He introduced Krishna Jatra and Lakhe Jatra as well. He built Laksmi Vihara and introduced the custom of worshipping a virgin girl as 'Kumari'.
The history of Nepal has been influenced by its position in the Himalaya and its two neighbours, modern day India and China.
Due to the "arrival of disparate settler" groups from outside through the ages, it is now a multiethnic, multiracial, multicultural, multi religious, and multilingual country.
Harsha Deva, the successor of Bama Deva was a weak ruler.
There was no unity among the nobles and they asserted themselves in their respective spheres of influence.
Nepal had experienced a struggle for democracy at times in the 20th century and early 21st century.
During the 1990s and until 2008, the country was in a civil strife.The oldest Vamshavali or chronicle, the Gopalarajavamsavali, was copied from older manuscripts during the late 14th century, is a fairly reliable basis for Nepal's ancient history.The Vamshavalis mention the rule of several dynasties the Gopalas, the Abhiras and the Kiratas—over a stretch of millennia. After Aramudi, who is mentioned in the Kashmirian chronicle, the Rajatarangini of Kalhana (1150 CE), many Thakuri kings ruled over parts of the country up to the middle of the 12th century CE.The Dravidian people whose history predates the onset of the Bronze Age in South Asia (around 3300 BCE), before the coming of other ethnic groups like the Tibeto-Burmans and Indo-Aryans from across the border.Before Nepal's emergence as a unified nation in the later half of the 18th century, the designation 'Nepal' was largely applied only to the Kathmandu Valley and its surroundings.A peace treaty was signed in 2008 and elections were held in the same year.