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Nepal's Historic Landmarks After The Massive Quake

Nepal encountered with the massive earthquake of 7.8 Richter Scale dated 25th April 2015. More than 3,000 people died, thousands of people have become homeless and the country witnessed a big loss. The biggest earthquake in the century damaged many landmarks which were historically very important.

Some of the major losses are shown in the photographs below.

Nepal's Historic Landmarks After The Massive Quake

Nepal's Historic Landmarks After The Massive Quake

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Damaged historic landmarks after the quake

Damaged historic landmarks after the quake

1. The historic ''Dharahara'' before and after the massive quake.

1. The historic ''Dharahara'' before and after the massive quake.

''Dharahara'' was built in 1832. It was one of the major tourists' attractions in Kathmandu.

2. ''Swayambhunath Stupa'', an important Buddhist monument in Kathmandu is also damaged by the earthquake.

2. ''Swayambhunath Stupa'', an important Buddhist monument in Kathmandu is also damaged by the earthquake.

''Swayambhunath'' is the spot from which the whole Kathmandu valley can be viewed.

3. ''Basantpur Durbar Square'' after the massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake.

3. ''Basantpur Durbar Square'' after the massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake.

A Large number of tourists come to Kathmandu to observe the historical monuments.

4. World famous Hindu temple ''Pashupatinath'' witnesses the mass cremation after the devastating earthquake.

4. World famous Hindu temple ''Pashupatinath'' witnesses the mass cremation after the devastating earthquake.

More than three thousand people died by the earthquake in Nepal in 25th April 2015.

5. ''Patan Durbar Square'' is one of the pagodas which is damaged by the quake along with other temples.

5. ''Patan Durbar Square'' is one of the pagodas which is damaged by the quake along with other temples.

Kathmandu has lost its beauty after the earthquake.

6. City of temples Kathmandu has been suffering by frequent aftershocks even after a day of big quake.

6. City of temples Kathmandu has been suffering by frequent aftershocks even after a day of big quake.

7. Almost all temples in Kathmandu city are hampered.

7. Almost all temples in Kathmandu city are hampered.

8. Homeless people are dwelling in tents and are expecting for proper management.

8. Homeless people are dwelling in tents and are expecting for proper management.

9. Many roads all around the country are badly cracked.

9. Many roads all around the country are badly cracked.

10. The earthquake has ruined many other towns and villages in Nepal.

10. The earthquake has ruined many other towns and villages in Nepal.

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