GUHYESHWARI TEMPLE

About Place:

The temple was constructed during the reign of King Shanker Dev of the Lichhavi period with the help of Narasingha Thakur, a Tantric. The temple was later renovated by King Pratap Malla in 1654 AD with the advice of Lambakarna Bhatta, a noted Tantric. Tantric rites are performed at the temple. The temple architecture is built in Bhutanese Pagoda style. Several musical instruments used during prayers were presented by King Rana Bhadur. The idols in the temple are made of gold and silver.

Address:

Kathmandu 44621, Nepal

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