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20 Nov 2018
“Nice Statue ”
15 Nov 2018
“King Bhupatindra Has Sat Here Since 1699”
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Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

We wondered in that area and stumbled upon this statue. It stands tall in the middle of the square where you can also see many baby goats!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

The statue sits atop a column in front of the Vatsala Durga Temple in the centre of the square. Similar statues were erected in Kathmandu and Patan but collapsed in 2015 which probably proves one statue is enough for any old king. It is quite...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 15 March 2018

The statue majestically faces the temple in the centre of the square and comes very beautiful in pictures around evening.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lotuspearl
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Bhupatindra Malla constructed Vatsaladevi and 55 windows mansion. He was an Artist who has developed arts and crafts.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

The Price continued his father's (Jitamitra Malla) ambitious work in construction and completed the 55 window palace in Bhaktapur which remains still high today.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank NepalDreamTravel1
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Status seems to be unmoved by the earthquake. Great piece of architecture with intrinsic details. Can be easily located during the walk.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Another piece of brilliant work. Its a long column and there is a statue above it. It is in front of vatsala temple. The statue is of king and is in golden colour.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Ashima1984
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Visited the Bhaktapur Durbar Square on 2 January 2015. The column stand proudly towards the sky ,located just in front of the Vatsala Temple and the Golden Gate . Its a gilded statue of King Bhupatindra Malla on a pillar with his hands folded in...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Erwin K
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