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.
All images copyright 2001 Kaye Yeo Ahn
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