This was the second time an earthquake has hit Swayambhunath complex in recent times. (Source: Abhimanyu) The iconic Swayambhunath stupa in Kathmandu was relatively lucky in the aftermath of the devastating Nepal earthquake. Only one person was ... Indian Express, 11 hours ago
Iconic Swayambhunath stupa stands amidst the rubble of its complex - NewsR.in, 20 hours ago
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In the heart of the Kathmandu valley liesone of the most sacred and oldest Buddhist pilgrimage sites. At the top of the Swayambhunath dome, or stupa ,Buddha is looking in all four directions. At this particular moment, I was hoping it meant a ...Worldcrunch, 1 month ago
I saw chunks of the ancient religious structure crumble and fall around me. Brick-laid houses nearby, antique-selling shops, smaller temples, they all fell, as if to a tragic symphony. It happened within seconds. I was at the Swayambhunath ...Indian Express, 12 hours ago
Think of the world's great cities and Kathmandu is not an obvious contender. But search through the chaos of the ever-growing city and there's one trait in which the Nepali capital is streets ahead of the likes of Paris, New York and Tokyo. ...Stuff.co.nz, 1 week ago
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