Nepal Earthquake: Heritage Sites in Lalitpur

In the wake of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake and other thousands of aftershocks, we have seen it claim the life of thousands of people. While, the loss of lives cannot be compared with other things – temples and other buildings, we surely cannot neglect it, as it was part of our daily life.

Following the status of heritage sites in Kathmandu, we now, look at the status of heritage sites in Lalitpur.

S.no Heritage Sites Location Current Status
1 Garuda of Patan Museum Patan Durbar Square Partially Damaged
2 Hari Shanker and Uma Maheshwori Temple Patan Durbar Square Completely Destroyed
3 Bungmati Temple (Machhindranath) Bungmati Completely Destroyed
4 Kumbeshwor Temple Patan Partially Damaged
5 Mahabouddha Temple Patan Partially Damaged
6 Keshav Narayan Chowk Patan Partially Damaged
7 Vishwanath Temple Patan Durbar Square Partially Damaged
8 Bhimsen Mandir Patan Durbar Square Partially Damaged
9 Chyasin Dewal Patan Partially Damaged
10 Sundari Chowk Patan Partially Damaged
11 Yog Narendra Malla statue (inside Durbar Square) Patan Durbar Square Partially Damaged
12 Char Narayan Mandir Patan Completely Destroyed
13 Mani Mandap Platform Patan Durbar Square Completely Destroyed

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