Bagmati River

The Bagmati River runs through the of , separating the cities of from Patan, before flowing through of southern Nepal and finally joing the Koshi River in the state of .

Notable Places in the Area

Hindu temple
Jal Binayak is a Hindu Temple of Lord Ganesh located in the Chobhar, central part of Kathmandu District, . is situated 730 metres northeast of Bagmati River. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small lake in the outskirts of Kathmandu, in Nepal. is situated 1 km southwest of Bagmati River. Photo: Bhuwan Maharjan, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a 6-hectare zoo in , . is situated 3 km northeast of Bagmati River. Photo: S Pakhrin, CC BY 2.0.

Hindu temple
Karya Binayak is a Hindu temple located in , Lalitpur District at about 10 kilometres south of . is situated 2½ km southeast of Bagmati River. Photo: Setoghoda, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is an ancient hill village in a few kilometres southwest of Kathmandu. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in the of , 5 km southwest of on a rocky hill between 1,300-1,500 m in elevation. Photo: Etter Studio, CC BY 2.0.

Jāwalākhel is a subdivision of Lalitpur in . It is located 2 km from the ancient city centre Pātan, one of the three great capitals of Nepal until the 18th century. is situated 3 km northeast of Bagmati River.

Bagmati River

27.6525° or 27° 39' 9" north
85.2897° or 85° 17' 22.9" east
Open Location Code
1,274 metres (4,180 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Basque: Bagmati ibaia
  • Bengali: বাগমতী নদী
  • Bhojpuri: बाघमती नदी
  • Bihari : बागमती नदी
  • Catalan: Riu Baghmati
  • Cebuano: Bagmati River
  • Chinese: 巴格马蒂河
  • Czech: Bágmatí
  • Danish: Bagmati
  • Dutch: Bagmati (rivier)
  • Dutch: Bagmati
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: نهر باجماتى
  • Esperanto: Bagmati
  • Fijian Hindustani: Bagmati
  • French: Bagmati
  • German: Bagmati
  • Hebrew: בגמטי
  • Hindi: बागमती
  • Irish: Abhainn Bagmati
  • Italian: Bagmati
  • Japanese: バグマティ川
  • Korean: 바그마티강
  • Maithili: बागमती नदी
  • Malayalam: ബാഗ്മതി നദി
  • Marathi: बागमती नदी
  • Nepali: बागमती खुसि
  • Nepali: बागमती नदी
  • Newari: बागमती खुसि
  • Newari: बागमती खुसी
  • Oriya: ବାଗମତୀ
  • Panjabi: ਬਾਗਮਤੀ ਨਦੀ
  • Persian: رودخانه باگماتی
  • Portuguese: Rio Bagmati
  • Romanian: Râul Bagmati
  • Russian: Багмати
  • Sanskrit: बागमती
  • Santali: ᱵᱟᱜᱢᱚᱛᱤ ᱜᱟᱰᱟ
  • Slovenian: Bagmati (reka)
  • Slovenian: Bagmati
  • Spanish: Rio Bagmati
  • Spanish: Río Bagmati
  • Swedish: Bagmati
  • Tamil: பாக்மதி ஆறு
  • Thai: แม่น้ำพาคมตี
  • Western Panjabi: باگماتی دریا

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