Kamakhya Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 05:30 pm]
  • Address: Kamakhya, Guwahati, Assam 781010, India
  • Timings: 05:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: 0361-2734624
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Kamakhya Temple - Review

Kamakhya Temple is situated at the top of the Nilachal Hill at about 800 feet above the sea level. The entire temple complex not only comprises of many other temples but also a whole set of people connected with them. Apart from the main devi temple, it also comprises of some other major temples of devi Kali, Tara, Bagala, Chinnamasta, Bhuvanesvari, Bhairavi and Dhumavati.

There are some other temples of various goddess can be seen in the complex. They are the Sitala Temple, the Lalita Kanta Temple, The jaya Durga Temple, the Vana Durga Temple, the Rajarajesvari Temple, the Smasanakali temple, the kail temple of Abhayananda dharmashala and the Sankhesvari temple. There are five temples of Lord Shiva in the Kamakhya complex. They belong to different forms of Lord Shiva like Kamesvara (Umananda), Siddhesvara, Amratokesvara (Heruka), Aghpra, and kotilinga (Tatpurusa).

The complex also contains three temples of Lord Visnu. They are as the Kedara (Kamalesvara), situated near the northern side of the main temple, as the Gadadhara, situated in the north-western direction of the Kamakhya temple, and as Pandunath, which is situated in the eastern foothills of Nilachal also kinown as Pandu.

Kamakhya Temple Information

  • It is a religious place so head should be covered at all times.
  • It is advisable to leave the footwear outside.
  • The peace and sanity of the religious place should be not disturbed.
  • Mobile app is also available to keep an exact track of temple rituals and routines.

How To reach Kamakhya Temple by Public Transport

  • There are hired taxis.

Restaurants Near Kamakhya Temple

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  • Red Lobster

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TripHobo Highlights for Kamakhya Temple

  • Kamakhya Temple Address: Kamakhya, Guwahati, Assam 781010, India
  • Kamakhya Temple Contact Number: 0361-2734624
  • Kamakhya Temple Timing: 05:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Kamakhya Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Kamakhya Temple(preferred time): 08:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kamakhya Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kamakhya Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Guwahati include Kamakhya Temple in their plan

  • 74.68% of people start their Kamakhya Temple visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Kamakhya Temple

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kamakhya Temple

People normally club together Pragjyotika and Bhubaneshwari Temple while planning their visit to Kamakhya Temple.

People also prefer to start their day with Kamakhya Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati Reviews

  • Superb place and very high spiritual energy revolving around this place... The interesting part is when u reach there its a very neat, nice n clean temple.. Though the people working in the temple push u to give money in donation way which is not good buy rest of things are nice...

  • It's a lovely place.The area is very peaceful but outside of temple is crowded. Kamakhya Temple is a worship place for Hindus.Everybody loves to visit the Temple. People's comes from different states and many foreigners also visits the place.

  • Very peaceful place and feeling of cosmic energy. Cleanliness and decoration of temple will observed everywhere. Night vision of temple is awesome. Hotels, folding & lodging are easily available at 10-20 Metre distance from the temple.

  • We felt very auspicious to be here. Temple timings are fixed and must reach before the time to get the dharshan without any trouble. One of the must visit places at guwahati. This is the oldest temple and people believe this as the most powerful and the wishes gets fulfilled if one prays here with their whole hearted spirit. Buses and cabs are available from top and below the hill to get to the temple.

  • Temple is good. Many pandits available inside are looking money minded. Dont know why they behave like that. They have only 500 rupees ticket for VIP entry. Otherwise you can go only by general which is always rush or else go by defense ticket (50 rupees).

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