Devidol

Situated in Sivasagar district of the Indian state of Assam, Devi Dol is a temple that was constructed centuries ago to worship Goddess Durga. On the occasion of Durga puja, the monument is crowded by people flocking from every part of the country. Shiva Dol borders Devi Dol from one side and Vishnu Dol from the other side. The height of the temple is 60 feet, whereas, the base stands at a diameter of 120 feet. The most sanctified area of the temple is bolisthal which is restricted only for worshipping Goddess Kali and Durga. Apart from the Devi Dol, one can also visit a small Shani temple which is located in close proximity. Devotees are in abundance at this temple on Saturdays. Devi Dol is also surrounded by a temple of Ram and Hanuman. In addition to these, the Devi Dol has been constructed in a vertical elevation design and also has a rising and falling pattern.

About Devidol

Situated in Sivasagar district of the Indian state of Assam, Devi Dol is a temple that was constructed centuries ago to worship Goddess Durga. On the occasion of Durga puja, the monument is crowded by people flocking from every part of the country. Shiva Dol borders Devi Dol from one side and Vishnu Dol from the other side. The height of the temple is 60 feet, whereas, the base stands at a diameter of 120 feet. The most sanctified area of the temple is bolisthal which is restricted only for worshipping Goddess Kali and Durga. Apart from the Devi Dol, one can also visit a small Shani temple which is located in close proximity. Devotees are in abundance at this temple on Saturdays. Devi Dol is also surrounded by a temple of Ram and Hanuman. In addition to these, the Devi Dol has been constructed in a vertical elevation design and also has a rising and falling pattern.

Outstanding Universal Value

Devi Dol was built by the wife of Ahom king Swargadeo Shiva Singha, Queen Madambika in the year 1734. Goddess Durga, who is also known as Goddess Shakti is worshipped here in the temple. Having 60 ft height and 120 ft diameter, the temple is on the site from last three centuries. A special place is reserved in the temple for Durga Puja and Kali puja only. The temple is surrounded by two important temples which are Vishnu Dol and Sivadol.

Monument Information

Address

Devi Dol, Sivasagar, Assam 785640

How To Reach

  • Nearest Airport :Jorhat Airport
  • Nearest Railway Station :Simaluguri Junction
  • Nearest Bus Station : Sivasagar Bus station

Opening Hours

  • Opening Time : Sunrise
  • Closing Time :Sunset

Weather

  • Monsoon : Minimum: 25°C Maximum: 38°C

    Summer : Minimum: 25°C Maximum: 38°C

    Winter : Minimum: 10°C Maximum: 23°C

    Recommended Season to Visit : Winter season (October to February)

Facilities available At the Monument

  • Signages (In Braille as well)
  • Toilet for Ladies & Gentlemen
  • Garbage bins
  • Drainage
  • Visitors circulation path
  • Ticket Booth
  • Brochure/guide book

Accommodation near the monument

Contact Details

  • Shri Bikas Das
  • Phone: 91-3772-222453, M-98640-22057
  • E-mail: subcirclesiv.asi@gmail.com

Museums near monument

Ticket Information

Terms & Conditions

  • The e-ticket is not transferable.
  • Entry Fee is not refundable.
  • E-ticket cancellations are not permitted.
  • The Monument is open for visitors between sunrise and sunset.
  • Visitor shall be required to show photo identity proof in original at the entry to the monument.
  • Edibles are not allowed inside the monument.
  • Inflammable/dangerous/explosive articles are not allowed.
Non Ticketed
Free Entry
for all visitors.