Basistha

Religious & Spiritual

Basistha Ashram

The Basistha Temple in Guwahati is located in the southeastern corner of the city. A noted archaeological site constructed in 1764 by Ahom king Rajeswar Singha, the shrine is dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva. The temple is surrounded by a serene atmosphere in the city outskirts near the Garbhanga Reserve Forest which is an abode of a wide variety of flora and fauna.. Mythological narratives are associated with the site and devotees visit the shrine with great reverence. Pilgrims also take a dip in the holy water of the Ashram, which is also termed as Basistha Ganga.

Visit Basistha Ashram

Basistha Ashram can be visited during Shiva Chaturdashi & Maha Shivratri Festivals..
The nearest Airport to Basistha Ashram is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati. It is approximatly 24 KM away.
The nearest Train Station to Basistha Ashram is Guwahati Railway Station. It is approximatly 14 KM away.
The nearest Bus Station to Basistha Ashram is Basistha chariali. It is approximatly 850 KM away.

Basistha Ashram is under the juridiction of Basistha Police Station. Their contact number as per our record is 094350-89137.


Nearest Madical Facilty to Basistha Ashram is Basistha Mandir Urban PHC. Their contact number as per our record is 098592-36247.