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Main Temple is closed-Cable Car Ride Worth

The History Of Manaknama Temple goes:The mythical history of the Manakamana goddess dates back to... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
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Must visit temple at Kathmandu

Temple is located at a high range above and can be travel by cable car. its a amazing experience... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

The History Of Manaknama Temple goes:The mythical history of the Manakamana goddess dates back to the reign of King Ram Shah of Gorkha. Every night, the king’s wife would awake and make her way to a nearby hill. Upon finding his kingly bed empty, Ram...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Visit this place for religious reason.Local believe on Devi who fulfill wishes if you sacrifice animal for her. Nothing much to see. Only interesting part here is the cable ride. Around the the temple is very unsanitary.Don't have to go if you are tourist.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Only the adjacent miniature temple is open and there's a huge line even for that, given the local beliefs and faith in the temple. The cable car doesn't operate for a couple of hours during the lunch time, so need to time the visit appropriately....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Manakamna Devi Temple is a great temple jn Nepal on the way of Kathmandu, people visit here for the 'Mumdan'of their children. Its a relegious place as well as tourist place also in the sence that you can enjoy to ride on Cable Car, overall...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Stopped here on our long drive from Kathmandu to Bandipur. Should have read some reviews before coming so I would know what to expect but I was thinking it would just be views and a small temple. But after paying the steep $20pp, we took...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Temple is located at a high range above and can be travel by cable car. its a amazing experience travelling in cable car. Its a must visit place. well maintained by Nepal government also have free WIFI option for tourist.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

It was my 3rd time to Nepal and Manakamana Temple. We went here to seek the blessings of Goddesses Mankamnai. It's said that whatever wish you make here, it gets fulfilled

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Manokamana means the 'wish' so this feminine divinity answers the prayers of deities. Located within the Pashupatinath Den Area up in the Hill of Sleshmantak, it is a place not to miss. There are temples dedicated to ganesha, Vishnu. Shiva, Gorakhnath, etc. From the Arya...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank bhumi1008
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Went here with my friends to seek the blessings of Goddess Mankamna where it is belived that whatever you wish gets fulfilled. Beautiful place and wonderful experience.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Went here with my wife after our marriage. It was a blissful experience. You have to get into a cable car to reach to the Goddess. Then some stairs and then a long queue. But the Goddess is so live that you feel connected to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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