Wakupati Narayan Temple

Wakupati Narayan Temple is located near Dattatreya Square. The two-story monument, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, is a rare example of pagoda construction. It is one of Bhaktapur's most prominent temples, dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Wakupati Narayan Temple is a Narayan Temple  in Bhaktapur Municipality Ward No. 9 in Bhaktapur. If a person is unable to attend Changu Narayan, or if Changu Narayan is unable to worship due to a vow, this Wakupati Narayan  is worshiped. During the time of King Jagat Prakash Malla this temple was constructed. The creation of this Wakupati Narayan is the subject of a legend.| Bhaktapur l wwwnamastebhaktapurcom

There is a story on  the  Wakupati Narayan Temple .Lord Changu Narayan was a devotee of a farmer. He used to go to Changu Village on a daily basis. Due to his busy schedule, he was unable to meet Lord Changu Narayan  one day while harvesting paddy.A fter a day, he went home with a huge load of paddy, and Lord Changu Narayan appeared inside the paddy. In 1667, he constructed a two-storey elegant temple on the current Wakupati Narayan Temple. Because he is sitting on a paddy load, this Narayan is known as Wakupati Narayan.In Nepalbhasa “Wa” signifies “Paddy” and “Ku” indicates “Storage”Pati” is a Hindi word that signifies “owner.” Wakupati Narayan is known as Narayan because he owns a paddy burden. As a result, the practice of offering new paddy to this Narayan has not changed since the introduction of new paddy.

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Four stone pillars are erected in front of the temple, one of which is on the ground, on top of pillar Garuda (a bird creature from Hindu mythology that has a mix of eagle and human features) placed. The only way to get so many Garuda  in front of a Narayan temple is to do it this way. After witnessing this Wakupati Narayan Temple, it is also usual to sit for a while on the stone in front of the temple. As a result of sitting on the stone, the sins of the day are Deities who holds her head own her hands is revered as a life-giver. To be a Shakti Pith, powerful Mata Chhinnamastha. Similarly, if someone’s ear hurts, it is revered as “Nhepansyadya:” in this area.

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