Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 

Bhanga Borua Devalaya

District: Udalguri
Geo-coordinates:N 26˚36'59.3", E 92˚00'15.3"

About the Site:

The Bhanga Borua Devalaya is an important temple located close to the Bhanga Borua ME School, in Khoirabari block of Udalguri district of Assam. The temple has a large number of stone sculptures and architectural members including parts of door jambs, which are worshiped by the local community. Remains of bricks are also noticed in and around the temple premise which must have been part of some ancient structural remains. The stone sculptures and architectural members include images of Ganesha, Vishnu, Yoni peeth, Shivalinga, pedestals, pillars etc. Depiction of two elephants in a door jamb is noteworthy.