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Newar urban settlements: the evolution of Newar seismic engineering solutions?

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Gagan Kansakar, gazes out over the construction of the New Rose Garden, western part of Maru Tole, Kathmandu Nepal.
In the center of the photograph is the construction of the new Rose Garden, using brick masonry and reinforced concrete frame construction.
In the background on the right is the sacred hill of Nagajun.

© James Giambrone.