Places around Nagaon with History

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1/3 Places to Visit in Nagaon with History
Bordowa Toran Satra
16 kms from Nagaon city limits
History

Bordowa Toran is one of the best picnic spots situated in the state of Assam. Bordowa Toran is located in Nagaon limits. The falls is around 16 kms from the Nagaon city centre, or it is a 30-minute drive.

Also known as the Bordowa, Bordowa Toran is a popular historic place and picnic spot in the state of Assam. Bordowa Toran is a birthplace of the popular artist and dramatist of Assam, Srimanta Sankardeva. Shrimata Sankaradeva was also the propagator of Vaisnavism in Assam. Bordowa Toran is also famous for its two satras, which are Narowa Satra and Salaguri Satra. The Bordowa To...

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2/3 Places to Visit in Nagaon with History

The Hatimura Temple, a Shakti temple, is located at Silghat, Nagaon district of Assam. It is located at a distance of 29. 5 kms from Nagaon city center.

The Hatimura Temple was built, probably on the ruins of an old stone temple, during the reign of Ahom king Pramatta Singha in 1667 Sakabda (1745-46 AD). It used to be an important centre of Shaktism in ancient Assam. It is a brick temple which exists in a very dilapidated condition. The presiding goddess is Durga which is known here by the divine name of 'Mahisamardini' and also as 'Mahishasurmardini'.

The glorious Goddess'...

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3/3 Places to Visit in Nagaon with History
Ranthali
8 kms from Nagaon city limits
History

Ranthali is a village in the Raha Tehsil of Assam. This village is located approximately 8 kms away from Nagaon town.

Ranthali is renowned for its traditional Assamese gold plated ornaments. The village is surrounded by tribal settlements such as Dighaliati, Chaparmukh, Bagulajan, Amsoi, Dakhin and Jajial. Ranthali village is famous for Assamese jewellery business not only in the state but also in other parts of the country. The village is thickly populated and almost 90 per cent of the total families are engaged in Assamese Jewellery business. Hence, jewellery making is the main occ...

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