Dakshinkali Temple

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  • Address: Bhimsen Marga, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Forest
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This temple is located at a distance of 22 kilometers from Kathmandu. It is one of the main temples of Nepal, dedicated to the goddess of Kali. Not for the faint hearted, this temple is known for its animal sacrifices, particularly of cockerels and male goats to worship the goddess. A busy Hindu pilgrimage, this place is frequented by thousands of devotees, especially during the Dashain festival. Set at the confluence of two sacred streams in a rocky cleft in the forest, this temple is a lesson in Hindu rituals and practices.

Dakshinkali Temple Travel Tips

  • Saturday is most crowded as this is the day for kali Maa in Hindu religion.
  • Lots of animal sacrifice takes place at this temple, especially on Saturday.

How to Reach Dakshinkali Temple

  • Travel to this temple by taxi or hire a cab.

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  • Dakshinkali Temple Address: Bhimsen Marga, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
  • Dakshinkali Temple Timing: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Dakshinkali Temple(preferred time): 08:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Dakshinkali Temple: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 81.46% of people who visit Kathmandu include Dakshinkali Temple in their plan

  • 51.53% of people start their Dakshinkali Temple visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Dakshinkali Temple

Monday, Friday and Sunday

94.43% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dakshinkali Temple

People normally club together Garden Of Dreams and Pashupatinath Temple while planning their visit to Dakshinkali Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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