Koshi Zone

one of the fourteen zones of Nepal.

Koshi (Nepali: कोशी अञ्चलAbout this soundListen , is one of the fourteen zones of Nepal.[1] The headquarters of Koshi Zone is Biratnagar. It is also its largest city. Other cities of Koshi Zone are Inaruwa, Dharan, Dhankuta and Itahari. Its main rivers are the Arun, Tamar and Sapta Koshi. Koshi has six districts. These are Bhojpur, Dhankuta, Morang, Sankhuwasabha, Sunsari and Terhathum.[2]


कोशी अञ्चल
Koshi districts.png
Country   Nepal
 • Total2,335,047
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)
District Type Headquarters
Bhojpur Hill Bhojpur
Dhankuta Hill Dhankuta
Morang Terai Biratnagar
Sankhuwasabha Mountain Khandbari
Sunsari Terai Inaruwa
Terhathum Hill Myanglung

Famous Religious PlacesEdit

  • Pindeswari Temple, Dharan
  • Buda Subba, Dharan
  • Panchakanya Temple, Dharan
  • Bishnupaduka, Dharan
  • Kali Mandir, Biratnagar

Related pagesEdit


  1. "Koshi, Nepal". Thulung Photo.com. Retrieved 20 August 2015.
  2. "Koshi Zone in Nepal". Visit Nepal. Retrieved 20 August 2015.