The famous Vaishnavite Saint Mahapurash Srimanta Sankardeva was born at Borduwa and there he founded the first ever “Than” known as BataDrava Than situated in Nagaon district nearly 15 kms from Nagaon Town. This “Than or Satra” has very religious importance as Srimanta Sankardeva started preaching Vaishnavite Religious ideas to his disciple in this Satra. … Continue reading
One of the famous Satra not only in Barpeta but aslo in Assam,established by Vaishnavite Saint Madhabdev. A beautiful collaboration of Art,Culture and Architecture,one can find immense peace and beauty in this Satra.Famous for its Doul Utsav(Holi Festival) celebrated during the Phagun Month of Assamese Calender,a spring colorful festival. So,Lets get some glimpse of the … Continue reading
The Festival of colors-Holi,being celebrated at Barpeta Kritanghar,One of the few Satras in Assam where Holi is celebrated with much more colors and joy and this time near about 2 lakhs people attended the festival at Barpeta Kritanghar.
Last Year when I was taking a flight back from Kolkata to Guwahati,I managed to get something on my cell that I never expected.At that time I was using Nokia Lumia 720 and as you all know after boarding the flight the cell should be on flight mode,even I did so..But the GPS of my … Continue reading
The most exciting sports extravaganza of South-Asian Countries kind of South-Asian Olympics,is on the way and this time it landed on none other than the Northeast India.The event scheduled to begin from 5th Feb to 16th Feb’2016 with 8 countries,23 events and 2700 athletes and will be hosted jointly by Guwahati and Shillong,the state capital … Continue reading