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Dec
2018
Sualkuchi
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A small sleepy village, Sualkuchi displays the culture and traditions of Assam in its best form. The weaving village is however, best known for its skills and craftsmanship for producing one of the best kinds of silk in the state and thus earning its self a nickname of ‘Manchester of the East’. One can witness […]

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Dec
2018
Sri Surya Pahar
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The famous archaeological site of Assam with hilly terrain, several rock-cut Shivalingas, votive stupas and the deities of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain pantheon make this place mythological to attract tourists. It is in the Goalpara district of Assam. The name of ‘Sri Surya Pahar’ implies that the site was associated with the cult of sun […]

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Dec
2018
Sivasagar
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Sivsagar, formerly known as Rangpur was the capital Ahom kingdom who ruled Assam for six centuries, until the Burmese invasion in 1819. The province was liberated by the British in 1826 and divided into three sub-division for administrative purposes. This historical city is located in the Indian state of Assam with of a large number […]

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Dec
2018
Sikkim
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This North-eastern state of India is bordered by Tibet in the north and northeast, Bhutan in the east, Nepal in the west and West-Bengal in the south. Sikkim is the least populous and second smallest state of India followed by the Goa. Sikkim has been given many names. The Lepchas, original inhabitants of the land […]

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Dec
2018
Shillong
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Shillong-The Scotland of East is a hill station in the north-eastern part of India. The picturesque views, beautiful gardens, royal lawns, one of the largest golf-course and the wettest weather drew the attention of tourist to this capital city of Meghalaya throughout the year. The city is situated at an average altitude of 4,908 feet […]

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Dec
2018
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary
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This wildlife reserve is situated in the Morigaon district of Assam and located about 30 km east of Guwahati. It has a dense population of the Great Indian one-horned rhinoceros. Pobitora was declared a reserved forest in 1971 and a wildlife sanctuary in 1987. It covers flat flood plains and a hillock (Raja Mayong). Besides […]

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Dec
2018
Parshuram Kund
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This Hindu pilgrimage centre situated within the Kameg reserve on the Brahmaputra plateau in the Lohit districtof Arunachal Pradesh. The Kund on the Lohit River carries a strong mythological belief with the Kalika Purana, the Srimad Bhagavat and the Mahabharata that sage Parsurama washed away his sin of matricide in the waters of the Lohit […]

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Dec
2018
Namsai – Roing-Mayodiya
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The beauty of golden Pagodas and the mythology of Buddhism attracts to the eastern land of Arunacchal Pradesh named as Namsai. Beautifully carved and designed entrances, Burmese architectural style and design on a plateau overlooking the plains made these Pagoda’s a distinguished monument and one of the largest Buddhist Shrines in North-East India. Roing is […]

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Dec
2018
Nameri National Park
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Nameri National Park is located in the foothills of the Eastern Himalayas in the Sonitpur District of Assam, India. The Pakhui (Pakke) Sanctuary of Arunachal Pradesh adjoins the Park on its North-Eastern point. Together they constitute an area of over 1000 km2 of semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forests with cane and bamboo brakes and narrow strips […]

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Dec
2018
Nagaland
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This state in North-East India, borders the state of Assam to the west, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam to the north, Myanmar to the east and Manipur to the south. The state capital is Kohima and the largest city is Dimapur. The state is inhabited by 16 tribes – Angami, Ao, Chakhesang, Chang, Kachari, Khiamniungan, Konyak, […]