Pilgrimages in Assam

Assam is has many important and sacred pilgrimages of mainly Hinduism, Buddhism and other religions. The Institution of Satra is a unique feature of Vaishnavism in Assam, founded by Sankardeva, the father of Assamese culture. These Satras are located in Majoli of Jorhat. Guwahati and Tezpur are other important towns where most of pilgrimages are concentrated.


Ø Basishtha Ashram, Guwahati

Ø Ugratara Temple, Guwahati

Ø Umananda Temple, Guwahati

Ø Dirgheswari Temple, Guwahati

Ø Kamakhya Temple, Guwahati

Ø Bhubeneswari Mandir, Guwahati

Ø Nabagraha Temple

Ø Madan Kamdev (40 km from Guwahati)

Ø Poa Mecca (35 km from Guwahati)

Ø Hayagriva Madhava Mandir, Hajo (24 km from Guwahati)


Ø Sri Sri Mahabhairav Temple, Tezpur

Ø Da Parbatia

Ø Agnigarh


Ø Majoli Satras

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