Naxal Bhagwati Temple: photo 32
Photo 32 of 37 in Gallery: Naxal Bhagwati Temple
Image title: Shri Shanidev
This sculpture depicts Shri Shanidev (श्री शनिदेव), also spelled: Shri, Shree, Sanidev, Sanideva, Shanideva, Śanidev or Śrī Śanideva.
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.