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This stunning temple is Nepal’s finest example of Shikhara style architecture, not quite as popular as the Pagoda style but taller and more ornate.
Durbar Marg, Patan (Lalitpur) 44700, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very elegant building in Patan. Hindu architecture with beautiful curvings all over.Walk around the temple to capture all its details. Nice spot for pictures too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pantelis_Rhodes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hindu temple is inside of Patan Durbar Square. It’s different then the other temples and for me for sure the highlight in Patan. Because it’s a hindu temple it’s forbidden to go inside the temple for non hindus. But the temple is already beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 68rogerw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On 5th Nov we visited a stone wrought monument in sikhar style architecture, Krishnamandir built by King Siddhi Narsimha Malla of Patan in 1637 when he dreamt that Lord Krishna and Radha were standing in front of his palace . On the same spot ,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dilip S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was built inn 1637 by King Siddhinarsingh and is one of the earliest stone temples, or Indian origin in Nepal. It is an impressive structure and appeared intact. It has architectural similarities to the stone temple behind the ticket office known as the Krishna...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

when visiting Patan it is hard to miss this temple. Make sure to catch it while there- take in all the history and the significance- this will be sure to catch your ey

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

its very good place to visit if u r into hindu rituals. the temple is made from one stone and you can see the handicraft of the old heritage of the nepalese people over here

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Raju R
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Krishna Mandir is located in patan or also Patan Durbar Square. This temple has a very historical and religious value. It is well maintained and preserved. The environment around is clean and people around are very friendly. A must place to visit while in Nepal.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Even though one cannot currently enter, the three story stone temple is a stunning monuments and worth seeing.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank yns_10
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This is the most attractive temple in Patan Darbar square. It is partly damaged due to the earthquake.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The temple within the patan durbar square was badly damaged in the earthquake of 2015, it is under renovation and hence closed for the visitors. We can have a look from a distance only.

Date of experience: February 2018
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