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Daman दामन (Nepali: दामन) is a small village, marketplace, and tourist attraction in Thaha Municipality, Makwanpur District, central Nepal. It lies on the Tribhuvan Highway, about 77 kilometres (48 mi) southwest of Kathmandu (about halfway to Hetauda) at an elevation of 2,322 metres (7,620 ft).
The village also contains the Everest Panorama Resort, which includes a helipad. Since the village lies on the outskirts of Kathmandu, it provides a great opportunity for the people residing in Kathmandu to observe its beauty and use it for means of recreation. Also, during winter, snowfall occurs in the hills, augmenting the beauty of the village. There is religious site near called Risheshor. The main festival occurs in Fagu purne. There is a Botanical garden in daman. Different varieties of Rhododendron are available here.
- Daman, Nepal travel guide from Wikivoyage
- Woodhatch, Tom. Nepal Handbook. Google books. Retrieved 2010-09-20.
- Pratap Bista (April 26, 2004). "Daman could be rhododendron sanctuary". eKantipur.com. Archived from the original on 2004-05-03. Retrieved 2008-02-16.
- "Conservation Successes" (PDF). Government of Nepal. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 5, 2009. Retrieved 2008-02-16.
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