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Address: Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

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Thronged by hundreds of pilgrims and devotees throughout the day, this temple is within the kathmandu's Durbar Square. Having offered prayers and offerings, the devotees walk... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Mantua, Italy
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Mantua, Italy
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

Thronged by hundreds of pilgrims and devotees throughout the day, this temple is within the kathmandu's Durbar Square. Having offered prayers and offerings, the devotees walk three rounds around the temple. This Ganesha's special power is to protect the travelers. Please don't miss to visit this while while you are in the square. Jai ganesha!

Thank bhumi1008
Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Maru Ganesh is situated nearby kathmandu durbar square. the temple is dedicated to lord ganesh and mostly visited by hindu devotees on tuesday and ganesh chaturthi .

Thank Sudhir K
Gold Coast Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

At the time of my visit there were a lot of people worshipping here. It was very interesting ro watch.

Thank LynneOz
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This little shrine is hidden among the very maze-like alleys and roads around Dharbur Square in Kathmandu. I don't know much about it other than to tell you that it looks spectacular and feels ancient. Definitely something to see while you are wandering along the road at night or in the afternoon.

Thank dbc1075
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

A small Ganesh - elephant-headed - God known to listen to your prayers, and grant your wishes. Always busy, specially on Tuesdays, Ganesh's day

Thank Kunal TejBir L
Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The shrine of Maru Ganesh near the Kastamandap temple is mostly crowded by the locals as is one of the important Ganesh temples of Kathmandu valley.

Thank 7NRG
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Ganesha (elephant headed god) temple is next to Kastamandapa temple, a yellow colored beautiful small temple. It is among 4 main Ganesh temple of Kathmandu, is also known as Ashoka Vinayaka.

1 Thank swopnil-himalayan
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Visited the Maru Ganesh , on 2 January 2015. The small Ganesh dedicated temple is located just beside the Kasthamandap , and its full of people , so it cant be missed. No pinnacle on the top of the temple. Worth a quick stop

Thank Erwin K
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

This is ganesha temple very close to kastamandapa temple also very close to darbar square. Very nice .so try to visit .

Thank anupam b
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Reviewed 21 April 2014

This a attraction on the walk of Darbar square.It;s unique in a way as it doesn't have a pinnacle on the top a temple.

Thank gayatriPune

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