Mahabhairav Temple

Religious & Spiritual

Mahabhairav Temple

The ancient Mahabhairav Temple is located at a hillock on the northern part of Tezpur town in Assam, India.This Shiva temple was originally built of stone but the present one was renovated and built with concrete. During the Ahom rule, the kings especially of the Tungkhungia dynasty donated large area of Devotee land to the Temple and appointed pujaris, Paiks to look after the temple.

The temple is now managed by the Government of Assam through a managing committee headed by the Deputy Commissioner, Sonitpur. Maha Shivaratri the annual festival of Shaivite branch of Hinduism is celebrated in the temple complex with devotees coming from far and wide. Laddu laced with Bhang, an edible preparation of cannabis and also mixed with milk and spices, are offered as prasad to Lord Shiva as per the rituals. Various puja are also conducted at this temple, pigeons are also freed that symbolizes that spirit of ancestors are being liberated.

Visit Mahabhairav Temple

Mahabhairav Temple can be visited throughout the year.
The nearest Airport to Mahabhairav Temple is Salonibari Airport, Sonitpur. It is approximatly KM away.
The nearest Train Station to Mahabhairav Temple is Tezpur. It is approximatly KM away.
The nearest Bus Station to Mahabhairav Temple is . It is approximatly KM away.

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