State of Assam is one of the most beautiful states
of India. It has great variety and colour in its natural
scenery and in the culture of the people that inhabit
Guwahati is the capital of Assam. It is also the largest
city and the hub of the North Eastern region of India.
All states in the North East are connected to the
rest of the country through Guwahati. Guwahati is
the commercial centre of North East with all major
companies having regional offices in the city. Guwahati
is biggest centre of education in North East. I.I.T.,
University of Guwahati, Guwahati Medical College,
Assam Engineering College, Cotton College, College
of Veterinary Science, etc. are important centres
is situated on the south bank of river Brahmaputra
with beautiful green hills surrounding it. The Saraighat
bridge connects the north and the south banks of the
Kamakhya attracts devotees from all over India. Large
number of devotees converge on this holy place during
Ambubashi and Manasha Puja. Sukreswar, Navagraha,
Umananda, Poorva Tirupathi are other important temples.
The hermitage of Rishi Basistha is located in the
southern part of Guwahati.
here to find out the places of interest in
and arround Guwahati.