Asvakranta Temple of Assam

Asvakranta Temple is one of the greatest Vishnu shrines of Assam. Read the full article to know more about this Asvakranta Temple of Assam.

About Asvakranta Temple of Assam

Asvakranta Temple
The Asvakranta Temple is located atNorth side of the Capital of Assam, Guwahati. It is one of the greatest and biggest Vishnu shrines of Assam. This temple is situated at the rocky bank of the river Brahmaputra. Any one can go to this temple by any motor boats which are available at Suklesvar Ghat of Guwahati. This temple is famous for its beauty. So it is also the best place for the nature lovers. An one can take the joy of this realistic and the beautiful place of Assam. Really it is the best tourist place of Assam.

History of Asvakranta Temple of Assam

The history of Asvakranta Temple is very interesting. Actually the meaning of the word Asvakranta is ascended by horses. It is said that Lord Sri Krishna had come to this place when he killed the Narakasur. The place is related with Krishna and Rukamini story and the horse of lord Krishna. It is said that Asva who is the horse of Lord Krishna was encircled by some enemies of this place. And it is also heard that when Lord Krishna was on his journey from Kundil nagar to his city Dwaraka hehad take some rest on this place because his horse Asva had get tired.

Other places to visit near Asvakranta Temple of Assam

The Footprints of Lord Krishna
This is a holy place for all the Hindus. They believed that in that place or the Stone foot print was made by Lord Krishna. So it is one of the best tourist place of Assam.
 AsvakrantaKurmajanardan and Anantasayi
There are two historical temples are located beside the river which have the image of Lord Vishnu. This place is known as Kurmajanardan.
This place is a plane or flat surfaced hill which is a small island of Brahmaputra River. This place is the best place for nature lovers. So this is also the best tourist place of Assam.

How to Reach Asvakranta Temple of Assam

Any one can come to the Asvakranta Temple of Assam by any media. Because it is located nearer to the capital of Assam i.e. in Guwahati. So there is well transportation facility are available to reach Guwahati. So you can reach here through Bus, Train, Taxi as well as Air way also.


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