Gandaki Zone,Gorkha District (Gorkha)

September 14, 2008 at 10:28 am Leave a comment

Gorkha

The name of today’s Nepalese City of Gorkha

The name of today’s District of Gorkha

The name of those rifle regiments of the modern Indian Army, successors of the Gurkhas of Britain’s imperial Indian Army.

The name of the medieval state of Gorkha

Nepalese official name as a state before 1930

Gorkha Beer, a brand of beer brewed in Nepal

See also Gurkha – the people from Nepal and parts of northern India, who take their name from the eighth century Hindu warrior-saint Guru Gorakhnath, and the name of the regiments recruited from these districts, that were a part of Britain’s Indian Army and which are now a part of today’s British Army.

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