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The Crematoria

Bagmati River, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 982-3778339
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The best fameuse place

It is the traditional ceremony place ,where burning the dead people,,,clean our soul and body in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tomas s
Visited during some cremations which I found very moving

I visited during several cremations and found the experience very moving. You are no allowed to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Bagmati River, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
+977 982-3778339
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is the traditional ceremony place ,where burning the dead people,,,clean our soul and body in the river..near are some temples,,green,fastfoods,popular traditionals guru mans

Thank tomas s
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited during several cremations and found the experience very moving. You are no allowed to enter the temple but can see it from the outside.

Thank horsechick81
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you go here you will find - maybe - inner peace. Here at PASHUPATINATH you will see death people being burnt, cremated, openly. Their ashes will go into the bagmati river and into the Indian Ocean. RIP. For me it is a peaceful and...More

Thank RolfSchmelzer
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a place deeply full of energy, respectful but you have to visit once in life and make your onw conclusions !

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on a tour and felt a little voyeuristic during the rituals but then we realized this is a public place and the rituals were of a celebratory nature and we were not really intruding. While we were observing 2 simultaneous rituals there...More

Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not sure what I was expecting but this was a very important part of our visit to Kathmandu. The blend of culture and religion was amazing. Unlike funerals in the USA, I didn’t find this morbid like I thought. This is their final destination...More

Thank Candy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting this place, please know that you will see human body burning here. Note this very well. The day I was there, a couple of foreigners started to scream as the body went burning and that was pretty awkward for everyone present...More

Thank Anik_Rahman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had mixed emotions about visiting this place, but it was part of an organised tour through our trekking group. Firstly I was worried about how I would feel about seeing the open air cremations, and secondly going as a tourist to watch the cremations...More

Thank JulieONZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when life began we didnot feel but please go and feel how life ends. we are no more than smokes and red flames. But yes we, you, I have a soul which remains. So please keep it intact. peace love and happiness is the only...More

Thank Bijay3847
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is so strange place. Probably before going there, you read many things about it but seen and experience it so different. In my last visit this place, I was totally shocked and sad. I guess, during the visiting try to be more sensitive...More

Thank ernur p
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2 December 2015|
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Response from AustraliaRuth | Reviewed this property |
I suggest engage a guide/driver, who will guide you to the best viewing locations, and explain the significance of what you are seeing, and also make you feel more comfortable because you are with a local. Ceremonies are not... More