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खुर्सानीतार काँ हो?

Where’s Khursanitar?

Most Kathmandu residents have never heard of Khursanitar neighborhood, even though it is near the center of the city. Its gullies are so twisty-turny that few outsiders venture in for fear of getting lost, giving the community an almost remote, close-knit feel.  Twenty-five years ago, it was just a big hot pepper patch. Today, even seasoned taxi drivers ask: “खुर्सानीतार काँ हो?” (Where’s Khursanitar?)