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Only the King and priests are allowed entry to this shrine to the goddess Taleju Bhawani.
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| Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

We visited this during our Nepal trip in December 2010. This three-roofed temple established in 1564 is located at one end of Durbar Square in Kathmandu. It showcases a typical Newari architectural style and is elevated on platforms that form a pyramid-like structure. It is...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Nice place to visit and You Can Visit Museum as Well.The work which has been done to make it is Tremendous .Lots of Local People come here and Enjoy Their time.Many Foreigners come and enjoy their time and I would Advise you to Hire a...More

Thank Sumitkoul
Reviewed 29 October 2015

While visiting Kathmandu's Hanuman-Dhoka Durbar Square, you will find "two" important temples honouring Goddess Taleju Bhawani, the protective deity of Nepal and its former Royal Family. Goddess Taleju Bhawani, with four heads and ten arms, is worshipped basically in Nepal, by both hinduism and buddhism,...More

1  Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This is a land Mark connected to the old palace at the Kathmandu Durbar Square. They don't let people inside and absolutely no foreigners as it was the shrine to the family Goddess of the ancient rules of Nepal. It adds a lot to the...More

2  Thank Ram P
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Degu taleju temple is royal goddess of malla kings of Kathmandu valley. Situated in Kathmandu durbar square, a worth temple to visit.

1  Thank swopnil-himalayan
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The Taleju temple of Kathmandu near Hanuman Dhoka durbar square is known to be the family deity of the Malla clan. This old temple is opened to the Hindu once a year during the Dashain festival. Got lucky to watch the idol of Taleju Bhawani...More

Thank 7NRG
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Visited the Kathmandu Durbar Square on 2 January 2015, arranged by Outshine Adventures, Mr.Prasant , the fluent English speaking guide accompanied us through out the tour. It said that the construction of the huge three-tiered Taleju Mandir heralded a new phase in the architecture of...More

Thank Erwin K
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

We were so lucky that we got chance to visit this temple on that day it was open.for your kind information this temple opens for all only one time in a year. There was no plan for us on that day visit this place. We...More

2  Thank anupam b
Reviewed 3 April 2015

This was first temple erected with more than two roofs and first to be raised on a tall stepped platform of Kathmandu Valley.The temple is dedicated to Goddess Taleju Bhawani. Taleju Temple is royal diety of Malla King. The temple was built by King Mahendra...More

2  Thank JAGDISHJAGDISH
Reviewed 5 November 2013

this is probably the best temple in durbar square. In newari style you can mae steps and watch durbar square in antoehr point of view.

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