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Postcard From Kathmandu

Postcard From Kathmandu

At the Balaju Baise Dhara (22 water spouts), a young boy washes his head. During Nepal's Baishak Asnan festival, devotees believe that the water will cure pain and skin diseases.

Photograph: Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters

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Amanda Erickson is a senior associate editor at The Atlantic Cities. All posts »

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