Navgraha Hill is acclaimed as one of the most ancient temple in guwahati that is placed on the hilltop of the Chitrasal Hill or popularly known as Navgraha Hill (the hill of Nine Planets). It is believed that it is dedicated to Surya (Sun) Chandra(Moon), Chevaai/Mangal(Mars), Budhan (Mercury), Guru/Brihaspati (Jupiter), Shukra (Venus), Shani (Saturn), Rahu (Head of Demon Snake) and Ketu (Tail of Demon Snake).
Navagraha temple / Nabagraha temple is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Guwahati which is located in the South eastern part of Gauhati. The Navagraha temple is an actual achievement of the devotees which consists of nine Shiva lingas. This scared place is scattered with the respective idols (Dhyana rupas of Nava grahas) that has worshiped by different purposes for different blessings.
The roof of the temple is resembled to a dome that resonates and gives a feel of true worship. It is a perfect combination of great historical, archeological as well as religious importance. Ahom king Rajeswar Singha was constructed in the late 18th century. After few years, it was given a face-lift to make it look very attractive. This temple also makes research belonging to Astrological and astronomical.