Guhyeshwari Temple

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Guhyeshwari Temple, also spelled Guheswari or Guhjeshwari, is one of the revered holy temples in Kathmandu, Nepal.wikipedia
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Pashupatinath Temple

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The temple is also a Shakti Peetha and is about 1 km east of Pashupatinath Temple and is located on the southern bank of the Bagmati River.
These include the Vaishnava temple complex with a Rama temple from the 14th century and the Guhyeshwari Temple mentioned in an 11th-century manuscript.

Kathmandu

Kathmandu, NepalKathmandu Metropolitan CityKatmandu
Guhyeshwari Temple, also spelled Guheswari or Guhjeshwari, is one of the revered holy temples in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Other notable Hindu temples in Kathmandu and the surrounding valley include Bajrayogini Temple, Dakshinkali Temple, Guhyeshwari Temple, and the Sobha Bhagwati shrine.

Shakti

Adi ShaktiShakthiŚakti
This temple is dedicated to Guhyeshwari or Adi Shakti. Each Shakti Peeth is dedicated to a Shakti and a Kalabhairava.

Bagmati River

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The temple is also a Shakti Peetha and is about 1 km east of Pashupatinath Temple and is located on the southern bank of the Bagmati River.

Shakti Peetha

Shakti PeethasShakti PeethShakti Pitha
The temple is also a Shakti Peetha and is about 1 km east of Pashupatinath Temple and is located on the southern bank of the Bagmati River. It led to the development of the concept of Shakti Peethas, thereby strengthening Shaktism.

Shaktism

ShaktaSaktaSaktism
It led to the development of the concept of Shakti Peethas, thereby strengthening Shaktism.
There are many shakti peeth in Nepal including the main shakti peeth Guhyeshwari Temple of Guhyeshwari Devi also called as Guhekali Bhagawati on the bank of holy Bagmati river.

Vajrayogini

VajrayoginīVajra YoginiVajrayogini Hall
Newari Vajrayana Buddhists consider Guhyeshwari to be sacred to Vajrayogini in the form of Vajravarahi and to be the location of root of the mythical lotus upon which Swayambhunath stupa rests, which is also the umbilical cord that nurtures Kathmandu.
These temples include the Sankhu Vajrayogini temple, Vidhyeshvari Vajrayogini temple, Parping Vajrayogini temple, and the Guhyeshwari temple.

Nepal

Federal Democratic Republic of NepalNepaleseNepali
Guhyeshwari Temple, also spelled Guheswari or Guhjeshwari, is one of the revered holy temples in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Pratap Malla

King Pratap Malla built this temple in the 17th century.

Lalita Sahasranama

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Sati (Hindu goddess)

SatiDakshayaniSati Devi
There are 51 Shakti Peethas which are believed to be enshrined with the presence of Shakti due to the falling of body parts of the corpse of Sati Devi, when Lord Shiva carried it and wandered throughout Aryavartha in sorrow.

Shiva

Lord ShivaSivaLord Siva
There are 51 Shakti Peethas which are believed to be enshrined with the presence of Shakti due to the falling of body parts of the corpse of Sati Devi, when Lord Shiva carried it and wandered throughout Aryavartha in sorrow.

Āryāvarta

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There are 51 Shakti Peethas which are believed to be enshrined with the presence of Shakti due to the falling of body parts of the corpse of Sati Devi, when Lord Shiva carried it and wandered throughout Aryavartha in sorrow.

Bhairava

KalabhairavaBhairavKal Bhairav
Each Shakti Peeth is dedicated to a Shakti and a Kalabhairava.

Swayambhunath

SwayambhuSwoyambhunathStupa
Newari Vajrayana Buddhists consider Guhyeshwari to be sacred to Vajrayogini in the form of Vajravarahi and to be the location of root of the mythical lotus upon which Swayambhunath stupa rests, which is also the umbilical cord that nurtures Kathmandu.

Vajravārāhī

VajravarahiDorje PakmoDorje Phagmo
The water which flows from the spring in the well of the temple is believed to be vaginal discharge, likely amniotic fluid, or waters of Vajravarahi.

Parvati

Dashain

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Pagoda

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History of Kathmandu

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He also founded the city of Manjupatan, which today lies within the present Kathmandu Metropolitan area, located between Swayambu and Gujeswari near the airport.

Pharping

Parping Vajrayogini templeretreat center
It is one of the main Newar Buddhist Vajrayogini temples of the Nepal mandala which include the Sankhu Vajrayogini, Vidhyeshvari Vajrayogini, Phamting Vajrayogini, Guhyeshwari and the Pulchowk Khagayogini temples.