Shiva dol, Sivasagar Shiva dol, Sivasagar

Shiva dol, Sivasagar

the golden glory

Located on the banks of Shivasagar tank, Shiva dol is a living example of Shikhara style of architecture with walls adorned with ornate sculptures. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Shivadol is believed to have the biggest golden dome in India. Connected to Shiva dol via a short path, there stand two other structures - the Vishnu dol, dedicated to lord Vishnu and the Devi dol, dedicated to Goddess Durga. Built by Ahom King Shiva Singha, Shiva dol has a pavilion at the entrance.

the golden glory flight

Air

The nearest airport is at Jorhat, which is 55 kilometres (34 mi) away.

the golden glory Train

Train

Simaluguri is the nearest rail head, which is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) away.

the golden glory Bus

Bus

The Temple is easily accessible by road, rail and air services. Guwahati, the capital of Assam, is 370 kilometres (230 mi) away to its northwest and regular deluxe buses operate from here.

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