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Jun 3, 2017
“Farmer's God”
Jul 25, 2016
“More like visiting "Ancient Ruins"”
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South of Durbar Sq | Katmandu Valley, Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Heavily damaged by earthquake a few minutes walk from durbar square. IT is surrounded by old city with not too many tourists.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Machhendranath Temple was largely destroyed by the Earthquake that hit Nepal just over a year ago. We came here to visit and see just what was left, and also to make a side trip to the nearby Karyabnayak Temple as-well. The feeling of being the...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

The building of the chariot to carry the small red god in is an attraction on it own - taking about 1 month to complete. Rato Machindranath's temple is usually in Bungamati but it was destroyed in the earthquake. Now Rato resides in Patan. The...More

Thank Kciff
Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

located in south of kathmandu this temple is worth to visit. went there with friends last year and found that the art and architecture as amazingly made.

Thank swopnil-himalayan
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Rato Machhendranath's temple in Bungamati was destroyed by the earthquake. The little red god sits in his new chariot in Patan but where he will stay is not sure. A truly amazing sight.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

Nepal's longest days chariot festival its began in first month of every year(B.S.) at patan(lalitpur) city. Rato machindranath is the God of rain .

Thank manoj s
Reviewed February 24, 2015

This is a place set just a few hundred feet from Durbar square. This place is famous for the prayers for Rain. There is a makeshoftbchariotnoutside the temple that is drawn through Patan in a ceremony to pray for rain.

Thank Doyel K
Reviewed January 18, 2015

In a little village called Bungamati we visited this little temple which sat in the middle of a quiet square. Besides the women thrashing mustard bushes, we were the only other people there and sat having tea with some locals. Such a great little find...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2013

temple is surrounded by old city and we can also see traditionally made houses. whole area has a historical touch and it is very close to patan durbar square.

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