On The Famous Land Termed As Peacock Island, North Guwahati Is A Famous Shiva Temple In The Middle Of The River Brahmaputra Is Umanada Devaloi Temple. The Most Famous Attraction Of This Temple Is A Ride Of Just 10 Rs.The Ferry Boats Are Used To Reach The Temple. It Is Also Known As Smallest Inhabitat Riverine Island In The World. The Umanada Temple Is Built On The Mountain Named Bhasmacala (Also Called Bhasmakata).
Umananda Temple
Umananda Temple

Umananda Temple, Guwahati

Umanada Temple Was Built In 1694 A.D. By The Bar Phukan Garhganya Handique On The Order Of The Gadadhar Singha Of The Ahom Dynasty. However The Temple Was Immensely Destroyed By The Earthquake In 1897 But Was Later Reconstructed By The Local Merchants. The Structure Is A Typically Masterly Skills Of The Assamese Craftsman. The Representation Of Surya, Ganesha, Shiva And Devi Are Found On The Temple.
Umananda Temple
The Special Ad On Of The Scorpion As Emblem Representing Devi And Vishnu And His Ten Incarnations Are Found Here. The Beautiful Festival Shiva Chaturdasi Is The Most Colorful Festival Held Annually Attracting Most Of The Tourists Here. Endangered Golden Langur Is Also Point Of Interest A This Island.

Location- 👇

  • Peacock Island, North Guwahati, Guwahati, Kamrup, Assam 781030

How To Reach - 🚲

  • Nearest Airport Is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport.
  • Nearest Railway Station Is Guwahati Railway Station.
  • Regular Ferry, Boat, Taxi And Auto Services Are Also Available.

Local Language - 👄

  • Assamese

Local Food Of Guwahati- 🍲

  • Aloo Pitika, Annanas Chat, Phucka, Pura, Pitika, Pokori, Bor, Pitha, Laru, Tamol Etc

Local Transport- 🚕

  • Rickshaw, Electric Tricycle, Taxi, Buses, Ferry, Boat Etc.

Places To Visit Near Umanada Temple-

  • Kamakhya Devi Mandir, Ugratara Temple, Assam State Museum, Guwahati Planetorium, Deepor Bil, Accoland, Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Kaziranga National Park Etc.


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