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Basistha Ashram

Basistha Ashram in Guwahati

Basistha ashram, located in the south-east corner of Guwahati city is a Shiva mandir. The history of the Basistha Ashram where the temple is located dates back to the Vedic age. According to legend the ashram was founded by the great saint Basistha (Vasishtha).

Temple in the ashram stands on the bank of the mountain streams originating from the hills of Meghalaya, which becomes the rivers Basistha and Bahini/Bharalu flowing through the city.

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Assam, India
Time Needed:
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91.7839801°N, 26.0948337°E
Distance from Guwahati to Basistha Ashram
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Overall Rating:4.3

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"Superb place with nice water fall. Just see it... Divine place... "
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"Nice place"
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"Believed to be KalaMadhav/ Kali shaktipeeth"
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"i lyk this temple"

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Content of this page was last updated at Aug 31, 2016