Sattras are one of the unique features of Vaishnavism in Assam. Sattras in Assam are basically monasteries which were established to propagate neo-Vaishnavism. In 15th century, the first Sattra was founded in Majuli in Assam. Garmur Satra is a large village located in Majuli of Jorhat... more

Rang ghar is an important archaeological monument in Assam and India. It is said to be the oldest amphitheatre in the whole of Asia and has often been referred to as the ‘Colosseum of the East’. Rang Ghar is located about 3 km from sivasagar town in Assam is the two stories... more

Tezpur in Assam is situated on the banks of river Brahmaputra, in Sonitpur district is a city and Urban Agglomeration and the administrative headquarters and municipal board of district. Tezpur has great contributions in art, culture and literature, in the history of Assam so its considered to... more

The Orang National Park is situated on the north bank of the Brahmaputra River  in the Darrang and Sonitpur districts of the state of Assam, covers an area of 78.81 square kilometres. The forest was declared a Wildlife Sanctuary in 1985  after it was declared as a National... more

Bongaigaon district was created on 29th September, 1989 with its district headquarters at Bongaigaon, the largest city in Lower Assam. Bongaigaon district occupies an area of 1,724 sq. kms. surrounded by Barpeta in the east, the Brahmaputra in the south and Kokrajhar in the north... more

The name of the district is derived from its headquarters, Udalguri. The name of “Udalguri”, according to legend, owes its origin to the fact that there were large numbers of “Odal” trees in this region. Udalguri district, with an area of 1852.16 km was formed on June 14,... more

The biggest river island in the world, Majuli is located on the river Brahmaputra in Assam. The island had a total area of 1,250 square kilometres (483 sq mi) at the beginning of the 20th century, but due to soil erosion, it has now reduced to 875 sq km. Majuli is a lush green environment-friendly,... more

Kaziranga National Park is one of the prides of India. Kaziranga National Park is the name to exemplify the most popular conservation efforts to save the endangered species like one-horned rhinoceros in India. The park’s population of 1800-odd rhinos represents more than two-thirds of the world’s... more

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