Pashupatinath Temple

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The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.wikipedia
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Kathmandu

Kathmandu, NepalKathmandu Metropolitan CityKatmandu
The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.
The city is the gateway to the Nepalese Himalayas and home to several world heritage sites: Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath.

Bagmati River

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The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.
Resistant rock strata interrupt the flow in places, including at Pashupatinath Temple.

Nepal

Federal Democratic Republic of NepalNepaleseNepali
The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.
In this account, the cow that issued milk to the spot, at which Nepa discovered the Jyotirlinga of Pashupatinath upon investigation, was also named Ne.

Guhyeshwari Temple

GuhyeshwariGuhyeshwari,Gujeswari
These include the Vaishnava temple complex with a Rama temple from the 14th century and the Guhyeshwari Temple mentioned in an 11th-century manuscript.
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.

Pashupati

PashupatinathPasupatilord of animals
The temple serves as the seat of Pashupatinath.
The Pashupatinath Temple, located at the bank of the river Bagmati, is considered as the most sacred place in Nepal.

Hindu temple

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The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.
Pashupatinath temple is one of the important temples of Hindu religion which is situated in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Paadal Petra Sthalam

Paadal Petra SthalamsPadal petra stalamAathara Stala
The temple is one of the 275 Tamil Paadal Petra Sthalams (Holy Abodes of Shiva) on the continent.

Rajbhandari

RajbhandārīRājbhandārīRājbhandārīs
Also called Rajbhandari are the treasurers, temple caretakers, and assistant priest of the temple.
Rajbhandaris continue to perform their traditional profession as assistant priests and treasurers of Pashupatinath Temple of Kathmandu.

April 2015 Nepal earthquake

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The main temple complex of Pashupatinath and the sanctum sanctorum was left untouched but some of the outer buildings in the World Heritage Site were damaged by the April 2015 Nepal earthquake.
The top of the Jaya Bageshwari Temple in Gaushala and some parts of the Pashupatinath Temple, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, Ratna Mandir, inside Rani Pokhari, and Durbar High School have been destroyed.

Kathmandu Valley

KathmanduvalleyBhaktapur district
The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.
This valley hosts a UNESCO World Heritage Site with seven preserved locations: the centers of the three primary cities, Kathmandu Hanuman Dhoka, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square, the two most important Buddhist stupas, Swayambhunath and Boudhanath and two famous Hindu shrines, Pashupatinath temple and Changu Narayan.

Maha Shivaratri

ShivaratriMahashivratriShivratri
Maha Shivaratri is a National Holiday in Nepal and celebrated widely in temples all over the country, but especially in the Pashupatinath temple.

Teej

HartalikaAkha-Trij or Akha-TeejHaryali Teej
The Pashupatinath Temple gets the highest number of devotees.

Capital city

Capitaladministrative centerDistrict seat
The Pashupatinath Temple is a famous and sacred Hindu temple complex that is located on the banks of the Bagmati River, approximately 5 km north-east of Kathmandu in the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley, the capital of Nepal.

World Heritage Site

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was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Sites's list in 1979.

Shiva Purana

Shiv MahapuranŚiva PurāṇaShiva
Kotirudra Samhita, Chapter 11 on the Shivalingas of the North, in Shiva Purana mentions this Shivalinga as the bestower of all wishes.

Licchavi (kingdom)

LicchaviLichhaviLicchavi Kingdom
The temple was erected in the 5th century by Lichchavi King Prachanda Dev after the previous building was consumed by termites.

Termite

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The temple was erected in the 5th century by Lichchavi King Prachanda Dev after the previous building was consumed by termites.

Rama

Lord RamaRamRāma
These include the Vaishnava temple complex with a Rama temple from the 14th century and the Guhyeshwari Temple mentioned in an 11th-century manuscript.

Lingam

lingaShivalingaShiva Linga
It is said that whoever came here and beheld the lingam that appeared there would not be reborn as an animal.

Nepal Police

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Main pagoda style temple is located in the fortified courtyard within the complex guarded by Semi-Military Nepal Police and Military Force Nepal Army and has a police outpost along with living quarter within.

Nepalese Army

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Main pagoda style temple is located in the fortified courtyard within the complex guarded by Semi-Military Nepal Police and Military Force Nepal Army and has a police outpost along with living quarter within.

Vaishnavism

VaishnavaVaishnaviteVaishnavaite
Along with many temples and shrines of both Vaishnav and saiva tradition.

Saiva

Shaiva UpanishadsŚaiva
Along with many temples and shrines of both Vaishnav and saiva tradition.