Posts tagged ‘CFGORRP/DHMRFP/001/2016

The main objective of the Project (CFGORRP/DHM) is to reduce human and material losses from Glacial Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF) events in Solukhumbu District and catastrophic flooding events in the Terai and Churia Range of Nepal. Department of Hydrology …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.