Sahid Smarak – photo feature

Sahid Smarak is a memorial park dedicated to the brave martyrs of Nepal. This memorial park cum zoo cum fun park is situated at a distance of about 2 km from the Hetauda bazaar. The park is open for everyone and also the entry fee isn’t much. The huge land is covered with Sal and Salla trees. There is a stone carved with the faces of 13 martyrs at the center of the park. It is also available as a picnic spot and one is allowed to take as many photos as they desire after paying the minimum charge of Rs10. for the still camera.

A stone carved with the faces of brave Nepali martyrs. It is placed at the center of the park and is surrounded by a fence.

The view of the memorial stone and the area around it seen from one of the view towers in Sahid Smarak.

One of the few interesting statues made for taking funny photos. A minimum charge of Rs 10 is required to take photos here.

A leopard resting inside its cage in Sahid Smarak. There are other species of animals like guinea pig, deer, rabbit, tortoise, crocodile, etc. inside this memorial park cum zoo.

Photos by: Anisha Bhattarai