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Taleju Temple

| Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
+977 1-6610310
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| Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This Temple is one of three Taleju Temples that I had the privilege of visiting; the other two were in Kathmandu and Patan. This Taleju Temple is Bhaktapur appeared to be the largest of the three and was part of the larger palace complex. During...More

Thank jonahNJ
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This temple situated inside the bhaktapur darbar square. The main entrance gate of this temple is very beautiful. Cameras as well as videography is strictly prohibited inside the temple area. One water kund is also placed inside the temple area.

Thank Milan P
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Just loiter inside when visiting the Darbar Square, there is nothing much inside the temple but the security is very tight.

Thank Lotuspearl
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is apparently one of the most important temples in Bhaktapur, inside the Royal complex. You can see it from the outside but only Hindus are allowed to enter the actual temple, because of this it's not worth making a special effort to visit but...More

Thank cazbatt
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Largest and the most important temple in Kathmandu Durbar Square sits behind a large walled enclosed in the northern section, it is opened only once in the year on the ninth day of Dashain Festival, a must see temple in Kathmandu.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

A very Ancient temple with so much history Old structure and beautifully carved structures take you back in time. Must visit.

Thank Milind-Kawade
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

You can not enter in main temple if you are not Hindu. Photography is not allowed. maintenance is poor.

Thank Motiul
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Whitin the bhaktapur darbar square complex, this is again a Hindu temple were non Hindus are not allowed and you have to leave cameras outside. Nepal armed forces guard this place and its entrance has gold plated structure.

1  Thank Hitesh R
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Kathmandu Darbar is a world heritage site and when you wish move through the hustles and bustles of Kathmandu, this is the best place for you where the heritage still lives. Just take a walk through the old streets and markets to reach there and...More

1  Thank Shiva R
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

There is a Taleju Temple in both Kathmandu and Bhaktapur and I recommend seeing both! Read about their construction and the legend of the Goddess Taleju, a version of Durga, before you go so you can better appreciate the history, legends, and construction. Only Hindus...More

Thank Marie M
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