National Geographic : 1935 Mar
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE A PONDEROUS, ORNATE FRAME FOR A TINY IDOL The object of worship in this temple at Bhatgaon is the small figure in the central niche. The seated boy rests his hand on a temple bell, rung vigorously when an offering is made. w iiIauulal ucuig dpul oucicly AUtocnromes Lumiere Dy .lartln Ilurllmann WATER SPOUTS FROM THE MOUTHS OF STRANGE STONE DRAGONS At the sides of the necks are carved medallions and on the wall are other mythological reliefs. In the rainy season the lowland plains of Nepal are unhealthful for Europeans because of malaria.