Sualkuchi is a census town in Kamrup district in the Indian state of Assam. It is situated on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra, about 35 km from Guwahati, Sualkuchi is a block of Kamrup District.
Hatisatra is the biggest and one of the beautiful monasteries in Sualkuchi. It was erected in honor of Lord Krishna and is a place that a must-visit place.
Sidheswar Devalaya is a very old temple. According to Indian Puranas, king Sagar ruled this land during ancient times. At the same time, a great saint Kapil made his ashrama in this place.
The Brahmaputra river originates in southwestern Tibet on the Angsi Glacier namely the Yarlung Tsangpo river and flows across Tibet. It breaks through the Himalayas and stretches into Arunachal Pradesh as Dihang. Entering Assam Brahmaputra becomes wider and mightier.
Ganesh Bigrah Temple
Ganesh Bigrah is an ancient temple house a very majestic stone sculptured idol of Lord Ganesha along with the stone idol of Har-Gouri and a Shivalinga.
Hajo is an ancient pilgrimage center for three religions: Hindus, Buddhists, and Muslims. It lies on the banks of the Brahmaputra river.
Hayagriva Madhava Temple
Hayagriva Madhava Temple is situated on the Monikut hill. The hill is situated in Hajo of Assam which is around 30 km west of Guwahati. The present temple structure was constructed by King Raghudeva Narayan in 1583.
Best Time To Visit Sualkuchi
The best time to visit Sualkuchi is during the winter, especially if you are keen on catching a glimpse of the migratory birds. The climate remains most comfortable from November to March, whereas the summer can get quite hot. Monsoon brings heavy downpour with thunderstorms, and not the best time to travel to this place.