The Bagheswari Temple is Assamese and is a Hindu temple dedicated to the mother goddess Bagheswari, one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pitha. Situated in southern part of Bongaigaon city in Assam, India. It is an important pilgrimage destination for general Hindu.
History of assames
The history of Assam is the history of a confluence of people from the east, west and the north; the confluence of the Tibeto-Burman (Sino-Tibetan), Indo-Aryan and Austroasiatic cultures. … The Ahom kingdom of medieval Assam maintained chronicles, called Buranjis, written in the Ahom and the Assamese languages.The history of the Assamese literature may be broadly divided into three periods
Early Assamese (6th to 15th century)
Middle Assamese (17th to 19th century)
How to raech the temple
How to Reach Bongaigaon by Flight
Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, located in Guwahati, is the nearest airport . This airport is located at a distance of around 100 kilometers from Bongaigaon
Nearest Airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU) – 110 kms from Bongaigaon
How to Reach Bongaigaon by Train
There are two stations in Bongaigaon – New Bongaigaon railway station (2nd largest railway junction of Assam state) and Bongaigaon (old) station. It receives trains from all major stations.
How to Reach Bongaigaon by Road
National Highway connects Bongaigaon with the states Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal. There are many Bus Terminal like -ASTC Bongaigaon, Barpara Private, Chapaguri Bus Stand. There are many buses which connects Bongaigaon with major cities of Assam like Mangaldai Dhubri, Barpeta, Tezpur, Siliguri and Guwahati etc.
Famouse place: Near Bagheswari Temple, Bongaigaon
This is a famous picnic spot where one can find an ancient shrine of Lord Shiva. The temple is a stone cave. The other famous temples are Baba Tarak nath and Bageshwari temple and the Bagheswari Hill