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Nepali Temple (Kathwala Temple)

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Address: Lalita Ghat (near Manikarnika Ghat), Varanasi, India

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silent and one of the best temples in varanasi

A very nice temple without the usual varansai style personnel pestering for money for doing puja . Silent and exhilarating . Real darshan of lord without any disturbance... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice temple without the usual varansai style personnel pestering for money for doing puja . Silent and exhilarating . Real darshan of lord without any disturbance . Possible to sit in silence without the usual disturbances present elsewhere in other temples of varanasi . Iswara is overlooking Ganga Maa in this temple.

Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quietness iside of noisiness. Peaceful point in Varanasi. Beautiful work with wood. So different from other temples. Sometimes i was visited this plase just to relax, to seat on the bench outside of tample, to meditate or to read, or to watch big tree and around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Temple is very peaceful there are so many pictures of Kamasutra which is learned us so many thinks.

Thank Beate p
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

The guide took us there and we stayed a good 1/2h. A monk was praying, the Ganges was flowing, the carving are extremely intricate, it was a good place to stop and sit awhile to escape the buzzing Streets.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Was close to our hotel and we went to have a look, the way until get there is quite dodgy and the temple is ok, they charge you to enter and keep asking for donations, I wasn't on a good mood as people asking donation all the time really puts me off!

Thank prado_carlos
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

A replica of the Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal, this temple is visible from the bat ride you would take over the river Ganges

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016

This temple will not take you more than five minuttes to see. However, it is quite interesting to notice the many tantric carvings in the outiside wooding structure.

Thank Simon W
Worcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

Accessed through a small doorway (well signed) from Lalita Ghat, this is a small temple with wooden features in quite a di8fferent style to others in the area. Well worth a look. R20- entry fee.

Thank Richard W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

This is quite a nice, well maintained temple on the ghat. Pretty Nepali architecture, a temple in a tiny courtyard is worth stopping by.

Thank frend09
Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

This temple is constructed in Nepali architecture style and situated near to Manikarnika ghat. Temple is beautiful and has no crowd when i visited.

Thank pavankumarraju

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