Magar Music

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Michael Stetson

The Mugar caste, who are the original inhabitants of Bandipur, practice for a village-wide parade and festival that celebrates their heritage. Bandipur was an important stop on the India-Tibet trade route, one of many routes across Asia that make up the web of the fabled Silk Roads.

Location: Nepal


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