Tharu museum opens for visitors

KANCHANPUR: A Tharu Museum based in Bhalka of Shuklaphanta Municipality-8 in Kanchanpur has been opened for tourists, from home and abroad, targeting the Visit Nepal Year 2020.

The museum has been set up in a traditional Tharu house built with the support of the municipality ward office. The museum has been fitted with solar power and also ensures toilet facility for the visitors. It reflects the culture, lifestyle, and tradition of the Tharu people.

Artefact and articles that Tharu people have been using for their livelihood since ancient times have been displayed in the museum.

Besides, it features traditional costumes and agricultural tools that belong to the Tharu community.