Krisnhna Mandir Temple (Chayasim Deval), Patan (Lalitpur)
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Shikara-style Krisnhna Mandir Temple (Chayasim Deval) stands out with its ornate stonework. Built in 1637 by King Siddhinarsingh Malla to house Hindu deities. Under the twenty-one golden pinnacles, three floors enshrine Hindu deities: the first floor is dedicated to Krishna, the second to Shiva and the third to Lokeshwor. See beautiful paintings from the Ramayana in the interior. Admire the stunning columns with their intricate stone carvings and embellishments. See the statue of man-bird Garuda kneeling with folded arms on the top of the column facing the temple. Entrance to the inside of the temple is forbidden for non-Hindus. To visit Krisnhna Mandir Temple (Chayasim Deval) and other attractions in Patan (Lalitpur), use our Patan (Lalitpur) vacation generator.
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  • Krishna Temple are two in the heart of Kathmandu outskirts, historic town of Patan Durbar square. Called Cham Deval Temple is a temple located at the back of the square, seen from the ticket office. Unfortunately affected by the earthquake in the year 2015, visited the scaffolding is up, repair work was underway. Still in front of the Temple took a Garuda pillar was alive and well.
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  • One of the most magnificent temples around Patan Durbar Square. The stonework and carvings are superb. 
  • This is great temple god krishna kala. I heard krishna is so strong n powerful god on hindu people so this temple was so nice made by stone i like temple hindu culture 
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  • The most popular temple of Patan Durbar Square, a great work of art and a popular site during Krishnastami.
  • Jai shri krishna,
  • Historical Place Krishna Temple was built by Malla king Siddhi Narsingh Malla. This temple is quite famous for its architectural design.
  • A temple with historic value. Built in Shikhara structure, the temple has 21 gajurs and is claimed to have been built from one stone. The cravings in the temple tells a lot about hindu religion, it's God and goddesses.
  • "Mind your head while entering there.." . Marvelous architecture... mesmerizing stone sculpture..