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Akash Bhairav Temple

Indra Chowk, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Bhairav Temple

Nice small temple at the center of the old City of Kathmandu. Fine wooden handicraft work on the... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Paras R
Temple in Thamel

Akash Bhairav Temple is located at a busy intersection near Durbar Square. The decoration of facade... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Kimitaka S
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The statues in this sacred temple tell the colorful legend of beheaded King Yalambar.
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Indra Chowk, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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"newari architecture"
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"durbar square"
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"busy intersection"
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"carvings"
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"lion"
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"battle"
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"protection"
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"legend"
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"lord"
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"vehicle"
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"structure"
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Nice small temple at the center of the old City of Kathmandu. Fine wooden handicraft work on the windows.

Thank Paras R
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Akash Bhairav Temple is located at a busy intersection near Durbar Square. The decoration of facade is very beautiful.

Thank Kimitaka S
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

When I visited last October it was closed, maybe it is still under restoration due to the earthquake damages. The main features in the façade of this temple are the Golden figures like lions or other mitological animals.

Thank Ricardo R
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Akash Bhairav Temple located on the busy Indra Chowk. Life is bubbling around and Akash (Sky) Bhairav just observes it from his thronе on the second floor. one can see him very close during Indra Jatra festival in early Autumn when pujari set him in...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

One of the many Bhairavs worshipped by the Hindus. Situated at the heart of the city, this is a must visit place for a hindu.

Thank Kãpil S
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

This temple is located within the indra Chowk district. You wont miss it if you are in the neighborhood.

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

You will be surprised with its structure and the metal carvings made on the outside all around. Aakash means Sky

Thank kandelbabs
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

It is located in center of kathmandu and always busy place, you have to taste lassi when you go there. famous place in kathmandu

Thank Rojan S
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

It is located in center of kathmandu and I found always busy place, Most of time I go there. That place looks really amazing and beautiful at Indra Jatra Festival.

Thank ishwor d
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

The temple is close to the famous shopping destination of Thamel. If one happens to stay in Thamel, temple can be visited early in the morning.

Thank nik_0107
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