It is also one of the important products of Bhaktapur, usually produced by a cast called Tamot (Tamrakar). They are still handcrafted in the same method used at the time the craft originated centuries ago and represent auspicious, religious, and powerful deities. Then there are the hand-tapped pots, vases, and bells used in homes all over Nepal. One can find people at work in the small alleys of Chaskhya (Chasukhel).
Metal Crafts at Bhaktapur
Then there are the hand tapped pots, vases, and bells used in homes all over Nepal.