Manakamana is temple of Durga Bhawani (Hindu Goddess), situated in Gorkha District of Nepal. Manakamana means the “wishes”. It is believed that Goddess Manakamana fulfills the wishes of ones who worship her with pure heart. It is very true when someone wish something from the heart; it is fulfilled by the God.
Bus takes 3-4 hours from Kathmandu to reach Kurintar. Generally micro buses and mini buses run to Kurintar. One can take bus in transit from east/west (Janakpur, Kakarbhitta, Biratnagar, Nepalgunj) to Kathmandu or Kathmandu to east/west.
The Muktinath temple is dedicated to the Lord Vishnu while Buddhists regard Lord Vishnu as Avalokiteshvara (Buddha). The main shrine is the pagoda styled temple where holy water keeps flowing from the 108 waterspouts which is believed to wash off all the miseries and sorrows.