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Bindhya Basini Temple

Pokhara 33700, Nepal
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“small hill” (7 reviews)
“holy place” (5 reviews)
“main shrine” (2 reviews)
Pokhara 33700, Nepal
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Reviewed today

A most popular and most visited places in Pokhara, both by locals and tourist. This is a Hindu temple and mainly popular for praying (Puja). However, one can also enjoy the beautiful view of himalayas from here. Mostly visited by tourist when they return back...More

Thank Mukesh S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bindhyachal near Benaras is famous for Bindhya Basinee temple, and this is another beautiful temple of the Godess. Very serene and clean temple, no crowd, no hassle, just calm spirituality.

Thank Joy_0f_Travelling
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a bicycle ride to the temple on a hot day and it was worth it. Observed many Nepali weddings taking place at the temple. Nice, quiet place to be.

Thank Parvez S
Reviewed 8 June 2017

the temple is near the road. Just don't go there on saturday but if you want the get early there. beautifull view to mountains.

Thank Vivek M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The priest told Krishna's sister killed by Kans came here to stay. Climb around 120 stairs to reach the temple and enjoy view of Pokhara city

Thank kkwalia
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is not a must see place even for those who are Hindus. Essentially it is a temple complex with different Hindu Gods but is considered very holy by the locals. No need to specifically make a separate trip for this - it can be...More

Thank Voyager_Nineteen71
Reviewed 3 June 2017

nice gardens and has a multiple temple complex which are all pretty average unless you have never seen a shrine. good place to watch animals getting chopped up to appease the gods to bring good luck if you are hindu but the beggars can be...More

Thank monkey-face-mouse
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Nicely done temple on top of hill. Good to spend time for an houir with Budda temple at the bottom and pak

Thank Sundaramurthy P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The temple complex is best visited when not crowded, or go when a festival is on to get the full on blast of atmosphere. It does not take a lot of time to view.

Thank xcskiaddict
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you are interested in Hinduism, Bindhya Basini is one of the more storied and active temples in the Pokhara area. Please be considerate if you are taking photographs, as there are typically large numbers of locals making offerings at the many shrines within the...More

Thank Transglobalist
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