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Vajrayogini Temple

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Address: Kathmandu, Nepal
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Absorbing temple mentioned in classic British poem - off the beaten track

For lovers of Edwardian poems of adventure and romance the 1911 poem 'The Green Eye of the Little Yellow God' should need no introduction - and this is the temple of the 'Little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Glencoe, United Kingdom
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Glencoe, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For lovers of Edwardian poems of adventure and romance the 1911 poem 'The Green Eye of the Little Yellow God' should need no introduction - and this is the temple of the 'Little Yellow God' (pardon my nonbeliever's phrasing, no offence meant). The poem is fictional but the setting is atmospheric (as an atheist), beautiful, contemplative and calmly joyful. It... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Day trip to Parphing although not a great distance from Kathmandu took over two hours on horrible roads that made the journey not a pleasant experience.

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Actual vajrayogini temple is located on the way to Dakshin kali temple at pharping about 15 km south, but popular temple at Sakhu which is 15 km is actually khadgayogini is said vajrayogini. There are 4 yogini temple in kathmandu Valley , kept at different place to strengthen country n drive evil forces accordingly spiritual tantra way. 1. Vajrayogini at... More 

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kurrajong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 January 2017

A blessed place, full of power and peace, very special. A real holiness emanates throughout, and an area to meditate downstairs.

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Thank Minnie B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Bajrayogini Mandir located in Sankhu Village, One hour by motorbike from Boudha. The road is very bouncy that is why it needs a quite long time to reach there. But once i got there, i feel the serenity and sacred feeling of the place. The temple consists of two big shrines, several stupas, and some caves that said to be... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Nice holy temple, good option for a day trip nearby Kathmandu if you are on budget. Capture the temples, views and cultural temple that reflects the history and religious importance of Nepal.

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Thank Sakesh K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This temple is situated at Budhaneelkanth. Its not that far from Thamel, main tourist attraction. It is a beautiful temple. In this temple the main attraction is a lying Vishnu God in water. People come to seek his blessings.

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India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

this place is stunning. full of history and culture and makes one feels enlightened. good for those on a bugdet and photo friendlies

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

It's a long climb up there, but well worth the effort. Enjoyed a Perfect Day with my Host/Companion Ramhari Neupane from Hotel Dream City.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Fantastic views and drive up to the temple. It was very quiet when we went. Lots of steps and a fabulous view of the valley. Lots of pigeons which appear to be destroying parts of the temple.

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