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Akash Bhairav Temple

Indra Chowk, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Place to visit at Indra Jatra

It is located in center of kathmandu and I found always busy place, Most of time I go there. That... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LohshaGhasha
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Kathmandu, Nepal
Close to Thamel

The temple is close to the famous shopping destination of Thamel. If one happens to stay in Thamel... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
nik_0107
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New Delhi, India
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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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 LohshaGhasha
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
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Today my friend and visit this Akash temple it's very good and like very much this place, it's a city we can feel the heaven of woodcarving and Heritage of the part of the valley. We like very much

Thank Rammani
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It's a very famous place (intersection) between Ason Market and Durbar Square, lovely example of Newari architecture. Enter at the stairway on the right. Then you reach the beautiful temple.

Thank Ashima T
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Temple is located at heart of kathmandu near to old Durbar square ,within five minute walk . Onnly blue color head of God is worshiped which represent the blue sky. Non Hindus are not allowed to enter the temple and once a year at the...More

Thank Yogendra R
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This temple is at the intersection. So it's always crowded with people and vehicles. You have to go upstairs to see the God.

Thank Ashima T
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a well maintained building (looks more like a house than a temple) that sits at the Indra Chowk junction - a very busy spot indeed. The bottom floor is rented out for shops etc and the upper floor is closed to non-hindus!. The...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Akash Bhairab Temple is located at the busiest road in New Road. It is believed that the head of the Akash Bhairav was dug serveral years ago in Kathmandu and is placed in Indrachowk. Akash Bhairav is one of the different forms of Bhairav. The...More

Thank barsawgl
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Visit Akash Bhairav Temple built inartistic way, get blessings, and nice street view from golden window. Recommended to visit during upcoming Indra Jatra festival for added attractions and celebrations around.

Thank Sakesh K
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The most beautiful temple and architecture. It is located at a very famous intersection between Asan and Durbar Square. In Hindu temples you are supposed to take off your shoes. So before entering the temple you can purchase oil lamps to impress the gods. Then...More

Thank vineet4u2016
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