairs.
Located in the township of Grafton, two miles from the village, Woodchuck Hill Farm is located off Middletown Road in what was the original settlement known as Thomlinson.