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Pashupatinath Temple

Pashupati Nath Road, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Pashupati Nath Road, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Pashupatinath Temple, the largest Hindu temple worshipping the Hindu God Shiva who is known as Pashupati that means the master of the whole universe, is a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in Nepal. Located at the bank of the Bagmati River, 5km northwest of Kathmandu City,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the ancient temples of Siva ,in Kathmandu , Pashupatinath defines Nepal in terms of hospitality , spirituality and devotion . It is believed that the temple was constructed in 400 BC ( source Wikepedia) ,but no definitive proof of that . It was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of best historical place in Kathmandu valley. Here you can see Many ancient place and statues.it is very important to see a ritual involved with a cremation.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a must place to visit, most Hindus come to Nepal to visit temple. Again we visited this time on Monday, generally Monday's are busy but being a holy day it was very busy. Here there are different type of Darsan, if you want close...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The site itself is impressive. But what makes it unique is the cremations taking place on a daily basis and experiencing the different local approach to death from other cultures.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This temple needs no introduction and is on every traveller's list. I visited Pashupati Nath temple today and tomorrow Prime Minister of India is scheduled to visit here. The temple is conveniently located and can be reached by road. I really liked the way footwear...More

Thank Bhanu K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a very nice and very old temple. You feel peace in this temple a lot of peoples comes regularyly in this temple for worship. If you have intrested to do the special pooja dont go direclty to the poojaries they demd more you do...More

Thank jai1003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very ancient temple considered as second Varanasi. Huge complex with many small temples. Evening Harathi is a must see. There is no demand for money from any priest or guide. Well maintained..

Thank Pln S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stumbled across this by walking off the beaten track and coming into the back route following some locals. Funerals are held here on funeral pyres so you need to be aware of this. Both the temple, the shrines and the people are full of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited temple on 25 March 2018 on our trip to Kathmandu. The area and surrounding is very big. Bagmati river is flowing adjacent to temple. Darshan to bholey baba was very nice. Hindu must visit this holy tempel.

Thank Pradeep A
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kishore100
14 January 2018|
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Response from Vipin A | Reviewed this property |
the car will take you till a certain point after which you need to walk . I am not sure ,but there may be wheelchair facility . Anyways the walk is not that much . I don't think there is priority darshan there. You can see... More
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smithca37
8 January 2018|
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Response from Ronit G | Reviewed this property |
Try to visit the temple on Monday i.e. Jan 22. There will be more Sadhu on Monday.
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Marktayl6
11 December 2017|
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Response from UkCallie | Reviewed this property |
Yes - 1 hour was good for me.
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