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fasidega temple stone lions and gurkha army soldiers on temple steps - bhaktapur durbar square (nepal)

Stone lions and Nepali Army soldiers on the steps of the Fasidega Temple on Bhaktapur Durbar Square (Nepal)

The strange stone animals behind the lions are supposed to be cows.­

If you can identify the exact Division or Brigade of these Nepali soldiers, please post a Comment!

Bhaktapur is one of the Royal Cities of Nepal, located about 10 Km East of Kathmandu.­ For more info about Bhaktapur, "read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Bhaktapur.

The Nepalese Army is also called Gorkha Army.­ For more info, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Gurkha_­Army.

Jagannath Road, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
Nepal 247 photos

Photos taken during a motorcycle trip with a friend in Nepal in March 2013.­

This includes a trip up the Kali Gandaki valley to the Annapurnas and the Lower Mustang region, with its beautiful Himalayan landscapes.­

Those photos were taken one year before the April 2014 earthquake that killed many and caused major damage in central Nepal.­

Many of the buildings and temples on those photos have been damaged or destroyed by the 2014 quake, especially the shaky brick houses in Bhaktapur.­