Culture & Lifestyle

Changa chait: Will there be kites?

Three generations of kite makers and sellers reflect on the wayward tradition of kite-flying during Dashain. Changa chait: Will there be kites?
Seventy-nine-year-old Dabal Man Manandhar is seen making kites at his store located in Kalimati. Sanjog Manandhar/TKP
Alisha Sijapati
Published at : September 28, 2019
Updated at : September 28, 2019 07:16

Alisha Sijapati

Alisha Sijapati is a journalist who specializes in telling human-interest stories, delving into history and heritage, and highlighting artistic endeavors. Her previous work experience includes contributions to Nepali Times, The Kathmandu Post, and The Himalayan Times. As of 2021, she is also a co-founder of the Nepal Heritage Recovery Campaign.