Changu Narayan Temple, Nepal

Changu Narayan Temple, Nepal

Changu Narayan Temple, Nepal (credit)

Changu Narayan Temple is on a hilltop surrounded by a small village and a forest with a river that runs beside the hill.

Changu Narayan Temple Trivia

The temple is in honor to Lord Vishnu, and the Hindu people esteem this shrine highly. It is said to be the oldest temple in Nepal. The temple itself is a sight to see, with the artistic and historical architecture. The grounds of the temple are riddled with sculptures and statues, including one at the temple entrance depicting a kneeling Garuda. The temple is hardly ever crowded, and there are beautiful views to be seen if you go for a stroll in the courtyard.

Licchavi Period - Changu Narayan Temple

Licchavi Period – Changu Narayan Temple (credit)

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