Government of Nepal

Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation

Hanumandhoka Durbar Museum

Hanumandhoka, Kathmandu, Nepal

Dakh Chowk

 An entrance at the middle of western win of Nasal Chowk leads one to this chowk. It is called Dakh CHowk because there was called Dakh in Nepal and courtyard where the grapes are grown is called Dakh Chowk.

This courtyard is nicely decorated with the carving figures of tiger heads and makara figures like a form of Demon Heads. There is cannon exhibited with a heap of stone balls that was used in Nepal Tibet wars at the start of 20th century.

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