Degu Taleju Temple, Kathmandu

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  • Another beautiful old temple to see on the tour in this old town World Heritage site. Stop and take pictures and imagine the lifestyles of these nobles/royals who worshiped here in their day! 
    Another beautiful old temple to see on the tour in this old town World Heritage site. Stop and take pictures and imagine the lifestyles of these nobles/royals who worshiped here in their day!  more »
  • The official guide from the Hanuman-Dhoka Durbar Conservation Program lists Dega Taleju Temple (ref 29) as a separate much smaller structure to the main Taleju Temple (ref 38) to which previous... 
    The official guide from the Hanuman-Dhoka Durbar Conservation Program lists Dega Taleju Temple (ref 29) as a separate much smaller structure to the main Taleju Temple (ref 38) to which previous...  more »
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  • Taleju Bhawani Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Taleju Bhawani, the royal goddess of the Malla dynasty of Nepal. It was built in 1564 by Mahendra Malla and is located in Hanuman Dhoka, Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Mata taleju bhawani ki jay! The temple dedicated to one of the avataras of Adi Shakti(Consort of lord Shiva). The temple is open for devottes just once in a year on the day of Navaratri. Buffalo heads are sacrificed to the goddess on that day as per the ritual. Which symbolizes victory of consciousness over ignorance.

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