“Shut out the physical life, Control the mind and you will become free”. The Bhagavad Gita
Custodians of faith of over 30 million people: the sacred regions of Nepal cross the bounds of the time for you to sanctify the lives. For Hundreds of year’s temples also have stayed integral to the Nepali society. As the neural centers of Nepali spiritual existence, these temples came into wielding enormous powers. In this blog, I am going to introduce you to some of the most beautiful temples of Nepal.
1.Ram-Janaki Temple Janakpurdham
The Ram Janaki temple is also known as नौ लाख मन्दिर(Nine Lakh ) is dedicated to Lord Rama and Devi Sita, particularly his duel forms of Ram and Janaki. Janaki is named after the daughter of Janak.
Lord Rama is the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu according to the Bhagavad Gita. He was the ruler of Ayodhya (which lies in India). This Temple plays the vital role in the relationship between India and Nepal.
In the holy festival, the people of Mithilanchal sing different types of songs. These songs were widely spread all over the country unusually far west of Nepal.This temple makes bonds between north Indian and Nepalese society.
This temple is also famous for wedding ceremony between Nepalese-Indian, Indian-Indian and Nepalese Nepalese. This temple makes bonds between north Indian and Nepalese society.
2.Pashupatinath Temple Kathmandu
Situated on the banks of the Bagmati river, the Pashupatinath temple पशुपतिनाथ मन्दिर is the heart of the valley Kathmandu, Nepal.
Tens of thousands of pilgrims from India, Myanmar, Shree Lanka, China and other countries visit Pashupatinath Temple and to worship Shambhoo. Shambhoo is the patron god of yoga, meditation, and arts.
Many people believe lord shiva consume cannabis, snake poison, and Datura and he gets enlightenment. In the name of culture, many people also visit this place for Cannabis.☘
This temple is regarded as one of many sacred temples of Hindu religion.The temple functions as the chair of their central deity, Lord Pashupatinath.
The pujari/priest have been heard Sanskrit Slokas.
These priests are from India. The Pashupati Nath temple is also crucial for India and Nepal relationship.
3.Muktinath Temple Mustang
Muktinath temple, Mustang is famous among national and international trekkers. Mustang (sometimes called Desert of Nepal) is remotely located part of northern Nepal.
Many Hindu believes that one should visit Muktinath temple once in their life and it is necessary for them to attend Muktinath temple after four pilgrimages (शक्ति पिठ ) to India. Which is commonly known as Char Dham Yatra (चार धाम यात्रा ).
Road travel access to Muktinath is horrible. You can find a Plane for Jomson Mustang, But Airlines are not safe in Nepal, so it is better to reach there following the trail.This place has the negative temperature in winter. Snowfall and icy lake can be seen during winter. Anyway, the best season to visit this temple is spring season.
Muktinath is the origin of Kaligandaki river where Saligram(शालिग्राम ) can be found excessively. Saligram is a kind of sone which is another form of avatar of Lord Vishnu.
The Muktinath is one of my best Nepali temples. And everyone should visit here once in life.The trail is very much similar to Mardi Himal trail
4.Manakamana Temple Pokhara
Manakama temple is another famous Hindu temple situated at Gorkha District Nepal ( approx 120 kilometers from capital Kathmandu). The name Manakamana originated from Mano Kamana मन को कामना (in English wish from the heart).
There is a tradition of sacrificing the animals Like Goat, Hen, Pigeons etc. if one’s wish is fulfilled. Many Hindu believe that Goddess Manakamana Mai gives wishes to all, who wish from their heart. And some exchange their wish with animal’s life.
Manakama is one of the most famous tourist destinations. There is no direct road to reach Manakamana temple (if you are traveling from KTM-Narayenghat highway part). You have to go there by using the cable car or a short trail.
Temple is built in pagodas and is beautifully architectured Nepali temple.You must visit this temple once in your life.
Gadhimai temple is another historical temple located in Bara District south Nepal (Madhiesh region).
Animal sacrifice is part of Hindu culture.
People sacrifice the animal in an exchange with their wish. This temple is famous for Gadhimai festival when thousands of innocent buffalo were killed in the name of Bali.
It is estimated that more than 500,000 animals were killed in a single day in 2009. After that government band mass killing of the animal in a single day of Gadhimai festival.
But so many people believe that Bali paratha is not stoppable as long as Hindu religion is alive. You can still see some people killing animal most of the country.
6.Bhairava Temple bhatgaon
This temple is located in Bhaktapur Nepal. A famous temple of Newari community.
This temple is located in Bhaktapur Nepal. A famous temple of Newari community. Bhairab is one form of Lord Shiva who travels on the dog.
Hindu as well as Newari community equally worships the god the bhairab.
Like so many Newari-Hindu temples in Kathmandu, this temple also contains pictures of god doing the sexual activity on the top roof of the temple.And so many artistic concepts behind the schene.
7.Haleshi Mahadeva temple
Halesi Mahadeva, ” Temple of Lord Shiva, is situated in the tiny scenic area amongst sacred shores Dudh Koshi (Suitable) along with Sunkoshi (Abandoned) in Khotang district of Nepal.
Halesi Mahadev Darshan Tour Is Quite Popular among Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims that believe it since Pashupatinath Temple from Eastern Nepal. It sits towards the cover of the mountain and within a cave.
There are other quite a few little beautiful temples too, that may have their very own worth. This excursion displays the spiritual and cultural excursion.
8.Galeshwor Temple Myagdi
Galeshwor Shiva Ji mandir can be an exact renowned temple of god Shiva, that can be located in 10 to 15minutes traveling space from Beni Bazar.
A lot of pilgrims out of the nation and from overseas (training Hindu faith) see this temple annually.
Notably in “Mangshir” thirty day period, many pilgrims arrived at observe “Baikuntha Mela.”
Bageshwori Temple is just one of one of the absolute most significant Roman temples in Nepal. It’s in the middle of all Nepalgunj, the most significant metropolis in midwestern advancement location.
It’s devoted to goddess Bageshwori- a Durga. The temple spot additionally houses a second renowned temple- the temple of Lord Shiva using a mustache, and it’s among those just two temples from the nation.
You will find many other more significant temples within the temple spot, for example, a temple of Lord Buddha the statue of Lord Ganesha, and also the temple of Lord Hanuman.
Even the Bageshwori pond that’s found inside the temple location can be known on the list of devotees, especially for that reason why the temple of Lord Shiva together with all the mustache stands in the middle of it.