Jaganath (Krishna) Temple, Kathmandu

4.4
Dating back to 1563, Jaganath (Krishna) Temple lures visitors and devotees with its immaculate architecture and enticing erotic carvings. The sanctuary stands on a three-tiered platform, built from wood and bricks in traditional pagoda style. In the corners see four miniature versions of the temple, all five enshrining Surya, Ganesha, Vishnu, and Bhagavati. Look out for the multi-headed and multi-armed crowned deities wearing ornate jewelry found on the struts of the temple. On the eastern side of the temple, the doors open for devotees to pay respect to their deities. To visit Jaganath (Krishna) Temple on your holiday in Kathmandu, and find out what else Kathmandu has to offer, use our Kathmandu online trip maker .
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  • It's definitely a fine example of Nepalese architecture. Interesting and enjoyable, you will see it walking through the center around Durbar Square. Definitely gumboot in other buildings built in this way, but this is just nice and worth reporting it.
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  • The Lord Krishna temple is having big complex housing no of building with basic Nepali architecture architecture.This temple was got damaged at place due to earthquake and part of the same is under re...  more »
  • Please don't let the damage to this glorious city dampen your desire to travel here. Even though the magnificent temples in Durbar Square are not as pictured in previous photos (many of the quintessen...  more »
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  • peaceful and good place
  • Spiritual place in Kathmandu Durbar Square where locals visit more often. Attractive place around Durbar Square due to people busy taking pictures with large number of pigeons. This place is often crowded with locals and tourists. Offers different vibe around it.
  • Ancient temple of Bansantapur
  • Spriritual Fragrance can be felt
  • Has different vibe to it
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