Culture & Lifestyle

Ghosts of violence

The Skin of Chitwan highlights the ‘erasure’ of the Tharu community’s indigenous practices. Ghosts of violence
(Left) A picture by Dave Hohl from Chitwan in 1967 showing a dozer building a road at Bhalu Khola, Rapti Valley where logs were cut for the Timber Corporation of Nepal sawmill in Hetauda. (Right) Piles of cut logs photographed by Dave Hohl in 1967. Sarah Shamim/TKP
Sarah Shamim
Published at : March 11, 2023
Updated at : March 11, 2023 06:47

Sarah Shamim

Sarah Shamim was an intern at The Kathmandu Post. She produced written and visual stories about identity, culture, the environment, and urban development.