Kathmandu, capital city of Nepal, has many places to visit which is traditionally and culturally important in-spite of administration. Kathmandu is the noisy and crowded city of Nepal, but there are also many palaces which are historically important and packed with full of history. Buddhanath, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Durbar Square, Dakshinkali Temple, National Museum of Nepal, Natural History Museum of Nepal and Sherchen Monastery.
Kathmandu is the home for historical temples who were builds on twelve century. They were so many palaces and temples builds by the former rulers of Nepal at their time. Durbar Square Palace was the royal family home for a century ago. After they moved from Hunuma Dhoka it remains as the center place to visit in Kathmandu for tourist. Hanuman Dhoka, Taleju Temple, Kumari Bahal, Kasthamandap and Maju Deval are the main attraction point of Durbar Square Palace of Kathmandu which are architecturally beautiful.
Kathmandu is religiously popular in South-Asia. Pashupatinath temple, the holiest temple of Lord Shiva of Hindu, which is located at bank of Bagmati River. Religious activities takes place whole around the year and especially popular on the day of Shivaratri.
Also, Baudanath stupa is the biggest temple of world of this type. It’s four pairs of eyes stands for keep lookout for righteous behavior and human prosperity. It was built by King Man Deva completely different than any others stupa.
Similarly, Swayambhunath is the Buddhist stupa, 2000 years old, where on the four sided base is painted with the eyes of Lord Buddha located in Kathmandu. It is also know as the “Temple of Monkey”.
Moreover, Kathmandu contains the National Museum of Nepal, Natural History Museum of Nepal and Sherchen Monastery. This Museum contains the historical importance of Nepal; its history. Ancient materials, weapons, documents, photos, customs, life styles, cultures and religious, story of national heroes and many more about the past events of Nepal. And you can research our history at here and found more about the Nepal and Nepalese.
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