Sivasagar (Asm)

Asm: শিৱসাগৰ śivasāgara ‘Shiva’s Ocean’  [Sibsagar] City/District,  Assam From Shiva; and Skt: sāgar, ‘ocean, ‘sea’. The city gets its name from the big tank/lake in the city centre built in the 1730s by the Ahom queen Phuleswari. The three temples along its banks...