Nyatapola Temple, Bhaktapur

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Admire the incredible architecture of Nyatapola Temple, the temple of the Hindu goddess of prosperity. Built in 1702 during the reign of Bhupatindra Malla, the five-story temple displays the best of local art, culture, and religion. To reach the temple you need to use a stairway, where you can see stone figures of the temple's guardians, as well as eight lucky Buddhist signs carved besides the doors. Although you cannot enter the temple, which is reserved exclusively for priests, you can take some amazing photos from outside. Locals will tell you that this temple has survived several strong earthquakes, while some smaller temples in the area were completely destroyed. Plan trip to Bhaktapur with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • what a charming place and its one of the fine impressive temple in the bhaktapur. climbing up and taking pic of each carving so nice 
    what a charming place and its one of the fine impressive temple in the bhaktapur. climbing up and taking pic of each carving so nice  more »
  • The five-storeyed Nyatapola is the tallest pagoda-style temple and is standing tall, surviving numerous disasters to showcase and as proof of the magnificent architecture of ancient Nepal. 
    The five-storeyed Nyatapola is the tallest pagoda-style temple and is standing tall, surviving numerous disasters to showcase and as proof of the magnificent architecture of ancient Nepal.  more »
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  • A historical and ancient heritage site
  • Historical place of Bhaktapur!!

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