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 mandir temple is most precious and full of fine arts of nepal is reflecting for ever. any one should not miss to vist and click the photo of it and take good memorable in your long lasting lif...  more »
  • At the Krishna Temple has two, located on the South side of the square stone Temple in their presence. Beside the ticket office to the pattern and always have many people. I heard was built in 1723. On the stairs two lion statues's is impressive.
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  • If you believe in Lord Krishna, you have to visit this place! It is peaceful and a delight for architecture lovers! Make sure you visit the temple in time for morning puja and evening aarati!  more »
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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..