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Janaki Temple

Janakpur, Nepal
+977 41-522023
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Wonderful temple

The architecture of temple and the cultural values it carries are awesome! It was an interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Rajesh T
Pokhara, Nepal
Hell of a place

This Janakpur town is the worst place on Earth! Really, I'm not exaggerating, we spent like 4 hours... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Artem B
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“mughal style” (3 reviews)
“lord rama” (2 reviews)
Janakpur, Nepal
+977 41-522023
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The architecture of temple and the cultural values it carries are awesome! It was an interesting visit for us. A small museum inside the temple is also interesting to see. The marriage garden adjacent to the temple is also nice.

1  Thank Rajesh T
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This Janakpur town is the worst place on Earth! Really, I'm not exaggerating, we spent like 4 hours more (from our main goal) just to get there, and the only reason one could wish to travel there is to burn the whole place down. The...More

1  Thank Artem B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Build in Rajput-Mughal-Nepali style of architecture it is the major attraction of Janakpur. The domes are clearly in Rajput-mughal style, something that is not very common in temples. A very serene place and you can many wedding rituals happening in temple complex as this houses...More

1  Thank AmitVatsa
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I visited here along with my family. We started from Kathmandu and we took around 6 hours to reach here. The temple which is in the shape of a palace is extremely beautiful and it's very old structure but still looks damn beautiful. It's such...More

1  Thank Ashima T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The building is huge and well decorated with all the colors and swirls, turrets, arches, etc. There are many rooms and only a few are open for tourists and pilgrims. There are some smaller side temples to see as well.

1  Thank Kciff
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Great temple it is like a Mahal but I like to suggest local people please take care this diamond ( temple) local people should make clean this temple like ganga sagar ..

Thank rashmi j
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Located centrally in Janakpur dham its a must visit place for Hindu devotees . Its a huge and very fine archaeological Hindu structure of Mithila Kingdom. It's almost 400 years old structure and still looking so beautiful and young.

1  Thank Vinay K
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Located at the heart of Janakpurdham, its one of the most spiritual place for Hindu. Its recommended to visit during RamaNaumi and Bibahpanchami.

Thank Amar S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Janakpur in Nepal, fascinated me because of its ageless association with the epic Ramayana. When I first saw pictures of the 'palatial' Janaki Temple on the internet, my mind was swept back to those holy times when a great philosopher-king Janaka ruled the kingdom and...More

1  Thank Shanti J
Reviewed 5 April 2017

At the heart of Janakpur lies the marble Janaki Mandir, one of the finest pieces of architecture in Janakput Dham, Nepal. Built in extravagant baroque Mughal style that leaves it looking like a palace made of sweets, the Janaki Mandir is Janakpur’s most important temple...More

1  Thank Sumit S
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