Publication Nepalaya is set to launch 'Ranahar'' a fictionalized account based on the historic portrayal of the last Malla King Ranajeet Malla, authored by History Scholar, Yogesh Raj.
The novel has been titled Ranahar meaning defeat in war. Ranahar unfolds the stories of Bhaktapur’s last Malla King, Ranajeet Malla, how he was defeated by Gorkhali King Prithivi Narayan Shah. The novel also elaborates on events leading to defeat and ultimate surrender by Mallas to the Gorkhali King. The author Yogesh Raj has redefined stories being told about this segment of Nepali history.