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Rato Machhendranath Temple
Patan Top 5 in Important Religious Institution

4.1/5
11 Reviews
Historical SiteTemple
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 15-30 minutes
Address: Bungamati 44700

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This temple is an ancient temple with a history of hundreds of years. It is a bit similar to Kyoto. There are too many temples.

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  • nik_0107
    nik_0107
    New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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    Farmer's God

    Heavily damaged by earthquake a few minutes walk from durbar square. IT is surrounded by old city with not too many tourists.

    Reviewed on /Date(1496441423000+0800)/
  • goamazon
    goamazon
    Seattle, Washington
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    More like visiting "Ancient Ruins"

    Machhendranath Temple was largely destroyed by the Earthquake that hit Nepal just over a year ago. We came here to visit and see just what was left, and also to make a side trip to the nearby Karyabna...

    Reviewed on /Date(1469468517000+0800)/
  • Kciff
    Kciff
    Colombo
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    Rato Machindranath - the farmer's god

    The building of the chariot to carry the small red god in is an attraction on it own - taking about 1 month to complete. Rato Machindranath's temple is usually in Bungamati but it was destroyed in the...

    Reviewed on /Date(1467047393000+0800)/
  • swopnil-himalayan
    swopnil-himalayan
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    Red Machhindranath Temple

    located in south of kathmandu this temple is worth to visit. went there with friends last year and found that the art and architecture as amazingly made.

    Reviewed on /Date(1453001269000+0800)/
  • Kciff
    Kciff
    Colombo
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    The Farmer's God

    Rato Machhendranath's temple in Bungamati was destroyed by the earthquake. The little red god sits in his new chariot in Patan but where he will stay is not sure. A truly amazing sight.

    Reviewed on /Date(1443575732000+0800)/

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