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PHOTOS: Kamakhya temple door shuts for mega fest

The annual three-day 'Ambubachi mela' began at the ancient Kamakhya Temple, located atop Nilachal Hills, in Guwahati on Friday.Seventy-two closed circuit cameras, over 300 volunteers of the......

Kamakhya Temple gears up for annual Ambubachi fair

The ancient 'shakti sthal' called Kamakhya Temple atop Nilachal Hills overlooking the magnificent Brahmaputra River in Guwahati is gearing up for the annual Ambubachi festival that will begin from......

In PIX: Possessed by gods, men perform Deodhani

The annual Deodhani dance festival that dates back centuries is held for three days every year at Kamakhya temple in Guwahati where 'Deodhas' (temple dancers) dance like men possessed by a spirit.......

Assam's famed Kamakhya temple gears up for 'Ambubachi mela'

Draped in red and saffron robes, flaunting long untidy hair,  beard and some long nails too, these tantriks (magicians) are standing out among the teeming devotees. They have thronged the......

  People speak for nilachal hills

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Q. I will be travelling to Guwahati for the first time and need some tips on things like nice places to eat, hang out and also options for weekend activities, etc. Can someone point me to how I can find this info or share some info yourself? Top things to do in Guwahati!
:  A. Located on the bank of the Brahmaputra, Guwahati is the gateway to north eastern India and to Assam.Sights include the Kamakhya Temple on Nilachal...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-will-be-travelling-to-guwahati-for-the-first-time-and-need//answers/19226079

Shwetha
Q. What are the sight-seeing places in and around guwahait?
Shwetha:  A. Uma Nanda Temple Janardana Temple Ugro Tara Temple Guwahati Planetarium Guwahati Anthropological Museum Assam Forest Museum Commercial Museum...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-are-the-sight-seeing-places-in-and-around-guwahait/19226003/answers/17989511

QnA Quiz
Q. Where is the famous Kamakhya Temple situeted?
QnA Quiz:  A. Guwahati . atop of Nilachal Hills its nearly 10 km from the Railway station more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-the-famous-kamakhya-temple-situeted/17989316/answers/1420579

Bhaskar Bhattacharya
Q. brief history of guwahati
Bhaskar Bhattacharya:  A. Gauhati is a major city in eastern India, often considered as the gateway to the North-East Region (NER) of the country and is the largest city...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/brief-history-of-guwahati/1420515/answers/12585318

Q. Do u know where is 'Kamakhya' Temple situated????Hint : very famous and its in EAST INDIA
:  A. The temple of goddess Kamakhya is situated atop the Nilachal hill to the west of Guwahati. It is considered as an important part of a sacred temple...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-u-know-where-is-kamakhya-temple-situatedhint--very-famous/12584468/answers/9331139

  Web results for Nilachal Hills
Devotees go in trance during religious festival in Assam

+ Guwahati, August 22 (ANI): Devotees from various parts of the country thronged temple of Hindu goddess Kamakhya in Assam to witness... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/tv/it-happens-devotees-go-in-trance-during-religious-festival-in-assam-20344
Flying abroad gave her grounding in research

CHENNAI: I was born and brought up in the beautiful city of Guwahati situated near the scenic banks of the Brahmaputra River alongside the stretch... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/edex/Flying-abroad-gave-her-grounding-in-research/2014/08/11/article2370353.ece
Big rush at Ambubachi Mela as weather clears

GUWAHATI, June 24 With the weather condition improving today, a huge rush of devotees and tourists was witnessed on the Nilachal Hills on the third... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jun2514/city05
Kamakhya Temple closes for Ambubasi Mela till June 25

The doors of Kamakhya temple, atop the Nilachal Hill in Guwahati, will remain closed till June 25 due to the 16th century Tantric fertility... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/assam/kamakhya-temple-closes-for-ambubasi-mela-till-june-25_942002.html

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