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Sun Koshi River

Laser Travel - Water Rafting Adventure : Sun Koshi River

Sun Koshi, which is means to "River of Gold" rises near the Tibetan Plateau and flows eastwards traversing through the great valley betwe...

Explorer Nepal and Dubai - 13 Days

Laser Travel - Explorer Dubai and Nepal- 13 Days

The Explorer Dubai and Nepal is a combination of Dubai & Nepal holiday package which gives an opportunity to explorer Dubai, fascinating ...

Juniper Trail Tours and Trek

Laser Travel - Juniper Trail Tours and Trek-7 daysThis itinerary offers an in-depth experience of Bhutan combining a short trek with a diverse insight into the country’s culture; which mak...
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The greenish hill west of Kathmandu stands the great stupa of Swayambhunath, a site over 2,500 years old marking the point where the legendary patriarch Manjushri discovered the lotus of the ancient Valley Lake. For centuries an important center of Buddhist learning, the painted eyes of the Buddha gaze out from all four sides of the monument. Constructed to specific rules each with a symbolic meaning, the stupa of Swayambhunath is a model of its kind. Their dazzling white hemispherical mounds represent the ladder to nirvana, itself symbolized by the umbrella on the top. The whole is hung with multi-colored prayer flags.