The Pashupatinath Temple: photo 10
Photo 10 of 17 in Gallery: The Pashupatinath Temple
Image title: Stray Linga
This photo shows a detail of a Linga found lying scattered around on the other side of the Bagmati river. On the background you can see one of the main temple complex buildings.
The Pashupatinath Temple is an important Hindu temple from the 5th century situated at the heart of Kathmandu, Nepal. It contains over 500 religious structures and is surrounded by various other temples and sacred buildings. The name Pashupati refers to a name of Shiva and represents the deity presiding over Nayapala (Nepal).