Who established Kantipur?

Who established Kantipur?

Kathmandu, also spelled Katmandu or Kantipur, capital of Nepal. It lies in a hilly region near the confluence of the Baghmati and Vishnumati rivers, at an elevation of 4,344 feet (1,324 metres) above sea level. It was founded in 723 by Raja Gunakamadeva.

Where is Kantipur Post located?

The Kathmandu Post

Without Fear or Favour
Language English
Headquarters Kathmandu
Country Nepal
Circulation 95,000

Who owns Kantipur media?

Shyam Goenka
It was founded by Shyam Goenka. Kantipur’s publishers report that the circulation of this newspaper is just above 453,000 copies per day….Kantipur (daily)

Front page of Kantipur on 02 February 2017
Owner(s) Kantipur Media Group
Founder(s) Shyam Goenka
Publisher Kailash Sirohiya
Editor-in-chief Sudheer Sharma

Who is the chief editor of Kantipur Daily?

Umesh Chauhan has been appointed editor of Kantipur daily—the Post’s sister paper. Chairman and Managing Director of Kantipur Media Group (KMG) Kailash Sirohiya on Friday announced Chauhan’s appointment as the editor of Kantipur amid a function at KMG office in Thapathali.

What is Kantipur?

Kantipur (from kanti light, pur city) was a medieval kingdom in the Malla confederacy of Nepal. The name of the kingdom was derived from the Sanskrit name of its capital city, now known as Kathmandu. Kingdom of Kantipur. कान्तिपुर देय् 1484–1768.

Who is Dil Bhusan Pathak?

Founder/Executive Director Dil Bhusan Pathak was the Editor-in-Chief of Kantipur Television (KTV). He runs a weekly TV talk program called Tough Talk. He has 27 years of experience in journalism and a decade plus experience in development communication.

What is the old name of Patan?

Lalitpur, also called Patan, town, central Nepal, in the Kathmandu Valley near the Baghmati River, about 3 miles (5 km) southeast of Kathmandu.

Who built Patan?

The temple was built in 1667 by King Siddhi Narsingh Malla. It is said that one night the King saw Lord Krishna and his consort Srimati Radha standing in front of the royal palace. He ordered a temple to be built on the same spot.

Who invented Krishna Mandir?

King Siddhi Narsing Malla
Krishna Mandir is a 17th-century Shikhara-style temple built by King Siddhi Narsing Malla.

Who built Dattatreya temple?

King Yaksha Malla
Built by King Yaksha Malla in 1427 it has withstood earthquakes and other calamities over hundreds of years. The temple is dedicated to Dattatreya, who is a mix of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva, although there are several item and inscriptions with closer links to Vishnu.