Posted by: NepaliSaila October 29, 2016
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They definitely have diverse genetic pool. To understand reason behind that you have to go all the way back in history. Kathmandu used to be center of trade and wealth. So it was attacked/looted very often, from forces in the north, south, east, west you name it. And you all know what happens when those attacks happen. Many children born in the year after the attack carried those genes from different attacking soldiers. Some soldiers even settled down in Kathmandu. Thats how newars of Kathmandu got genes from tibetians, madhesis, bahun/chettris, mongols and looks like one.
I DONT KNOW WHY PEOPLE ARE STILL TALKING ABOUT RACE IN 2016. IF YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT PRESERVING CULTURE, I AM ALL FOR IT. LONG LIVE CULTURE OF EACH ETHNICITY.
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