Low angle view of a flying pigeon in front of King Pratap Malla's ancient statue located at Kathmandu Durbar Square.

The king was an intellectual, a pious devotee, and he was especially interested in arts. He called himself a Kavindra, king of poets, and boasted that he was learned in fifteen different languages.

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