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Basistha Ashram Temple

Kamrup District | Sandhyachal Hills, Guwahati 781001, India
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The place where sage Vashishta took samadhi and became a rock which is still there. Vashishta's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Namit V
Beautiful streams in a peaceful hillside in a peaceful locality

This place is that one which you must visit at least for once while you are on a trip to Guwahati... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rina H
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“water flow” (3 reviews)
Kamrup District | Sandhyachal Hills, Guwahati 781001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place where sage Vashishta took samadhi and became a rock which is still there. Vashishta's three riverine daughters flow first into a kund and then together as a stream from here. The stream appears to be a great picnic spot as well.

Thank Namit V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is that one which you must visit at least for once while you are on a trip to Guwahati .On 15th April this year I boarded a city bus from Paltan Bazar ,Guwahati...It was about 45 mins. journey where they told me to...More

Thank Rina H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just 2 or 3 Km away from Baisistha Sariali bus stop. One of the favourite and beautiful destination in Guwahati. Environment is just mind-blowing.

Thank SumanKalita62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the religious places of assam with fresh and new environment for people to roam around and lovely atmosphere.

Thank Tanuj K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It is good place to visit after Kamakhya temple. Specially there is water fall which will feel good for children and family.

Thank arvindsharmabki
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had visited Basistha temple located in the outskirts of the main city during our sightseeing in Guwahati. This place has lots of monkeys playing around and hungrily looking for food. Main USP of this place is the beautiful fast flowing mountain stream flowing through...More

1  Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is an ancient temple and located @ 12 KM away from Guwahati. Rushi Basistha’s Ashram here in Assam. There is one Bhagwan Shiv Temple and a cave wherein Rushi Vashishta is said to have meditated. The location is calm and very peaceful. Water flow...More

Thank Gaurang S
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A very old site which force you to recall your knowledge about Indian mythology. Considering its importance it could be more clean and well kempt

Thank sheela m
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Having been in Guwahati, off and on, for last about 25 years I have been hearing about this temple for some years. This time, when I was there in January, I decided to go there early in the morning. My colleague volunteered to join me...More

1  Thank SatyendraGarg
Reviewed 24 March 2017

There is a cave in this ashram where Sage Vashisth, who was one of the Saptarishis, is said to meditated. There is a beautiful temple on the bank of the river within this Ashram. The temple was built in 18th Century and is dedicated to...More

Thank None I
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