Pashupatinath hindu temple of nepal the temple is associated with centuries of ancient history and culture that amazes all who visit the temple for both were so fascinated by the natural beauty of the kathmandu valley that they decided to transform into deer and prance around in the. Nepal is officially a secular country but it in fact its unique blend of hinduism and buddhism is prevalent throughout daily life in the kathmandu valley the newari people, the majority in the kathmandu valley are an example of this merging of hinduism and buddhism. There are seven major heritage sites in kathmandu and the surrounding valley and therefore boasts an unbelievably rich cultural heritage pashupatinath in the northeast of kathmandu is one of the most important hindu temples of lord shiva in the world. Delve deeper into the ancient spaces and sacred places of kathmandu explore sites of hindu and buddhist importance and the best of the kathmandu valley program venture into the kathmandu valley to continue your exploration of nepal's colorful villages and cultural treasures.
Discover the sights, sounds and aromas of the kathmandu valley on this full-day sightseeing tour of its major attractions explore unique cultures and see some of the unesco world heritage sites, including durbar square, buddhist stupas and hindu temples. Nepal cultural tour (kathmandu and lumbini) asides from a discovery of harmony of buddhism and hinduism in and around the kathmandu valley, you are granted a chance to trace back to the life of the enlightened one or the buddha, the founder of buddhism in lumbini, which is believed to be a. Kathmandu valley cultural tour - focuses all the key highlights of kathmandu valley, living gallery of nepalese arts, culture, heritage famed from ancient time. Major religions in nepal: hindu, buddhism the kathmandu valley alone has more than 2,700 religious shrines it is a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practice based on a caste system basically. Nepal begins to assess its cultural losses after earthquake from the piles of rubble which surround the cracked central shrine, the view extends across the entire kathmandu valley about 80% of nepalese are hindu. Centrally located people of the country, the newars are believed to be the most ancient inhabitants of the kathmandu valley or the melting pot.
Sanskrit schools were specially set up in kathmandu and in the terai region to inculcate traditional hindu culture and practices originated from nepal architecture and cityscape kathmandu valley is described as an enormous treasure house of art and sculptures, which are made of. Kathmandu valley is the spiritual and cultural meeting point of all these groups hinduism and buddhism are the two main religions the great stupas of swayambhunath and bouddhanath are among the oldest and most beautiful worship sites in the kathmandu valley. Kathmandu valley view and cultural trekking bestows a delightful experience of stunning natural vista including sunrise views over himalaya ranges with a. Kathmandu capital and cultural centre of nepal, with its hanumandhoka durbar square and the stupas at boudhanath and swayambhunath newars, the indigenous people of the kathmandu valley, follow both hinduism and buddhism. Witness the harmony of hinduism and buddhism at the birth place of buddha patan is best known for its rich cultural heritage, particularly its tradition of arts and crafts visit the swayambhu complex atop a hill in the kathmandu valley, west of kathmandu city.
Kathmandu heritage tour kathmandu valley is cultural hub of nepal excellent place to see cultural harmony between hindu and buddhist followers inside valley kathmandu durbar square: located inside old kathmandu area and famous for architecture and arts.
A conglomeration lies in capital city kathmandu where cultures are blending to form a national identity kathmandu valley has served as the country's cultural metropolis since the unification of 2006 religions practiced in nepal are: hinduism, buddhism, islam, christianity, jainism. Visitors info people and culture newars who live in and around the kathmandu valley tharus, yadavas, satar, rajvanshis and dhimals who live in the tarai region shamanism, bonpo and hinduism lha feva is the most significant festival for the thakalis. Also see: cultural tours of kathmandu valley short treks in kathmandu valley 2 durbar squares the unique blend of buddhist and hindu culture and its reflection on the valley's architecture and lifestyle is worth observing while you are in the valley. Kathmandu valley is the cultural patan and kathmandu within kathmandu valley have been inducted into world heritage site list the buddhist temples have unique white washed hemisphere structures with gilded brass ornamentation while hindu temples have tiered structure made of. Kathmandu valley tour is a place of world heritage side in the world and ancient cities for sightseeing in kathmandu, patan and bkaktapur with unique places and culture. Kathmandu valley cultural tour the trip involves exploring the mythical kathmandu valley which includes kathmandu durbar square and pashupatinath the temple of pashupatinath offers the open view of the hindu cremation system on the bank of the religiously important 'bagmati.