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Kamakhya Temple

Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
0361-273-4624
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our purpose of visit was to visit this temple only

good arrangement for the queuing. had an amazing darshan. parking arrangements were good. neat and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
amg1972
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New Delhi, Delhi, India
The temple which is one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas

The temple is also called Nilachal temple and consists of four chambers i.e. garbhagriha and three... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
asis2015
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Silchar, India
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Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

good arrangement for the queuing. had an amazing darshan. parking arrangements were good. neat and clean campus and very well organised

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The temple is also called Nilachal temple and consists of four chambers i.e. garbhagriha and three mandapas locally called calanta, pancharatna and natamandira aligned from east to west. The temple denotes the spot where Sati used to retire in secret to satisfy her amour with...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is said all your sins are washed away for lifetime once you happen to visit the heavenly abode of Kamakhya All ten manifestations or forms of goddess Adi Shakti resides here and each form of goddesses had interesting stories to unfold, we are extremely...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Kamakya Temple is a very famous temple in all over Assam, also for the north east and east region of our country.The temple is at the top, it takes some climb to get there.The place will be of interest for those who are God fearing...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very ancient temple . One of the Sakthi Peedam. If we buy special ticket for Rs.500/ we can complete Dharshan within one hour. Decent administration and disciplined que system. Forget about the Pandas as they are alike in all pilgrimage centres and enjoy peaceful dharshan

Thank 317green
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The divine atmosphere at the temple premises soothens the mind and body of even the most stressed individual. Best time to visit :- During AMBABUCHI MELA

Thank Subhro S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple is beautiful. Remains crowded most of the time and one can find himself lucky, if not crowded. However, the management has a taken very nice step of pass system to enter the temple. VIP passes are available at a price of 501/- from...More

Thank anshul a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I am not a religiously inclined person but still visited the place and can say it is worth visiting for people who can stay in long queue for hours.

Thank Highlander N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful temple...it did not had rush at the time we visited..soulful Darshan of Maa Kamakhya..it is not far from this hotel u can easily get transportation either public or private..

Thank Suman K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kamakhya temple is located on the top of Nilanchal hill which is located about 8 kilometres away from the city center. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Shakti. It's a Shakti peeth. The female organ of Devi Sati had fallen here when her body was...More

Thank Rajani K
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Prema R
13 June 2017|
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Response from BasuSanj | Reviewed this property |
Not too many steps. Not too steep to go up. may be 50. Yes after 6 open but best to go by day time.
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pammalmaninaidu
1 June 2017|
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Response from dj_kashyap | Reviewed this property |
Guwahati is a city of temples surrounded by hills and the mighty Brahmaputra flowing between Guwahati city & North Guwahati. Though we don't have any Govt. organised tours but there are few private agencies who can make your... More
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Gargi N
25 May 2017|
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Response from Rudra S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gargi, At Kamakhya temple you need not climb stairs or hill. All the vehicles go upto the parking place of the temple. So your mother can very comfortably reach the temple and have darshan. However, the main temple is in... More
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