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Taleju Temple (built 1667)

Taleju Temple is built in honor of the female royal deity, Taleju Bhawani. It is only opened once a year for the King and a few select priests. It was constructed in 1667 during the reign of King Shree Niwas Malla.

Bibliography:

All images copyright 2001 Kaye Yeo Ahn

Finley, Hugh; Everest, Richard; Wheeler, Tony. Lonely Planet: Nepal
  Lonely Planet Publications, 1999. China

Korn, Wolfgang The Traditional Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley
  University Press (Tribhuvan University), 1976. Nepal


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monika barahi posted on Wed Aug 13, 2014 9:11 am:

The description is too less...