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Budha NilKantha Temple, kathmandu, Nepal

situated with in 10kms of Kathmandu with bad road and congested traffic, this temple is a very good... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
krishnamk
,
Hyderabad, India
The Sleeping God

Budanilkantha Temple is the home to the Hindu God of life- Lord Bishnu. The temple lying at the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Soojansth
,
Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

situated with in 10kms of Kathmandu with bad road and congested traffic, this temple is a very good Attraction and not to be missed during a trip to Kathmandu. it is a open temple with a stone carving of abou 4 metres in the a...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Budanilkantha Temple is the home to the Hindu God of life- Lord Bishnu. The temple lying at the base of Shivpuri Hill has a floating deity Bishnu, one of the major Gods of Hindu trios. The sleeping posture of Vishnu which is called Jalasayan with...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This point is very holy place for Buddhist and Hindu both religion. Most of the people will go to visit there and they pray to sleeping single stone lord bisnu

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Budha Nilkantha Temple has the idol of Lord Bishnu in a lying position. The idol is in the pond. You can see the idol from all the four directions from the open area because it is just surrounded by the iron bars. It was believed...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

My fourth trip to Kathmandu and my first time visiting here, very unique and tranquil the position which the deity is, it's one of a kind and never seen before,

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Budhanilkantha Temple is a Hindu open air temple dedicated to lord Vishnu. This is one of the largest stone carving statue of lord Vishnu in Nepal. This is a place where people come to worship Vishnu. We also visited this place to worship lord Vishnu...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Buddha Nilkantha temple is an old Buddha temple in Kathmandu. It has a large Buddha statue. We visited the temple. It is good for tourist to visit the temple.

Thank schroff
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Generally, Shiva is referred to as Neelkantha or the blue-throat god, since he drank poison from the world. However in this case, it is Vishnu, who is lying on a bed of snakes and dreaming of the world.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

People come here to seek the blessings of God Vishnu. Lord Vishnu's temples are not in huge numbers. So it's a real pleasure to get to see a Vishnu temple. Loved the experience. When I went here some construction work was going on but it...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is nice very old temple where idol is lying in sleeping pose in water. open since early morning.

1  Thank MukeshDave
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