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Thursday, September 10, 2009

2013 Durga Puja in Guwahati Assam Pandal Location Address Association

2013 Durga Puja in Guwahati Assam
Guwahati is a major city in North Eastern part of India. Dispur is the capital of Assam is situated within Guwahati. It is among most rapidly growing cities in India. Is has an International Airport and Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) is responsible for maintenance of the city. Guwahati is a major commercial hub of the north east India and IIT Guwahati is one of its pride institutions.

Durga Puja is also celebrated in Guwahati. People from all communities come together for this grand festival. During Durga Puja city is decorated and cleaned by GMC. There are many Durga Puja Committees.

Durga Puja Committees / Organisations in and around Guwahati, Assam :

Rest Camp Puja Pandal in Guwahati
Chandmari Rajhua Puja Samiti
Sreenagar Durga Puja Celebration Committee
Kamakhya Temple
Kahilipara Dura Puja Udjapan Samittee
Bandarguri Durga Puja committee, Udalguri
Silpukhuri Sarbajanin Sree Sree Durga Puja Samiti
Japorigog Durga Puja committee
Brihattar Kahilipara Dura Puja Udjapan Samittee
Pub-Nalbari Kendriya Sarbajanin Durga Puja Committee
Sri Sri Panchakanya Dham at Basistha
Uttar Baihata Chariali Barowari Durga Puja Committee
Karara Sarbojanin Durga Puja Committee
Station Block Durga Puja Committee
Sarbajanin Durga Puja Samiti, Panjabari
Pub-Guwahati Rajahuwa Durga Puja Committee
Uttar Pub Gita Nagar Sarbajanin Sri Sri Dura Puja
Natun Sarania Gandhibasti
Chandmari Rajhua Puja Samiti
Durga Puja festival at Balaji Mandir complex, Guwahati
Lakhimandir Durga Puja at Beltola
Chandmari Durga Puja Committee
Bamunimaidam Sarbajanin Durga Puja Mandir Committee, Jyotinagar
Baihata Chariali Barowari Durga Puja

Durga Puja is also celebrated in the areas like Kalibari at Bamunimaidam, Silphukuri, Maligaon, Santipur, Latasil, Lakhi Mandir, Ganeshguri, Sreenagar, Tarun Nagar and Pandu, Rest Camp Kalibari, Barabazar, Accounts Colony, Kamakhya Colony, American Colony, Pandu College Gate, BBC Colony, Pandu Institute Colony, Maligaon Nambari, Ananda Nagar, West Gotanagar, East Gotanagar, Natasurya Phani Sharma Park, Maligaon Kalibari, Hill-side colony, central Gotanagar, Balaka Club, Maligaon, Jayanagar, Maligaon Gate No. 3, Officers’ Colony, Pandu Temple Ghat, New Colony and Kamakhya Nagar, Azara, Dharapur, Garal, Patgaon, Air Force gate, VIP Chowk,

Other famous Durga Puja in Assam are :

Sivasagar Barowari Puja Samittee
Duni Anchalik Durga Puja Committee
Arangamow Durga puja committee
Doomdooma Hindusthani Durga Puja Mandap
Durga puja samiti, Jagiroad
Mazbat Durga puja mandap, Udalguri
Pathsala Hari Mandir
Marwari Durga Puja Committee in Tezpur
Jagi Bhakatgaon Durga Puja committee, Jagiroad
Goreswar Durga Puja Hall
Bazar Durga Puja Committee, Gauripur
Mazbat Public Durga Puja Mandap, Udalguri
Brahmaputra Sri Sri Sarbajanin Durga Puja pandal, Dibrugarh
Ghograpar Hari Mandir Durga Puja Celebration Committee
Chowkbazar Durga Puja Committee, GOALPARA

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About Guwahati
The most striking feature of Guwahati is the Brahmaputra, whose is so wide that the far shore is often invisible. Of its many strange temples ‘Kamakhya’ and ‘Navagarha’ are in the small island situation in the middle of Brahmaputra. City’s main occupation in the whole state of Assam is Tea. The large number of Oil refinery at Noonmati on the northern border reflects Guwahati recent growth and prosperity. Guwahati has numerous Coconut palms tree all its surrounding all over the city gives appealing atmosphere. The most important road is the Assam trunk road to upper Assam and Guwahati – Shillong road to Meghalaya.

Today, Guwahati is the important city since it is close to the Assam and is a commercial center and the city connects six other Indian states of Northeastern region like Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram, Tripura, Meghalaya and Manipur. There are many palaces, which gives immense peace of mind while viewing natural beauty. A unique astrological temple of nine planets is very spiritual among the people of Guwahati. Guwahati is really a place to visit for its immense beauty and natural climate.

Guwahati were being an important place as a capital of various historical kingdoms like Pragjyotishpurnagara. Guwahati was also important for the Mugual administrative and military power for Assam and for the Ahom Viceroy of Ahom Kingdom acted as a seat of Borphukan. Rectangle Lake called Dighalipukhuri is connected to Brahmaputra was perhaps a dug for navel reasons by the Ahoms.

The word Guwahati came with the combination of two Assamese words guwa (betal nut) and hat (market place). The city is surrounded by hills from the top, which looks like a cave, and the river Brahmaputra passes gives it perfect picture of an elephant. Many people believe the name was Guhahati which later change by the British Dynasty as Gauhati and later again it then changed to Guwahati.

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