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Borghat Temple, West Jaintia Hills

Borghat Temple is a historical temple located in the West Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, India. The temple is believed to have been built during the 16th century by the Jaintia kings. The temple is dedicated to the worship of the Hindu god Shiva and is considered one of the most important places of worship […]

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Maa Kamakya Temple, Thakuranbari

Maa Kamakya Temple at Thakuranbari was built by a Great Koch King, Narayana. This temple is located on a hillock about 1 km away from Mir-Jhumla’s Tomb. It is said that this temple has a connection to the famous Kamakhya Temple located at Assam. Legend has it that Maa Kamakhya’s body parts were divided into […]

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Nartiang Durga Temple

Nartiang Durga Temple is one of the famous 51 Shakti Peethas. In this holy place Shakthis’s (Goddess Sati) left thigh fell down. It is an historic and holy place for the devotees Shakti cult of Hinduism. It is believed to have completed 600 years. Umpteen pilgrims and tourists visit this temple are of Pnar origin. […]