Naxal Bhagwati Temple: photo 17
Photo 17 of 37 in Gallery: Naxal Bhagwati Temple
Image title: Shri Lakshmi Narayan
This sculpture depicts Shri Lakshmi Narayan (श्री लक्स्ह्मी नारायण), also spelled: Shri, Shree, Laksmi, Narayana, Nārāyan, Nārāyaṇ, Lakshminarayan, Laksminarayan, Laksminarayana, Lakshmīnārāyan, Lakshmīnārāyaṇa or Śrī Lakshmī Nārāyaṇa.
These photos are taken around the Naxal Bhagwati Bahal Temple (Kathmandu, Nepal) which is dedicated to Goddess Durga. It is a famous destination for pious Hindus especially during the festival called Dashain. The temple has roots connecting it to the Lichchhavi (Licchavi) era and traces back to 607 CE, when King Shankerdev built the current pagoda.