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Matsyanarayan temple and Manabas Mela

Matsyanarayan temple and Manabas Mela

Matsyanarayan (Sanskrit: matsya meaning fish, narayan= a protector Hindu God-form of Lord Vishnu) is regarded as the first incarnation of Vishnu “Matsya Avatar” whose lower half is fish and upper half is human. This incarnation is believed to save Manu, a great teacher and law-giver, from a terrible flood which was about to destroy all life (Majupurias, 2011). Matsyanarayan temple situated at south west of Kirtipur is a heritage site rich in natural and cultural beauty. The temple area comprises of ponds, idols of different deities, chaityas, Vishnudevi temple etc. The hill covered with forest and vegetation creates so fresh environment that one cannot stop feeling calm, quiet and relax being there.

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 03 September 2013 08:25 )


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