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Vashistha Temple

Kamrup District | Southeast Guwahati, Guwahati, India
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A heritage Shiva temple where Saga Vashista Muni meditated

When our taxi driver suggested this place while making the itinerary we were not interested in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gajarajan1947
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Chennai (Madras), India
An old temple dedicated to vashista maharishi

This is an old temple situated about 2-3 kms from NH 37.. and sAid to be the cave where vashista... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
ashwin99
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Bangalore, India
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Kamrup District | Southeast Guwahati, Guwahati, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When our taxi driver suggested this place while making the itinerary we were not interested in the beginning but the drive insisted that we would miss something nice experience and so we agreed and went. It was indeed a right decision to visit this temple...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is an old temple situated about 2-3 kms from NH 37.. and sAid to be the cave where vashista Maharishi undertook penance.it has three water rivulets flowing near the place . These join and form the vashista Ganga. Behind the temple is a very...More

Thank ashwin99
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Everyone goes to Vashishta Temple if they're on a Guhawati visit. There is something holy and peaceful about the vibes there! But here's the less spoken about part....there is a Vashishta Ashram right behind the temple...Not well developed as a tourist spot but really beautiful...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

While in Guwahati one must visit this ancient temple once an asharam of the great saint Vashisht muni.

1  Thank Vipinnanda
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

It is located outskirt of the Guwahati city. It is an ancient temple also known as Basistha ashram. You can enjoy the water stream flowing inside the temple. The parking is paid but available easily. Lot food stall outside for eating and drinks. It was...More

Thank Naresh J
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Around 40 mins drive from Guwahati city, you come to this place which is very serene and peaceful located in the lap of nature. There is a Shiva temple and a cave where Sage Vashista (one of the Sapt Rishis) is said to have meditated....More

1  Thank Rajani K
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

It's located around 15 kilometers away from Guwahati city. It's believed that Sage Vashista had spent some time at this site meditating in the past. The ashram premises has a Shiva Temple, a waterfall and confluence of a river. The site is a visual delight....More

Thank bishnu s
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

It is one of the oldest temple. There is a confluence of three small rivulets which is considered sacred as per HIndu beliefs. The place is not well maintained

Thank SRKK2013
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

During our vacation in Guwahati we had visited this beautiful temple located in the lap of nature in the outskirts of the main city. The ambience is calm and peaceful but beware of the monkeys eagerly awaiting to be fed by every tourist. Main beauty...More

Thank Kaushik G
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Situated on the Sandhyachal hill on the outskirts of Guawhati. The temple is on a hill & one has to climb few steps. The location is calm and very peaceful. There are lots of monkeys. The sanctum is actually a well and it is believed...More

1  Thank chanse3
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