Pashupatinath temple is one of the most famous Hindu temples in the world and is also listed as a UNESCO world heritage site. The Hindu temple with gilt roofing and richly carved silver doors dedicated to Lord Shiva, is situated on the bank of the holy Bagmati River. The cremation process of the Hindus body an emotional and intellectual sight to behold.
It was said during the devastating earthquake of 2015 that the people of Nepal believed that if this temple withstood the damage, so would they. After the initial aftershocks were done, people flooded to see the temples condition, and there it stood unharmed, a beacon for the Nepalese that they too would survive.