Navagraha

Religious & Spiritual

Navagraha Temple

The Navagraha temple or the shrine of nine planets a temple that defined Guwahati as Pragjyotishpur meaning the city of astrology shares a folkloric belief that Lord Brahma created the stars and nine planets while meditating here and was definitely a hub of astronomy and astrology in the early times. The Navagraha Temple is situated on a hill named Chitrachal in the south eastern part of the city of Guwahati. The present structure of the temple was built by Ahom king Rajeswar Singha in the 18th century.

Visit Navagraha Temple

Navagraha Temple can be visited from October to February.
The nearest Airport to Navagraha Temple is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati. It is approximatly 15 KM away.
The nearest Train Station to Navagraha Temple is Guwahati Railway Station. It is approximatly 7.7 KM away.
The nearest Bus Station to Navagraha Temple is Chenikuthi bus stop. It is approximatly 2.5 KM away.

Navagraha Temple is under the juridiction of Latasil Police Station. Their contact number as per our record is 081330-05500.


Nearest Madical Facilty to Navagraha Temple is Red Cross Hospital. Their contact number as per our record is 0361-2665114.