Hatimura Temple

Hatimura Temple

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Hatimura Temple is a shakti temple, located at Silghat, Nagaon district of Assam. It was built during the reign of Ahom king Pramatta Singha in 1667 Sakabda (1745-46 AD). It used to be an important center of Shaktism in ancient Assam. The presiding goddess is Durga which is known here as Mahisamardini. Human sacrifice was said to be made at the temple's altars.Silghat is a town located on the southern banks of the Brahmaputra, in Nagaon district, Assam. It is 48 km northeast of Nagaon. Major points of attraction include the Hatimura Temple and huge Samantagiri hillock. The nearest airport is at Saloni, 10 km from Tezpur. Jakhalabandha Railway Station is the nearby railhead. National Highway 52 passes through the town.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 613677142X
  • 9786136771427