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Bhojpur
भोजपुर
District
Chandi Bazar: a famous spot of Kirat Rai Ubhauli festival in Balankha
Chandi Bazar: a famous spot of Kirat Rai Ubhauli festival in Balankha
Location of Bhojpur
Location of Bhojpur
Country    Nepal
Region Eastern (Purwanchal)
Zone Kosi
Headquarters Bhojpur
Area
 • Total 1,507 km2 (582 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 203,018
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone NPT (UTC+5:45)

Bhojpur District (Nepali: भोजपुर जिल्लाAbout this sound Listen  is in Kosi Zone of Nepal's Eastern Development Region. The district's area is 1,507nbsp;km² with a population of 182,459 (2011). The administrative center is Bhojpur.

Classified as a Hill District, Bhojpur actually spans five of Nepal's eight climate zones.[1] 3% of the district's area is below 300 meters elevation in the Lower Tropical zone and 31% is Upper Tropical from 300 to 1,000 meters. 50% of the land area belongs to the Subtropical Zone between 1,000 and 2,000 meters and 15% is Temperate (2,000 to 3,000 meters). 2% rises higher into the Subalpine Zone.

Traditionally, the inhabitants of this area have been the indigenous Rai ethnic group; the Newar ethnic group being the main people in the Bhojpur town. Bhojpur forms part of Majh Kirat/Kirant (Middle Kirat). It is one of the richest districts in Nepal in biodiversity.[citation needed]

In the northern part of this district lies the beautiful small city of Dingla. Various hill castes, Brahmin (bahun in Nepali), Kshetriya (Chhettri in Nepali), and ethnic groups like Rai reside within this beautiful area. This is the place where rudraksha trees grow naturally in the forest as well as individually on people's land. The religious leader, women's rights activist and poet Yogmaya Neupane was born in 1860 in Dingla.

Champe is the other small town where people from surrounding villages come and sell their products. This happens every 15 days and is called Hatiya.

Balankha (Walangkha) is one of the growing towns in the southwest area of Bhojpur. Another town Ghoretar, southeast of Bhojpur, has been a center point of trade, education and administration for a long time. It is famous as Hatuwa Gadi "a powerful fort of Kirat king Sunahang" in Kirat history.

Balankha borders with neighboring Khotang district's Bopung village. Balankha is slowly emerging as another hub of education, communication, health and trade. The most distinctive thing about Balankha is its famous Chhongkha Sakela celebration. It is the Kirat Rai festival when Rais go to 'Sakewa Than' at Dammarkhu village of Khotang (across the river Buwa Khola), pray for good harvest and rain. Then they flock back to the open space of Chandi bazar to dance and celebrate with great joy.

Geography and Climate[edit]

Climate Zone[2] Elevation Range  % of Area
Lower Tropical below 300 meters (1,000 ft)  2.7%
Upper Tropical 300 to 1,000 meters
1,000 to 3,300 ft.
30.5%
Subtropical 1,000 to 2,000 meters
3,300 to 6,600 ft.
49.8%
Temperate 2,000 to 3,000 meters
6,400 to 9,800 ft.
15.1%
Subalpine 3,000 to 4,000 meters
9,800 to 13,100 ft.
 1.7%

Towns and villages[edit]

Map of the VDCs in Bhojpur District

Aamtep, Annapurna, Baikuntha, Balankha, Basikhola, Basingtharpur, Basteem, Bhaisipankha, Bhubal, Bhulke, Bokhim, Bhojpur, Boya, Champe, Changre, Charambi, Chaukidada, Chhinamukh, Dalgaun, Deurali, Dewantar, Dhodalekhani, Dobhane, Dummana, Gogane, Gupteshwor, Hasanpur, Helauchha, Homtang, Jarayotar, Keemalung, Keurepani, Khairang, Khartimchha, Khatamma, Khawa, Kota, Kudak Kaule, Kulunga, Lekharka, Mane Bhanjyang, Mulpani, Nagi, Nepaledada, Okhre, Pangcha, Patle Pani, Pawala, Pyauli, Ranibas, Sangpang, Sano Dumba, Shyamsila, Siddheswor, Sindrang, Syamsila, Taksar, Thidingkha, Thulo Dumma, Timma, Tiwari Bhanjyang, Tunggochha, Yaku, Yangpang, Chaukidada, Aamtep

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Map of Potential Vegetation of Nepal - a forestry/agroecological/biodiversity classification system, . Forest & Landscape Development and Environment Series 2-2005 and CFC-TIS Document Series No.110., 2005, ISBN 87-7803-210-9, retrieved Nov 22, 2013 
  2. ^ The Map of Potential Vegetation of Nepal - a forestry/agroecological/biodiversity classification system, . Forest & Landscape Development and Environment Series 2-2005 and CFC-TIS Document Series No.110., 2005, ISBN 87-7803-210-9, retrieved Nov 22, 2013 

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External links[edit]

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Coordinates: 27°10′21″N 87°02′53″E / 27.17250°N 87.04806°E / 27.17250; 87.04806

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