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Documentary on Bhojpur, Nepal. Video on Kulung, Chaukidanda etc...
Documentary on Bhojpur, Nepal. Video on Kulung, Chaukidanda etc...
DATE: 2013/06/28::
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Birendra higher Secondary School bhojpur by Mr Pasang dorchi Sherpa
Birendra higher Secondary School bhojpur by Mr Pasang dorchi Sherpa
DATE: 2012/04/23::
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DINGLA  THE HEAVENLY PLACE
DINGLA THE HEAVENLY PLACE
DATE: 2014/08/20::
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Peace Building from Below (PBB)
Peace Building from Below (PBB)
DATE: 2013/01/18::
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ramesh khatri dobhane 4 bhojpur koshi east of nepal
ramesh khatri dobhane 4 bhojpur koshi east of nepal
DATE: 2013/06/15::
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Bhojpure Kukri - Authentic Gurkha Khukuri(kukri) from Nepal
Bhojpure Kukri - Authentic Gurkha Khukuri(kukri) from Nepal
DATE: 2013/01/13::
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Purbai Nepala Bhojpur Bajara by Rajesh Payel Rai
Purbai Nepala Bhojpur Bajara by Rajesh Payel Rai
DATE: 2014/10/31::
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At Dingla Bhojpur,east of Nepal
At Dingla Bhojpur,east of Nepal
DATE: 2014/10/20::
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MY OLD  HOUSE WE MIGRATED  TO JHAPA
MY OLD HOUSE WE MIGRATED TO JHAPA
DATE: 2013/07/19::
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bhojpur Tyamke Mahotsab 2068, Nepal ( http://bhojpuronline.com )
bhojpur Tyamke Mahotsab 2068, Nepal ( http://bhojpuronline.com )
DATE: 2012/05/21::
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Earthquake Nepal 2015 April 29 Day 5 Nepali Nakkhu Jail  Bhojpur Kavre News
Earthquake Nepal 2015 April 29 Day 5 Nepali Nakkhu Jail Bhojpur Kavre News
DATE: 2015/04/29::
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Roads closed due to constructions - Bhojpur
Roads closed due to constructions - Bhojpur
DATE: 2014/06/29::
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Glimpse of Nepal Darshan (The 730 Days of Nepal Tour).
Glimpse of Nepal Darshan (The 730 Days of Nepal Tour).
DATE: 2012/09/19::
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Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Khaling Rai children perfoming cultural dance]
Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Khaling Rai children perfoming cultural dance]
DATE: 2013/12/02::
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bungwasatim waterfall.wmv
bungwasatim waterfall.wmv
DATE: 2012/05/04::
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Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Khaling Rai Language]
Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Khaling Rai Language]
DATE: 2013/12/02::
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tujse naaraz nai jindagi bhojpur nepal
tujse naaraz nai jindagi bhojpur nepal
DATE: 2010/12/17::
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Help Jaleswari School, Bhojpur, Nepal
Help Jaleswari School, Bhojpur, Nepal
DATE: 2009/11/24::
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Revival of Kirat people language - Ancient language of Nepal
Revival of Kirat people language - Ancient language of Nepal
DATE: 2013/12/04::
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No. 1 Most Extreme and Dangerous Airport: Lukla Tenzing-Hillary Airport, Nepal 全球最危險機場
No. 1 Most Extreme and Dangerous Airport: Lukla Tenzing-Hillary Airport, Nepal 全球最危險機場
DATE: 2007/10/29::
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Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Chamling Rai Language]
Ancient language of Nepal [Kirat Chamling Rai Language]
DATE: 2013/12/04::
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Faces Of Nepal
Faces Of Nepal
DATE: 2013/11/01::
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Bhojpur Bhaisipankha Delikharka-2 (Birth Place) Nepal
Bhojpur Bhaisipankha Delikharka-2 (Birth Place) Nepal
DATE: 2012/05/21::
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Earthquake Nepal 25-4-2015, Kathmandu, Pokhara More 2000 people Death
Earthquake Nepal 25-4-2015, Kathmandu, Pokhara More 2000 people Death
DATE: 2015/04/26::
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Video A strong (7.9) earthquake hit Nepal in  Kathmandu and tourist town Pokhara
Video A strong (7.9) earthquake hit Nepal in Kathmandu and tourist town Pokhara
DATE: 2015/04/26::
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Jailai pani dukhai dukha, sukha ta kaha hola
Jailai pani dukhai dukha, sukha ta kaha hola
