BUNGAMATI AND KHOKANA: situated 10 Km south from Kathmandu city. These are small Newari villages still abiding its tradition as their significant part of life. Villages exemplify true beauty of the still living age old culture and civilization. Here you can see traditional houses, local Newari people busy working intricate designs in wood or stone on their way to creating many more beautiful artifacts keeping their talents running for the future generations to enjoy. In this village you can see very famous templates of Karya Binayak, dedicated to god Ganesh. And Rato Machhendranath. He is a god of rain, Hindus regard him as the reincarnation of the Lord Shiva. Buddhists regard him as the Tantric reincarnation of AvalokiteshvaraRato.