Hotels Near Bhairabi Temple Tezpur
Approx 2.28 km from Bhairabi Temple
Bhairabi Temple, Tezpur
On the outskirts of Tezpur, lies the consecrated site of religious sentiments, the Bhairabi Temple. Dedicated to Goddess Durga in the form of Bhairabi, the temple has legendary tales associated with it. The temple is highly revered among devotees and offers picturesque views of the Kolia Bhomora Setu and Bamuni Hills.
A flight of stairs lead from the road to the temple front. The architectural works showcase Assamese- style and the sculpted idols and olde-worlde carvings bring-forth the brilliance of the 9th century. Stalwart devotees appease the Goddess with sacrificial offerings of goats, pigeons, ducks and bulls. Durga Puja is celebrated with utmost pomp and gaiety.
Relevant information pertaining to the temple are:
- It is locally knows as 'Maithan' and 'Bhairabi Devalaya'.
- The temple belongs to the Borthakur's of Tezpur.
- Ghee lamps, incense sticks, sweets, fruits, earthen lamps, flowers and petals can be purchased from local vendors.
- Direct flight and railway services to Tezpur are available. Roadways provide good connectivity to and fro the city.