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Karnali Bridge

The junction which connects beautiful farwest with remaining Nepal. This river(Karnali) is the Longest River of Nepal.

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Khaptad Patan

Sangrila in earth, beautiful place in Bajura, Bajhang, Achham and Doti districts of Beautiful farwest of Nepal.

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Mahakali suspension bridge(Dodhara-Chadani Jholunge Pul)

Bridge over Mahakali river, which connects 2 VDCs of Nepal (Dodhara and Chadani VDC) across Mahakali with whole Nepal, Length is 1496.5m.

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Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve of Nepal

Best known and most accessible Wildlife Reserve having large Swamp Deer Herds of Asia, and is invariable associated with the Royal Bengal Tiger and the great One-horned Rhinoceros both endangered species.

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Tharu Culture

Performing their own cultural dance.Tharus are the indigenous ethnic group who live in the Terai with a concentrated population in the middle and west of the country.

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Bajhang Airport(BJH)

Domestic Airport in Dewal Bajhang, farwestern Nepal.

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Bhua naach

One of the cultural dance of Far West, Nepal. Which is started after victory of war in Western part of Nepal during unification of country. Which is mainly performed in Bajura,Bajhang & Achham.

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Hope I catch enough fish for my family

Old Tharu man fishing in a old canal.

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A Porter in his way.

Life is hard but they enjoy it on their way. A local porter from Far western region, Nepal.

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Crazy for Cricket.

Boys playing cricket near Himalayas in Darchula.Winner will get yarshagumba from loser.

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Never forget own Culture.

Rana Tharu women in their traditional attire singing hori song. Most of Rana Tharus are lives in southern part of Kanchanpur District.

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West Seti River.

Nowadays West Seti River is famous because of West Seti Hydroelectric Project(750 MW).

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School is the Temple of Education.

One of the oldest School of Nepal, Shree Satyavadi Higher Secondary School, Bajhang.

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Ugratara temple

Goddess Ugratara is the deity to whom the temple of Ugratara is dedicated.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Darchula District


Darchula Situated between two district and borders connected with China and India. Darchula lies under Mahakali zone in far western region. Dhar- literally means edge in Nepali and Chula- means fire place, thus, the district derives its name today. Legends say that in ancient time Hermit Byas cooked rice on the top of two peaks. Himalayan peaks to look include Byas Rishi Himal. Other connotation connects with the Tibetan word ‘La’ which means hilly bye pass, from where people used to go Tibet. Darchula has the area of 1,867 sq. km. Agriculture is the basis of economy. 
Sheep near Himalayas
Beautiful view of Darchula, near Himalayas
Political Boundary
East: Bajhang, 
West: India, 
North: Tibet, 

South: Baitadi and Bajhang.
Yarchagumba Darchula
Mission Yarchagumba, Darchula
Cricket in Darchula
Boys are playing Cricket in Darchula

Population 
Matela Village Darchula
Matela Village, Darchula, NepaL
According to National Population and Housing Census 2011,
Total Household: 24,618
Male: 63,605
Female: 69,669
Total population: 133,274

Major rivers 
Mahakali, Chaulane, Tinkar, Numpa and Kalagad. 

Location
Longitude: 800 22”-810 9”
Latitude: 290 36”-300 15”.
Headquarter: Darchula

Climate
Tropical, Sub- tropical, Cool temperate, Mild, temperate. Alpine Temperature.
Maximum Temperature:18.60 °Centigrade 
Minimum Temperature: -7.70 °Centigrade 
Rainfall: 14.33.8 ml. 

Predominant language and culture
 Nepali, Byasi, Bhote,Doteli. 


Tourist attraction centers
Khalanga, Tapoban, Gokuleswar, Tinkar, Jaljibi. Himalayan Peaks: Api Himal, Byas Rishi, Nampa Himal, Jaskar Himal. 
Hikila Village Darchula
Hikila Village, Darchula, Nepal

Api Nampa Darchula
Api Nampa, Darchula
Chameliya river Darchula
The source or headwaters of a Chameliya river Darchula

Map Of Darchula District
Darchula district map
Towns and Villages
  • Bhagawati
  • Boharigau
  • Bramhadev
  • Byash
  • Chhapari
  • Dadakot
  • Datu
  • Dethala
  • Dhap
  • Dhari
  • Dhaulakot
  • Dhuligada
  • Eyarkot
  • Ghusa
  • Gokuleswor
  • Gulijar
  • Gwami
  • Hikila
  • Hunainath
  • Huti
  • Kante
  • Khalanga
  • Khandeswori 
  • Khar
  • Kharkada
  • Lali
  • Latinath
  • Malikarjun
  • Pipalchauri
  • Ralpa
  • Ranisikhar
  • Rithachaupata
  • Sankarpur
  • Seri
  • Sharmauli, Sikhar 
  • Sipti, Sitaula
  • Sunsera
  • Tapoban
  • Uku 
    Malikarjun Shikhar Darchula
    Malikarjun Shikhar, Darchula