Iskon Guwahati

ISKCON Temple is located on a hillock in Ulubari Chariali area, 2 km away from Guwahati railway station. The stark white exterior of the marble-floored Temple makes it a landmark of the locality. There are idols of Lord Krishna and his wife Rukmani, both dressed in beautiful attires. There is a flight of stairs leading to the temple and elders may need assistance to reach the temple.

Daily routines at ISKCON temple include Aarti, chanting, bhajans and Bhagavat Gita discourses. Devotees can attend the prayers irrespective of their religions and can have prasadam during mealtime at 1.30 pm. Best day to visit is Sunday when one can join prayers and can have Sunday bhogs (meals) for which INR 30/- is charged. Gita classes, personality development and stress management classes are also conducted here. There is a souvenir shop where one can buy ISKCON related badges, bhajan CDs, dresses and Tulsi malas.

Krishna Janmashtami, Jagannath Rath Yatra and Holi are celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm in the temple. Tourists can walk down or hire a taxi or rickshaw to reach the temple. ISKCON Temple Guwahati is a must-see destination for tourists, families and spiritual seekers.