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Netra Bahadur Khattri

The author is a Nepali Sculptor Artist based in the United States.

The development of modern and contemporary art in Nepal

Published On: May 26, 2020 08:00 PM NPT By: Netra Bahadur Khattri

The Nepali art is believed to have started from the Nepal Valley which is now called the Kathmandu Valley. Ancient Nepal used to be a land-linked prosperous country, a prime locale between India and China, bridging and uniting diverse peoples. Travel and mercantile relations brought about an inter-penetration of philosophies and traditions, adding a new dimension to the Nepali culture and vice versa.