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still being restored

Restoration of the parts damaged in the 2015 earthquake mostly done with one tower still down... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wynn R
Gilroy, California
Impressive Architecture

It is a Three Storeyed Structure in Taumadhi Square of Bharathpur. It did not get affected much by... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Seattle, Washington
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Taumadhi Square, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restoration of the parts damaged in the 2015 earthquake mostly done with one tower still down. part of Bhaktapur Durbar Square tours.

Thank Wynn R
Reviewed 19 May 2018

It is a Three Storeyed Structure in Taumadhi Square of Bharathpur. It did not get affected much by 2015 Earth Quake. The Temple is dedicated to Bhairav - a manifestation of Siva,.It is the Centre Piece Of Taumadhi Square

Thank KRAMA200
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Our "tour guide" completely ignored the Bhairavnath temple to spend time showing us the much more famous 5-story temple next door...until I started photographing Bhairavnath. Then he eagerly told us about the entrails hanging on the outside of it.

Thank PaulC10876
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Bhaktapur is interesting for four squares, including Durbar Square, Taumadhi Square, Dattatreya Square and Pottery Square. Taumadhi Square is an amazing place We are enjoyed a lot. In this square is a beautiful Bhairavnath temple. The three storey temple of Bhairavnath on Taumadhi square was...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This three roofed temple in Taumadhi Square sustained some damage during the 2015 earthquake, but remains virtually unscathed compared to so many of the temples in Bhaktapur and other sites in Nepal. During my visit to the Temple, I learned that this Temple is dedicated...More

Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This temple although smaller plays a valuable part in the overall appreciation of Bhaktapur as a World Heritage site. As with the rest of the temples workmanship and equality are to the fore.

Thank Nastame
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is apparently the "male temple" in the square and does very much get overshadowed by it's much bigger next door neighbour. It is very beautiful in it's own right though and the carvings are very intricate.

Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The carving on the big stones were so living that it seems they would speak and walk around. I really enjoyed visiting this place. Recommended for the refreshments and sight seeing.

Thank Nabin D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

its steps are steep and once you are on top just relax there .. take pictures and enjoy nice view ... do visit nearby roof top restaurants

Thank Lalitjulley
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This temple is located in Bhaktapur’s Taumadhi Square with intricate wood carvings on the windows and struts and is dedicated to Bhairav, the incarnation of Shiva. This temple is right next to the Nyatapola Temple and there are plenty of nearby restaurants. Be aware of...More

Thank Bill C
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