DATE: 2011/05/04::
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The Making of Kim Children
The Making of Kim Children's Library at Thangpalkot VDC, Sindhupalchowk District, Nepal
DATE: 2012/07/23::
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Bhojpur ko soltini ramnawami bajarma
Bhojpur ko soltini ramnawami bajarma
DATE: 2011/06/18::
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Nepal - Ein kleiner Reisebericht
Nepal - Ein kleiner Reisebericht
DATE: 2013/11/02::
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Interview with a very smart boy in Nepal
Interview with a very smart boy in Nepal
DATE: 2014/02/08::
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Click Nepal Jillaa: Easy Play
Click Nepal Jillaa: Easy Play
DATE: 2012/05/28::
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Bhojpur district football associations Grass root football festival-2069 (3)
Bhojpur district football associations Grass root football festival-2069 (3)
DATE: 2012/08/31::
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2nd Bhojpur Gold Cup: See The Football Craze In Hilly District Of Bhojpur By GoalNepal.com
2nd Bhojpur Gold Cup: See The Football Craze In Hilly District Of Bhojpur By GoalNepal.com
DATE: 2013/04/26::
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Estern part of Nepal tour, village tour, Dharan Dhankuta tour, nepal Tour, Dhoje banda tour
Estern part of Nepal tour, village tour, Dharan Dhankuta tour, nepal Tour, Dhoje banda tour
DATE: 2014/07/15::
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HYATRUNG WATERFALL(ह्यात्रुंग झरना ,तेह्रथुम ) :NEPAL TOP WATERFALL
HYATRUNG WATERFALL(ह्यात्रुंग झरना ,तेह्रथुम ) :NEPAL TOP WATERFALL
DATE: 2013/08/15::
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iJagriti Seminar at Shivrajitola village in Bhojpur District
iJagriti Seminar at Shivrajitola village in Bhojpur District
DATE: 2011/04/04::
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Flood in Mahakali River, Nepal 2013
Flood in Mahakali River, Nepal 2013
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Barkha lagyo kishanlai Gairi khet hilo vo
Barkha lagyo kishanlai Gairi khet hilo vo
DATE: 2011/05/03::
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Favourite of Flight Simulator Fans:Twin Otter landing at Jomsom Airport, Nepal
Favourite of Flight Simulator Fans:Twin Otter landing at Jomsom Airport, Nepal
DATE: 2014/12/18::
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NEPALI COMEDY || NEPAL KO PLANE BHAGWAN BHAROSE ||
NEPALI COMEDY || NEPAL KO PLANE BHAGWAN BHAROSE ||
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Road Networks Between Bhojpur and Dhankuta is established.
Road Networks Between Bhojpur and Dhankuta is established.
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Nepal Earthquake "Kavre Deupur"
Nepal Earthquake "Kavre Deupur"
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Manamaya/Khanidanda  Airport, Khotang, Nepal
Manamaya/Khanidanda Airport, Khotang, Nepal
DATE: 2012/04/21::
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Bhojpur chaukidanda, kulung vdc
Bhojpur chaukidanda, kulung vdc
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Damak Jhapa Nepal HD
Damak Jhapa Nepal HD
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Bhojpur Idol
Bhojpur Idol
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Dudhkunda-Pikey Cultural Trail (Solukhumbu, Nepal)
Dudhkunda-Pikey Cultural Trail (Solukhumbu, Nepal)
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Eh....salala koshi
Eh....salala koshi
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Manang Airport at Humde, Manang, Nepal
Manang Airport at Humde, Manang, Nepal
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Bhojpur district football associations Grass root football festival-2069  (5)
Bhojpur district football associations Grass root football festival-2069 (5)
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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 (2011)
 • Total 182,459
 • Density 120/km2 (310/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 1,507 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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Map of Potential Vegetation of Nepal - a forestry/agroecological/biodiversity classification system (PDF), . 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 (PDF), . 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 

Further reading[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Bhojpur District, Nepal at Wikimedia Commons

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

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