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Kamakhya Temple

Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
+91 361 273 4624
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Famous Shakti Peeth Temple

Situated on top of a hill, the temple is peaceful, clean and well maintained. It will take at... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
IndianTraveller122
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Singapore, Singapore
Beautiful ShaktiPeeth-Mandir

Most Powerful & Beautiful “Shaktipeeth of Maa-Bhagwati/Parvati”. I feel blessed & fortunate to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rakesh S
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Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated on top of a hill, the temple is peaceful, clean and well maintained. It will take at least half a day at the temple (on ordinary days, not sure how it is during festivals) as there are long queues for the darshan.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Most Powerful & Beautiful “Shaktipeeth of Maa-Bhagwati/Parvati”. I feel blessed & fortunate to visit it for 2nd Time after 3years. Mandir-Campus is superbly maintained by Panda Samaj & Local Government. There are long-Free ques & small-PrePaid ques for Devotees to choose to join. Both the...More

Thank Rakesh S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I couldn't believe my eyes coming after more than a decade to this Shaktipeeth and admiring just how India could take a leaf out of this temple as it stands today.Spic n span and temple folks cont scrubbing it clean..it has obliterated its past making...More

Thank 905sahas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Top Temple. Clean. Well maintained. June 22nd is main date to visit. Peaceful. Well kept Rather clean. Highly recommended. Great view of the city to from here. Bhagwan

Thank Bhagwan72
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple stands for Goddess Kamakhya and is popular among local folks as well as tourists. The environment is divine and you feel one more step closer to the God.

Thank thrillingvinay
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Kamakhya Temple. The temple has a massive dome which overlooks the quaint Nilanchal Hills in the background. Visit this temple for a long due acquaintance with the Divine. It is great place to go.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a help from local contact in helping quick darshan of maa Kaali otherwise I would have taken long time. We were all seniors above 70 hence had to take help. Felt really good after darshan 🙏

Thank Baldev S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kamakhya temple in Guwahati is very famous and beautiful and popular temple it's super nature in the temple

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place for the religious and spiritual people. One of the most famous temples. Felt awesome and energetic in visiting

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited kamkhya temple yesterday evening,took vip passes as time constraints were there,could do the darshan in 1 hour,had a pleasant time there.must visit for persons visiting Guwahati for the first time & interested in religious sightseeing.

Thank Divya M
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Musafirnix
4 December 2017|
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Response from SubirBose | Reviewed this property |
1) It depends. During special days like "Ambubachi" or "Durga Puja" - the whole day is not enough. For other days 2-3 hours is sufficient. 2) During morning as early as possible. 3) I don't have any idea about VIP passes... More
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shilpamv g
4 December 2017|
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Response from DrJPSarma | Reviewed this property |
plenty of shops line the approach to the shrine. You can purchase a packet/container of "Sindoor" . However these are same as any commercial ones as they have not been blessed yet. For the Sindoor to be truly called... More
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Prerana S
2 November 2017|
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Response from naiduks24 | Reviewed this property |
after evening aarathi by 6 PM, please visit the temple before 4 PM, so that you may have great darshan. Avoid weekends, saturday and sunday.
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