Kathmandu, Nepal © Mapbox© OpenStreetMap contributors The Newari deity Bhimsen is said to watch over traders and artisans, so it’s quite appropriate that the ground floor of this well-kept temple should be devoted to shop stalls.
Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall, situated in Kathmandu, Nepal, is a perfect venue for all types of events & trade shows. Information on Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall facilities, location, area of Bhrikutimandap Exhibition Hall, photos, videos and map can be found here.
Situated 8 km to the east of downtown Kathmandu, Boudhanath, is one of the most imposing landmarks in Kathmandu, visible as soon as you land at the Tribhuvan International Airport. It is the largest stupa in the Kathmandu Valley. The 36-meter-high stupa of Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in South Asia. With countless monasteries surrounding it, Boudhanath is the center of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal.
Boudhanath Stupa, the biggest stupa in Nepal with height 38m, is the landmark and a sacred pilgrimage site in Kathmandu for Tibetan Buddhists and Nepalese
Budhanilkantha Temple is situated below the Shivapuri Hill at the northern end of the kathmandu valley . and can be identified by a large reclining statue of Lord Vishnu. The temple's main statue of Budhanilkantha is considered the largest stone carving in Nepal.
Casino Anna is one of Kathmandu's most renowned sites. With the lowest hotel rates in town, Agoda.com offers many lodging options a short distance away from Casinos. A wide range of hotels are available near Casino Anna, from the friendly Hotel Silver Home to the luxurious The Malla Hotel.
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Established basically as the private zoo by late Prime Minister Juddha Sumsher J.B. Rana in 1932, The Central Zoo is the only zoo in Nepal. The Government of Nepal finally opened the zoo to the public in 1956.
Changu Narayan VDC has formed a committee called Changu Narayan Temple Management Committee which is the responsible body to work for protection, preservation, and management. Likewise the Department of Archeology and Palace Management Office, Bhaktapur has also provided assistance on the conservation and preservation of the temple. Many local youth clubs are involved in managing festivals, organizing awareness programs in and around the temple area.
Dharahara in Kathmandu was the tallest building in Nepal and the second such tower built by Bhimsen Thapa. The first tower was built eight years earlier in 1824 and was 11 stories high, two stories taller than the Dharahara.
Durbarmarg, Kathmandu This stylish rooftop establishment overlooking the Narayanhiti Palace is the jewel in the crown of the Roadhouse group. Situated on the classy shopping street, Durbar Marg, in the heart of the city. The outdoor deck area offers comfortable couches and armchairs with views across town.
Kathmandu’s Durbar Sq was where the city’s kings were once crowned and legitimised, and from where they ruled (‘durbar’ means palace). As such, the square remains the traditional heart of the old town and Kathmandu’s most spectacular legacy of traditional architecture.
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Welcome to Garden of Dreams, Kathmandu, Nepal The Garden of Dreams, a neo classical historical garden, is situated in the midst of Kathmandu city, Nepal. The Garden was famous as the garden of Six Seasons which was created by late Field Marshal Kaiser Sumsher Rana (1892-1964) in early 1920.
Guhyeshwari Temple. Guhyeshwari Temple is an important pilgrimage destination for the Hindus as well as the Buddhists. Located around one kilometer east of the main Pashupatinath Temple, it is one of the most important temples within the Pashupatinath area.
Kathmandu's royal palace, known as the Hanuman Dhoka, was originally founded during the Licchavi period (4th to 8th centuries AD), but the compound was expanded considerably by King Pratap Malla in the 17th century.
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Kathmandu, Nepal © Mapbox© OpenStreetMap contributors This temple, noted for the erotic carvings on its roof struts, is the oldest structure in this part of Durbar Sq.
The name of Kathmandu is a derivative of the word Kasthamandap. It was built under the reign of King Laxmi Narsingha Malla. Kasthamandap stands at the intersection of two ancient trade routes linking India and Tibet at Maru square.
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It is the largest metropolis in Nepal, with a population of 1.5 million in the city proper, and 3 million in its urban agglomeration across the Kathmandu Valley, which includes the towns of Lalitpur, Kirtipur, Madhyapur Thimi, Bhaktapur making the total population to roughly 5 million people and the municipalities across Kathmandu valley. Kathmandu is also the largest metropolis in the Himalayan hill region.
Kopan started from a vision of Lama Yeshe in 1969. Looking at the Kopan hill from his room in Boudha he thought that this would be a great place for a monastery. Read more about our history.
Kumari Ghar - Built in 1757, Kumari Ghar houses the living goddess of Kathmandu. Kumari Ghar is a palace in the center of the Kathmandu city, next to the Durbar square where a Royal Kumari selected from
Mahendra Museum Home » Museums » Mahendra Museum Together with the Tribhuvan Museum and the Birendra Museum, the Mahendra Museum is located in the Hanuman Dhoka Palace.
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On the east side of Kasthamandap in Kathmandu Durbar Square is a small but very important gilded temple known as Ashok Binayak or Maru Ganesh. The temple is a shirine dedicated to Maru Ganesh or Ashok Binayak (Vinayak ). While physically apart the Ashok Binayak is often thought to be a part of the overall Kasthamandap building.
