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About majuli festival
Majuli located in the River Brahmaputra is the largest river island in the world. The venue of Majuli festival is Garamur, the sub-divisional headquarter of Majuli Island. The festival involves no specific rituals, but a variety of cultural programs that reflect the rich tradition of Assam. A number of ethnic groups participate in the cultural activities and the exhibitions that display traditional Assamese products like pottery, weapons and other items. A food festival is organized where once can taste the delicious Assamese and tribal dishes. Seminars are also organized to discuss different topics of interest. The 4-day festival held in November attracts thousands of people from different places of the country.
Name of Fair
Majuli Island, near Jorhat, Assam
Do and Don't
A unique opportunity to visit the largest river island in the world.
A number of ethnic groups participate in the celebrations and display varieties of traditional cultural programs.