Jaya Prakash Malla
|Jaya Prakash Malla|
|Raja of Kantipur|
|Occupation||King of Kantipur|
Jaya Prakash Malla (जयप्रकाश मल्ल) (died 1768) was the last king of Yen (यें) or Kantipur (कान्तिपुर) which corresponds to present day Kathmandu. He ruled from 1736 to 1746, and then from 1750 until his death in 1768. He was very unlucky to have to spend a lot of time fighting other kingdoms of Nepal including Prithvi narayan Shah in Battle of Kathmandu .
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