Tagged: Assam

When Kama, the God of Love, gets Burnt to Ashes

A temple on a river island where the God of Love was burnt to ashes…

Flowing along with the Brahmaputra

Bizarre mythological origins of the river Brahmaputra in Guwahati

Temple of the Menstruating Goddess

The world is full of wonderful traditions and rituals that often look bizarre to outsiders. Visiting this temple dedicated to the female aspect of fertility, I was in for a shock…