Title:Sankhu: Historical and Cultural Heritage
Publisher:Centre for Nepal and Asian Studies
Remarks:B&W Photographs, Appendix, Glossary, Bibliography and Index. Devnagari Text.
Size:162 x 241 mm
The book deals with the comprehensive picture of Sankhu, an ancient historical place located north-east of the Kathmandu valley. The site was also important for its strategic location of trade route to Tibet. The work mainly covers settlement history, political history, religion, artistic importance, architectural details, and fair and festivals based on field data. it also tries to identify the unique features of the town in terms of traditional practices and art expressions
Professors Sharma is a reputed scholars of Nepalese history, culture and archaeology.