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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is located inside the city and is not near the lake. It’s a hindu temple who is really alive, you can see how the local people bring offerings and are praying. I don’t know, because it was sunday, but it was crowded with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was an amazing experience. We went to the Bindhya Basini Temple on the day of Austami of Navaratri or Dasami. Very nice temple and excellent view from temple.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amitabha D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice, quiet temple in the city of Pokhara. Mainly for the devotees of Lord Shiva. Peace of mind is what you get once there. Weather might play a part of you’re visiting this temple. October-December recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sachins29
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The Bindebashini Temple is located in the area of the Bazaar and is one of Pokhara’s oldest temples. Legend has it that when Pokhara was part of the Kaski Kingdom, Goddess Durga, the temple’s main deity, was brought from India. On a clear day, you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 29 September 2018

At the end of the day just before sunset we were take to this temple. From the side where our driver parked, there are about 50 plus steps and once you make it to the top, it is a beautiful sight. Vindhya Vasini's on one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

it is a temple on little heights having temple of mata devi , shiva ram chandra ji, hanuman ji and so on....

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank vipinmangal
Reviewed 15 June 2018

You need to climb steps about 100 to reach the top. Have temples of Shiva, Parvati, Ganesha and Hanuman.A nice place to relax. If not cloudy you can see the snow clad Anna purna ranges.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ganesan V
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Bindhya Basini Temple is a holy Hindu temple. The premise is very well maintained and lot of devotees come here

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Please kindly note that this temple is NOT the temple on the small island in Phewa Lake. Some uploaded photos shows that it is in the lake and that is NOT correct. Please visit this place is you are interested in Hinduism. It is a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MiraAbouAjram
Reviewed 17 May 2018

The ancient Bindhya Basini Temple sits atop a small hill in Old Pokhara. Founded in the 17th century, the temple is sacred to Durga, the warlike incarnation of Parvati, worshipped here in the form of a saligram (a fossilised ammonite shell, considered a sacred form...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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