Nag pokhari means in english snake pond or snake pokhari. The Hindu festival Nag-Panchami is observed during the monsoon time. Glimpses of the Nag Panchami …
Narayanhity Palace, Kathmandu, Nepal. 738 likes. Narayanhiti Palace, or Narayanhiti Durbar is a palace in Kathmandu, which long served as residence and...
Hanuman is worshipped in the temple in Kathmandu, but only the priests may enter. In Nepali, nasal means ‘dancing one’, and Nasal Chowk takes its name from the Dancing Shiva statue hidden in the whitewashed chamber on the northeastern side of the square.
Nepal has over 240 peaks above 20,000 ft. above sea level and the queen of these is Sagarmatha (Mount Everest), the highest mountain in the world. The territory of Nepal from east to west is about five hundred miles long and the breadth is between one hundred to one hundred and forty miles.
Natural history museum of Nepal is situated on the lap of Swayambhu stupa, a world heritage site in the west hillock of Kathmandu valley. Swayambhu hillock is itself a famous place not only in the context of the culture, religion and history of Kathmandu valley, but also equally famous place for the early plant hunters in Nepal. Our Mission.
Old Freak Street, or Freak Street (Nepali: Jhochhen Tole झोछेँ टोल) is a small street located at the south of Kathmandu Durbar Square.Presently known as Old Freak Street, this ancient street was named Freak Street referring to the hippie trail of the 1960s and 1970s.
Pashupatinath Temple is one of the 8 UNESCO Cultural Heritage Sites of the Kathmandu Valley. It is also a cremation site where the last rites of Hindus are performed. The site and events at cremation is not for the faint hearted; still visitors are seen watching curiously from across the river from the hill.
Patan Durbar Square. Lalitpur is on the elevated tract of land in Kathmandu Valley on the south side of the Bagmati River, which separates it from the city of Kathmandu on the northern and western side.
In an International Campaign by UNESCO for safeguarding the monuments of Kathmandu valley, the Austrian Government joined hands with Nepal Government to preserve Patan Darbar Square. The ensuing project began in 1982 with the repair of Keshav Narayan Chowk that led finally to the transformation of a teaching museum to dessimination of knowldge on Buddhism prevailed in Patan- city of Art and Architecture.
Ranighat Palace, Palpa Rani Mahal (Nepali: रानी महल) is a Rana palace located in the banks of Kali Gandaki River in Palpa district of Nepal. This palace was constructed by General Khadga Samsher Rana JBR in 1893.
Ranipokhari during Chhath festival Rani Pokhari is fenced with iron bars and opened once a year during Bhai Tika, the fifth and final day of the Tihar, and Chhath festival. The world's largest Chhath festival takes place every year in RaniPokhari.
Ratna Park is a park and surrounding district in central Kathmandu, Nepal. It is named after Queen Ratna, the wife of King Mahendra.It was built for the children and is named after Ratna, the second queen of King Mahendra.
Seto Machhendranath Temple also popular as the Jan Bahal is an important temple situated south west of Asan Tole at the junction of Kel Tole. It attracts a wide range of Hindus as well as the Buddhist devotees.
Shahid Gate - Sahid Gate or Shahid Gate (English: Martyr's Gate) is a monument in Kathmandu, Nepal. As of 2012, there are five statues in the gate. Four men, namely Dharma Bhakta Mathema, Gangalal Shrestha,
Swayambhunath Stupa. Find peace and prayers on the little hillock of Swaymbhunath in the northwest of the Kathmandu Valley. Also known as the "Monkey Temple" among visitors from abroad, Swayambhunath sits atop its hill, overlooking most parts of the valley. This is a good place to catch panoramic views of the city.
The 35m-high temple was built in 1564 by Mahendra Malla. Taleju Bhawani was originally a goddess from the south of India, but she became the titular deity, or royal goddess, of the Malla kings in the 14th century.
Thamel, Kathmandu The Roadhouse Cafés are the signature of the Roadhouse group. The Roadhouse Café in Thamel was the first and original and has been a popular choice for locals and tourists alike for years.
Thamel, Kathmandu (0.2 miles from Thamel Chowk) 9.5 Exceptional 187 reviews Description Karma Boutique Hotel is set in the Thamel district in Kathmandu, 1 km from Hanuman Dhoka.
THE TARAGAON MUSEUM CENTRE FOR ARTS & CULTURE. The Taragaon Museum is supported by The Saraf Foundation for Himalayan Traditions & Culture. The museum is the starting point of the Foundation’s aim to document Nepal’s cultural heritage and support historic preservation in the Kathmandu valley and beyond.
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Tundikhel is a huge green area, located on the eastern side of the old city of Kathmandu. This field hosts a large variety of events ranging from sporting matches to exhibitions, from army parades to yoga sessions.
Upper Mustang is a restricted area and up till 1992 it was forbidden for foreign visitors to enter the kingdom. Nowadays foreigners are welcome to Upper Mustang for a permit fee of US$ 500 (to be arranged through a trekking agency and valid for 10 days, each additional day costs US$ 50).