Koshi Zone

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Koshi
कोशी अञ्चल
Zone
Koshi districts.png
Country    Nepal
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,335,047
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Koshi (Nepali: कोशी अञ्चलAbout this sound Listen , is one of the fourteen zones of Nepal.[1] The headquarters of Koshi Zone is Biratnagar. It is also its largest city. Other cities of Koshi Zone are Inaruwa, Dharan, Dhankuta and Itahari. Its main rivers are the Arun, Tamar and Sapta Koshi. Koshi has six districts. These are Bhojpur, Dhankuta, Morang, Sankhuwasabha, Sunsari and Terhathum.[2]

District Type Headquarters
Bhojpur Hill Bhojpur
Dhankuta Hill Dhankuta
Morang Terai Biratnagar
Sankhuwasabha Mountain Khandbari
Sunsari Terai Inaruwa
Terhathum Hill Myanglung

Famous Religious Places[change | change source]

  • Pindeswari Temple, Dharan
  • Buda Subba, Dharan
  • Panchakanya Temple, Dharan
  • Bishnupaduka, Dharan
  • Kali Mandir, Biratnagar

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Koshi, Nepal". Thulung Photo.com. Retrieved 20 August 2015. 
  2. "Koshi Zone in Nepal". Visit Nepal. Retrieved 20 August 2015.