Kamakhya Temple 1/2 by Tripoto
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2 out of 40 attractions in Guwahati

Kamakhya Temple

The Kamakhya Temple in Assam is a standout amongst the most adored Shakti sanctums in India, and is viewed as one of the Shakti Peethams connected with the legend of Shiva and Daksha Yagna. Kamakhya is situated on a slope - Neelachala Parvat or Kamagiri close to the city of Guwahati in Assam. Shakti, dwelling on the Kamagiri slope is known as Kamakhya, the granter of goals. Assam generally has been known as the Kamarupa Desa and has been connected with Tantric hones and Shakti worship. This sanctuary was pulverized in mid sixteenth century, and afterward revamped in the seventeenth century by King Nara Narayana, of Cooch Bihar. Pictures of the manufacturer and related engravings are found in the temple. The Kalika Purana, an antiquated work in Sanskrit portrays Kamakhya as the yielder of all wishes, the youthful spouse of Shiva, and the supplier of salvation. This is a very good place for the art lovers.
Amruta Akulkar
Kamakhaya Temple (Guwahati): It is one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas.
Darshan H. Ranpara
The Kamakhya Temple also Kamrup-Kamakhya is a Hindu temple dedicated to the mother goddess Kamakhya. It is one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas. Beautiful Brahmaputra river.After roaming around for 5-6 hours in Guwahati. It was time to say “Bhal hoi” Guwahati.Next two days including my birthday (17th April) was my dream destination of this Solo trip. The thrill, the fun and the excitement was on its peak for THE DAY.Day 4 Tejpur to Tawang
Amrita Kapoor
One of the Shakti peeths, the home of the very powerful "bleeding" Goddess
Kushendra Tiwary
The Temple and what it has to offer, go ahead and receive.