Mani Mandapa, paired pavilions (18th c.) Darbar Square, Patan.
The Mani Mandapa lost, reconstruction planning underway.
Char Narayana Temple (1565) , Patan Darbar Square
The Char Narayana Temple lost, reconstruction planning underway.
Hari Shankara Temple (1706), Patan Darbar Square
The Hari Shankar Temple lost, reconstruction planning underway.
Sundari Chowk, Patan Royal Palace Complex
Sundari Chowk’s East wing leveled. Reconstruction work has since begun.
An aerial view of the Darbar Square, Patan 1981.
Patan Darbar Square – view from the South.
Patan’s Radha Krishna Temple (1661) reduced to rubble.
Collapsed East wing of the Sundari Chowk.Patan Royal Palace (17th-18th c.).
Patan Darbar Square – the iconic view from the South.
Patan Darbar Square—after suffering the loss of six major historic structures.
In response to KVPT’s post-earthquake application, the cultural sites of the Kathmandu Valley have been included on the 2016 World Monuments Watch.