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ca. 9 km sudlich von Kathmandu. | Narayanthan, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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ca. 9 km sudlich von Kathmandu. | Narayanthan, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Budanilkantha is hindu pilgrimage sites. the sleeping lord bishnu in water is so historic. i visited budanilknatha while hiking to shivapuri peak.

Thank Eva B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The largest Bishnu statue is lying down in a pond thousands of hindu pilgrims visit this temple to offer some sorts hindus ceremony . There is no restriction to take photos around temples.

Thank PinkUnicorn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is old Vishnu temple. The name Budha has no connection to Buddha religion. The idol is huge and sleeping pose in water.

Thank MukeshDave
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Beautiful place blessed by mother nature. God of Mountains Mount Everest visited by number of peoples around the world. Appreciate the people who have gathered courage after the earthquake.

Thank Deepti M
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

No entrance fee charge.. you can see the Hindus doing their ritual for blessing. Something different to be discovered... you may add this place in ur itinerary if you have time.. Accessible and suitable for all.

Thank shafizul f
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The statue of sleeping Vishnu or bhudhanilkantha is same as in movie life of pie with bigger size.Sleeping Vishnu statue is lying in pushkarni ( water pool) .very attractive and splendorous statue made up of stone is carved very beautifully and amazingly.love it.... want to...More

Thank Bhikudeshmukh7
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Budhanilakantha is a historical place to visit with the sleeping(llaying) statue of god nilakantha. the environment there is very good.

Thank Mukesh9057
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I was fortunate to visit this temple as part of a pilgrimage tour. The shrine is not very touristy and gives you a true sense of local customs. Well worth the visit. If you are not a Hindu a quiet word with the guard may...More

Thank LavaLulu
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Neelkanth is name of shiva, Here you find Shiv's idol lying on rock in a pool. People visit in large numbers

Thank kkwalia
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Aum Namo Narayanaya.... This Budha nilkantha is Really had a spirituality at the evening time at the lighting of the lamp simply super, As a Yoga Teacher I feel its get meditation to every one can do here silently. Just by watch this statue and...More

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