Nepal: New Year Festivals of Bhaktapur and Thimi - paulsmit
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'Shiva behind curtain.'

	A statue of Shiva in Thimi is partly hidden by a curtain. He is flanked by a smaller version who is holding a Damaru drum and a trident. Red and yellow powder has been smeared on the sculptures during puja offerings. Photo Paul Smit.