Machchhendra Nath TempleApprox. Time: 1 hours
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The temple of Sweta Machchhendra Nath is a pagoda of considerable artistic beauty. It is situated at Machchhendra Bahal between Indra Chowk and Asan. It has two-tiered bronze roof. The temple is built in a courtyard full of votice stupas and statuaries. It is surrounded by residential houses and busy shops. The god within the shrine is Padmapani Avalokiteshwor, worshipped by Hindus and Buddhists. This deity is also called Janmadyo or Machchendra.

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