Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati

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Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati - Address, Phone Number

Address: Kamakhya, Guwahati, Assam 781010

Phone: 0361-2734624

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Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

Timings: 05:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

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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

  • Kolkata Roll
  • Red Lobster

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  • 1.The main temple is just beautiful and clean along with rest of the 10 other temples spread in the mountain. 2.The best thing is, you will hardly find those notorious Pandas here so no need to worry. Get your pooja materials from the stalls on the way and do the rest of the stuff yourself no mediator needed here. 3. The no of visiting devotees may increase by evening so afternoon would be a good choice.

  • Its a wonderful place. The temple is one of the oldest and mysterious place in India. You can feel a peace. But the queue for visit the ancient place is too lengthy. It may take 6 to 8 hrs. It is the general line timing. But there is a VIP line, which is quite faster than the general queue. But for the VIP you have to pay 500 or more than 500. The pass for the VIP is given from the temple. But to take the pass you have to go to the temple approx 6:30 am to 7:00 am. But the temple is fantastic.

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  • This temple is basically the identity of Guwahati. One of the most popular tourist attraction for tourists all over the World. Devotees and tourist often visit the temple and everybody is allowed too. Cameras are allowed inside the main premise, the only restriction is the Cave temple where no kinds of camera can be used. This place is not only for devotees, people who love to see be in peaceful and a beautiful place then this is a great option, I recommend it!

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  • Highest rated temple in Greater North east. And indeed it is. You will feel the atmos of this place once you are here. The scenic Beauty of this place is just above all. The vibe of positivity drive you crazy. And you get a new mark in your life. Don't know how to express this positivity. Just be here. Feel it by yourself. 💐💐👍👌

  • Very nice temple to pay homage and devotion. Huge number of devotees visit this temple every day. Excellent place for peace of mind.

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