Bawan Pokhar Temple (Vaishali)
Hindu temple, Bawan Pokhar temple is located on the banks of a pond called Bawan Pokhar. The old temple, built during Pala period, enshrines beautiful images of Hindu Gods and Goddesses.
In Bawan Pokhar temple a large number of Hindu deities are enshrined at one place and worshipped together. The Harikatora Temple is dedicated to Lord Kartikeya, Shiva's son and commander-in-chief of the armies of the Gods. The Bawan Pokhar temple houses a rich collection of black basalt images dating back to the Gupta and Pala period. Both temples, although still worshipped, are partly in spoil.