Home to Assamese monks Majuli is where the Neo Vaishnavite movement initiated by Srimanta Sankardeva began in the 15th century

A great way to explore Majulis picturesque landscape is to hire a bicycle. There are tour guides who offer cycling experiences

Satras are not just monasteries but centres of traditional performing arts such as sattriya dance. Kamalabari Satra is particularly known for this

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Because of its culture of bhaona mask making is a common craft in Majuli. Try your hands at it or buy these masks as souvenir to take back home

Bhaona is very popular in Majuli especially during Dussehra. It refers to plays often depicting mythological characters with religious messaging

Majuli is also home to a few tribes of Assam such as Mising. Discover their way of life traditional weaving techniques and indulge in tribal food

Some of the satras worth visiting in Majuli include Auniati Dakshinpat Kamalabari Samaguri and Ahatguri among others

Why River Island Majuli Should Be In Your Travel Wishlist

Why River Island Majuli Should Be In Your Travel Wishlist