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The Candle Tender

The small temple at the Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) in Kathmandu contained hundreds of candles. This person was one of the people who tended the candles – removing the spent candles from the tray and replacing with a new candle. 60 more words



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Savannah Grace

Opinion: Is the Time Ripe for Open Border Trade in Southeast Asia?

The Question of Southasian Identity

Chennai, 29 August 2014: Let us not mince words, there are only two major powers in Asia right now. One is China and the other is India. 849 more words

Under the Banyan Tree

So, you know how it goes. You make new friends at church… get to know them a bit… discover you have a lot in common… think to yourself, … 412 more words


Nepal, first impressions, again.

Last time we arrived in Kathmandu, almost four years ago, we were fresh from the slightly stressful New Delhi. Thamel, in comparison, was a peaceful haven. 349 more words