Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati in Assam: Kamakhya Shakti Peetha

Kamakhya Temple Guwahati Assam

Kamakhaya Temple is located in the Nilachal Hill, town of Tilla, in western part of the district of Guwahati, in the state of Assam, in India. In Bengali language, the goddess is known as Maa Tara. It is one of the Astadasha Shakti peethas situated in the North-eastern region of India. The primary deity of […]

Kamakhya Mahatmya, Significance of Goddess Kamakhya Devi

With more than one crore gods and goddesses, Hinduism is one of the most ancient religions practiced not only in the Hindu dominated country India but across the continents too. Several civilizations have been a witness to the existence of these deities who have been worshipped in various forms over centuries. The goddess has twelve […]

Durga Puja at Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati, Assam

Durga Puja celebrations at Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati in Assam begins on Pitru Paksha Ekadashi (5 October 2018) with Pashekia Puja. As per the temple legends, Kamakhya leaves Kailash on Indira Ekadashi for Devi Paksha which begins on Ashwin Pratipada (10 October 2018). Prior to Navratri Durga Puja celebrations, Kamakhya temple is cleaned and decorated with […]

Stories of Kamakhya Devi in Puranas

Several stories about Goddess Kamakhya Devi are mentioned in many ancient Scriptures including Puranas. Kalika Purana is the best source to get information about the Goddess of Fertility.. Vatsayana, a Vedic Sage in Varanasi during the later first Century was approached by the King in the Himalayan region (now Nepal) to find a solution to […]

Ambubachi Mela begins, 22 June 2019

On 22 June 2019 Ambubachi Mela begins at Guwahati Kamakhya Devi Temple. It is observed during Ahaar month in traditional Assamese calendar. Dates & Time of Amabubachi Mela 2019 – It begins at 06.12 AM on 22 June and ends at 6.36 PM on 26 June. Ambubachi Mela, the major festival of Guwahati Kamakhya Devi […]

Goddess Kamakhya & Her consort Lord Shiva

Many civilizations have been a witness to the existence of the deities over centuries. The deities have come to be worshipped in various forms, ways and structures. Plethora of gods and goddesses makes India the much sought after tourist destination where all religions coexist in harmony. With more than one million gods and goddesses, Hinduism […]

Durga Puja in Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati, Assam

Durga Puja in Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati, Assam is a grand festival to watch. In 2013, Durga Puja begins on October 9th and ends on October 14th. Panchami Puja marks the beginning of Durga Puja in Kamakhya Devi Temple. Kumari Puja is a most celebrated festival at Kamakhya during Durga Puja. In 2013, Kumari Puja date […]

Kamakhya Temple Contact details (Phone Numbers, Address)

Here are the contact details (Phone numbers, address) of Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati of Assam. Kamakhaya Temple is located in the Nilachal Hill, town of Tilla, in western part of the district of Guwahati, in the state of Assam, in India. In Bengali language, the goddess is known as Maa Tara. Official Address of The Kamakhya […]

Pilgrims of Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya Temple to get Free Transportation, Accommodation

The state government of Assam will provide sanitation, accommodation and transportation for pilgrims visiting the Ambubachi Mela at Kamakahya Temple in Guwahati for free of cost. In 2017, Ambubachi Mela begins on June 22 and ends on June 25. The state government has decided to provide sanitation, accommodation and transportation for pilgrims visiting the AmbubachiMela […]

Timings of Kamakhya Temple

Timings of Kamakhya Temple are given here.. Opening time of Kamakhya Temple is 5.30 AM and the closing time is 5.30 PM. It is one of the Astadasha Shakti peethas situated in the North-eastern region of India. The primary deity of this temple is Kamakhya. The important festivals that are grandly celebrated in this temple are durga […]