Dakshinkali Mandir is dedicated to Goddess Kali. It is one of the religious place for Hindus. It is believed that goddess Kali will protect her devotees from misfortunes. It is situated in the southern part of Kathmandu so is called Dakshinkali. There is also a small temple which is considered to be mother of Dakshinkali. Those who visit Dakshinkali also visit that place. Taking photos of main deity in both temples is strictly prohibited.