Assam is a state in northeastern India known for its wildlife, archeological sites and tea plantations. In the west, Guwahati, Assam’s largest city, features silk bazaars and the hilltop Kamakhya Temple. Umananda Temple sits on Peacock Island in the Brahmaputra river. The state capital, Dispur, is a suburb of Guwahati. The ancient pilgrimage site of Hajo and Madan Kamdev, the ruins of a temple complex, lie nearby.


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Young Assamese author Jitendra Deka’s debut book “The Rainbow Chaser”: A book that shows light at the end of the tunnel

  Reviewed by Manash Pratim Kalita   Alike pearls adorning a jewel, the stories one after one in author’s debut book “The Rainbow Chaser” add an inexplicable amount of ornamentation that inspires, motivates, provokes, questions every reader’s inner-self. Every color of life be it- sorrow and joy, despair and hope, loss and victory; one can find the right mix of …

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Fashion in NorthEast India

Have you ever wondered what makes them stand out particularly their blazing fashion sense and ‘not-so-usual’ style, making the region the style capital? Don’t worry North-east India is in India itself. They share the same currency as the rest of the country does and yes, you don’t need a passport to get there. Don’t worry; this region is more than …

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