Khukuri – The famous Gurkha Knife

Khukuri is long curved knife which is made famous by Gurkha soldiers in past days and popular as unique souvenir of Nepal. It is also commonly used by the villagers as a purpose of cutting things in their daily lives. Travelers can buy this authentic craft in most of the souvenir shops of Kathmandu. The Khukuries are mostly sold in the tourist market some are crafted nice design which includes two miniature knives, one serving as a pen knife and the other as a flint for lightening fire.

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