My artist of the month, Rajesh Hamal, participated in the 36th annual program of Radha High School, Tanahun on January 23, 2017. In the program. One of the buildings of the school was rebuilt bye Ghashi Adharsha Samaj. Hamal was the chief guest in the building handing over ceremony. He inaugurated the building and handed it over to the school administration. Hamal is also the ambassador of Ghashi Samaj.
Has Rajesh Hamal left the film industry?
These days, Rajesh Hamal is busy in various programs in country and out of country. He hasn’t signed in any movies these days. After the failure of highly anticipated movies like ‘Bagmati’ and ‘Shakuntala’, Rajesh Hamal has been studying scripts before accepting proposals.
A long bridge over Madi river in Damuli is the longest bridge in Prithivi Highway (Kathmandu-Pokhara highway). I can’t remember the total length of the the 9-span bridge (I hope somebody will post it in comment) .
UPDATE – With thanks to Ajay ji in comment – the length of the bridge is 370m.
Another beautiful photo of the bridge shows the majestic Machapuchre and Annapurna range in the background. (I don’t know who took this photo so couldn’t credit the photographer.)
The picture above was taken from Google map – an areal view of the bridge.
Photo credits – Sanjay Roy (last photo), Puspa Aryal (first photo)
An Introduction to Tanahun district
A documentary was produced by the residents of Tanahun now living in Hong Kong.
Tanahun District, one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal, is a part of Gandaki Zone. The district headquarter of Tanahun is Damauli (previously it was Bandipur). The district houses 315,237 people in an area of 1,546 km² (2001 census)