Balbhadra Kunwar Khukuri

$149.99

Total Instock: 3


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This Khukuri knife is our attempt to celebrate the bravery of COmmander Balbhadra kunwar who had commanded the Nepali military force against the British to protect the Nalapani Fort and the subsequent invasion into Nepal during the Anglo-Nepal war. He was highly praised by Nepalese government as well as English side.

This Kukri is absolutely great for any kind of heavy works like chopping wood, fire wood, bone, or cleaning bushes.  Because of its broad body than other types of khukuri, it serves well for heavy duty tactical jobs.

Made out of carbon steel or Car spring or railway track

The Sheath is made out of water buffalo hide (leather) covered in soft wood. Handle is made from Rosewood.

Display Stand included

 

Package weight   2 lbs 9.3 oz
Blade Weight   2 lbs 2.25 oz
Sheath Weight  6.85 oz
Body Lenght  12 inches
Overall Lenght  19 inches
Belly  2.25 inches
Handle   7 inches
Handle Circumference  5 inches

Free USPS Ground shipping.

See return policy for returns.

Use knife maintenance/lubrication oil.

Incase rust develops, first clean the blade with some petrol/gasoline then rub the rust off with fine sandpaper; wipe it off by a clean cloth and apply oil. A buff machine may be used to re-shine the rust infected area

Khukuri is a utility knife of Nepalese people and also is a National weapon of Nepal. It is not just a symbol of long histoy of bravery and pride but also an exquisite example of local craftsmanship which is well renowned all over the world because of its effectivity, utility, execution and ease.

This Khukri is handforged by The "Kami' and and "Biswakarma" castes/group in Kathmadu, Nepal. Kamis are the ethic group who primarily work with Metals and are the traditional inheritors of the art of kukri-making. Unfortunately, They are considered lower caste and untochables in Nepalese Society which makes their survival more difficult.

Purchasing this product helps them to earn some bread for their family.

Fair trade commited.

25% of the profit goes to the children in Nepal for their school fees.