Maidams

Maidam

Maidam at Charaideo

Maidams are burials mounds of the Ahom Kings, Queens & Nobles.The word maidam is derived from the Tai word Phrang Mai -Dam or Mai -tam. Phrang means to put into the grave or bury and dam means the spirit of death. There are many maidams existed throughout the districts, but the well preserved are at Charaideo, 30.0 Kilometers away from Sivasagar Town towards east.

Maidams
Maidams at Charaideo, a bird eye view
Maidam
Maidam at Charaideo
Maidam
Maidam at Charaideo
Laithepena Borgohain Maidam
Laithepena Borgohain Maidam
Borpatra Maidam
Borpatra Maidam at Kenduguri, Betbari
Burhagohain Maidam at Longkak Gohain Gaon
Burhagohain Maidam at Longkak Gohain Gaon
Piyali Phukan Maidam at Galeky, Nazira
Piyali Phukan Maidam at Galeky, Nazira
Lora Raja Maidaim
Lora Raja Maidaim