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Bhairavnath Temple

Taumadhi Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
+977 1-6610310
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Beautiful Architecture

Bhaktapur is interesting for four squares, including Durbar Square, Taumadhi Square, Dattatreya... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Asiyah Noemi K
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Pula, Croatia
Another incarnation of Shiva

This three roofed temple in Taumadhi Square sustained some damage during the 2015 earthquake, but... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
jonahNJ
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Pennington, New Jersey
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Taumadhi Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Bhaktapur is interesting for four squares, including Durbar Square, Taumadhi Square, Dattatreya Square and Pottery Square. Taumadhi Square is an amazing place We are enjoyed a lot. In this square is a beautiful Bhairavnath temple. The three storey temple of Bhairavnath on Taumadhi square was...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This three roofed temple in Taumadhi Square sustained some damage during the 2015 earthquake, but remains virtually unscathed compared to so many of the temples in Bhaktapur and other sites in Nepal. During my visit to the Temple, I learned that this Temple is dedicated...More

Thank jonahNJ
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This temple although smaller plays a valuable part in the overall appreciation of Bhaktapur as a World Heritage site. As with the rest of the temples workmanship and equality are to the fore.

Thank Nigel H
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is apparently the "male temple" in the square and does very much get overshadowed by it's much bigger next door neighbour. It is very beautiful in it's own right though and the carvings are very intricate.

Thank cazbatt
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The carving on the big stones were so living that it seems they would speak and walk around. I really enjoyed visiting this place. Recommended for the refreshments and sight seeing.

Thank Nabin D
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

its steps are steep and once you are on top just relax there .. take pictures and enjoy nice view ... do visit nearby roof top restaurants

Thank Lalitjulley
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

This temple is located in Bhaktapur’s Taumadhi Square with intricate wood carvings on the windows and struts and is dedicated to Bhairav, the incarnation of Shiva. This temple is right next to the Nyatapola Temple and there are plenty of nearby restaurants. Be aware of...More

Thank Bill C
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Within the bhaktapur complex this temple is dedicated to bhairav nath and accessible to all. Lovely carvings

Thank Hitesh R
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

This temple is also found situated in the Taumadhi Square of Bhaktapur. It is 3 tiered story in the Pagoda style. Bhairavnath temple is just across from the Nyatapola temple. Like every other temple it has its own unique designs.

Thank SHDD
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Of all of the temples in Bhaktapur Durbar Square, this one seems to have the greatest following. Follow the rituals when visited.

Thank nik_0107
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