Majuli Island is one of the famous tourist destinations in India as it is the largest river island in the world. Majuli is blessed with unparalleled natural beauty and a rich culture that make it more special for its tourists. On this island people can be seen living in bamboo huts, making things by hand, and cooking on the fire. When it comes to culture, Majuli is one of the most important Assamese cultural centers of Assam and is also famous for its Satras.
Here are 5 must-visit Satra of Majuli Island you don’t want to miss during your journey to the world’s largest river island.
1. Kamalabari Satra
A famous satra for centuries established by Bedulapadma Ata as the prominent center of Art, culture, and literature.
2. Samaguri Satra
Samaguri Satra is famous for its cultural art gallery.
3. Dakhinpat Satra
Dakhinpath Satra is one the most popular and important place for tourists as it is a historical monument which was established by Vamsi Gopal in the 15th century.
4. Auniati Satra
Another popular satra which is famous for its Paalnaam and Apsara Dance. Auniati Satra is founded by Niranjan Pathakdeva as a historical building, a house of a rich collection of Assamese artifacts, jewellery and utensils.
5. Bengenaati Satra
A site famous for the collection of belonging of Ahom King Swargadeo Gadadhar Singha.