Bisankhunarayan

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Bishankhunarayan http://wikimapia.org/11888095/Bishankhunarayan-VDC
विशंखुनारायण
Village development committee
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°37′N 85°23′E / 27.61°N 85.39°E / 27.61; 85.39Coordinates: 27°37′N 85°23′E / 27.61°N 85.39°E / 27.61; 85.39
Country    Nepal
Zone Bagmati Zone
District Lalitpur District
Population (1991)
 • Total 3,867
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Bisankhunarayan is a village development committee in Lalitpur District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 3867 in 707 individual households.[1] Bishankhunarayan is historic place because of popular Hindu god Vishnu temple called Bishankhu narayan. Narayan is another name for Lord Vishnu. In the temple there's a small cave too. In Kathmandu Valley four temples of the Hindu God Vishnu are present:
1.Bishankhu Narayan
2.Shesh Narayan
3.Budhanilakantha Narayan
4.Changu Narayan.

Every year tens of thousand pilgrims visit these four temple.

Villages near Bishnankhunarayan include Godawari, Lamatar, Godamchour. Bishankhunarayn vdc has rich water resources as well as big and thick forest.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 2008-10-12. Retrieved 2008-09-03. 
  2. ^ http://www.lonelyplanet.com/nepal/bishankhu-narayan

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