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Since 2010, the troupe has performed in Kathmandu Valley and the border towns of southern Nepal’s Terai plains, but also at Britain’s Glastonbury Festival in 2014, enthralling audiences with their acrobatics, aerial skills and storytelling. The film’s …

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.