Goddess Temples in North Eastern India

  • Temple of Goddess Kamakhya is situated on the Southern bank of the Brahmaputra in Silghat, Nagaon district, Assam. Photo: stairway to the temple. (2020)

Additional reading

Valk, Ülo (2020). Goddess Temples in North Eastern India: Overcoming Narrative Distance in Place-Lore. In: M. Mani Meitei, R. K. Dhawan (eds.). Folklore Studies: Local and Global (125−138). New Delhi: Prestige Books International.

Valk, Ülo (2017). Shrines, stones, and memories: the entangled storyworld of a goddess temple in Assam. South Asian History and Culture, 8 (3), 508−522. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/19472498.2017.1371503