Budhanilkantha is a municipality in Kathmandu District of province of that was established on 2 December 2014 by merging the former Village development committees Hattigauda, Khadka Bhadrakali, Chapali Bhadrakali, Mahankal, Bishnu, Chunikhel and .
Photo: Bharatahs, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Hindu temple
, located in Budhanilkantha, , is a Hindu open air temple dedicated to Lord Mahavishnu. Photo: Bharatahs, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, often referred to as BNKS, is a competitive public boarding school in Nepal. Photo: Birkhe, CC0.

Localities in the Area

is a and former Village Development Committee that is now part of in Kathmandu District in Province No. is situated 3½ km west of Budhanilkantha.

is a town and Village Development Committee in Dang Deokhuri District in Province No. is situated 3½ km northwest of Budhanilkantha.

is a and former Village Development Committee that is now part of in Kathmandu District in Province No. is situated 3½ km southwest of Budhanilkantha.


27.7773° or 27° 46' 38.3" north
85.3633° or 85° 21' 47.7" east
Open Location Code
1,440 metres (4,724 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1772109893
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: بودانيلكانثا
  • Bhojpuri: बूढानीलकण्ठ
  • Bihari : बूढानीलकण्ठ
  • Cebuano: Buḍhānilkanṭha
  • Chinese: 布达尼尔坎塔
  • Chinese: 布達尼爾坎塔
  • Dutch: Budanilkantha
  • English: Budanilkantha
  • German: Budhanilkantha
  • Japanese: ブダニールカンタ寺院
  • Japanese: ブンダニカンタ
  • Kannada: ಬುಡನೀಲಕಂಠ
  • Malay (generic): Budanilkantha
  • Marathi: बूढानीलकंठ
  • Nepali: बुद्धनीलकण्ठ
  • Nepali: बुध्दनीलकण्ठ स्थान
  • Nepali: बूढानीलकण्ठ
  • Newari: Budanilkantha
  • Newari: बुद्धनीलकण्ठ
  • Persian: بودانیلکانتا
  • Polish: Budanilkantha
  • Portuguese: Budanilkantha
  • Russian: Буданилкантха
  • Russian: Буранилакантха
  • Tamil: பூதநீலகண்டம்
  • Thai: เทวสถานพุธนิลกัณฑะ
  • Budha-Nilkantha
  • Burhānilkantha

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