Kapil, Viki and Leigh and I have taken to meeting at the Kathmandu Market near the Mahabodhi Temple complex. It's actually a repurposed temple to Shiva and the tea stall we meet at has the best chai. Leigh and I tend to go full bore on the chai. I'm not sure our Indian friends like the stuff as much as we do!
|It is, after all, a market!|
|This looks like it might be more Buddhist or Jain than Hindu. I just found it sitting under a tree which might have some significance as there looks like a label of sorts was there one time.|
|The tower in the background goes back some four hundred years, I think Kapil said. The white banister and concrete structure in front is new and used for weddings. And people's laundry...|
|More of the old/new.|