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Address: Majuli Centre, Majuli, India

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Uttar Kamlabari Satra, is one of the many satras or hindu monasteries in the river island of Majuli. All the satras follow vaishnav sect with a variation in their beliefs and form... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Uttar Kamlabari Satra, is one of the many satras or hindu monasteries in the river island of Majuli. All the satras follow vaishnav sect with a variation in their beliefs and form of worship. The desciples of the Uttar Kamlabari Satra do not do idol worship, instead they have Bhagwat geeta in their "naamghar" . They do bhajans instead of... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

All the reviews and blogs singing praises about Majuli tempted us to go well out of our way to see the beauty. Alas! We were highly disappointed with the visit. Apart from the fact that the island may not exist some 20 years down the line due to erosion, there seems to be no other reason to visit it. Do... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

the satra is very much like others. what i liked most was the monks's performance. i'm not sure if you have to arrange it beforehand, because we were a group, and everything with prearranged for us.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I went to Kamalabari Satra and visited the place it is so peaceful. One should visit to know more about Srimanta Sankar dev and his religious. Was lucky enough to attend the Naam Kirtan (Tradional Prayers ). I was not able to understand couple of word in Naam (Prayers). However i was so connected to almighty. This is one of... More 

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Bihar, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Sattra is one of the main attraction of Majuli island. Uttar Kamlabari Sattra is one among the top 3 sattras. This is Brahmacharya Satrra so we get the glimpse of the monks lifestyle too. A peaceful place with a rich history in the backdrop.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

In this trip been to places like Majuli (Mājuli or Majoli is a large river island in the Brahmaputra River, Assam, India). I loved the ferry ride to reach Majuli Island is still protected its historical values. There are Satra (ashrams) dated long back 15th century Dakshinpat Satra (1500), Sri Sri Garamur Saru Satra , Kamalabari Satra and many more.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Religious place to visit. A museum is there and the followers are well trained in their respective skill i.e making of different artefacts

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

great place ,so quiet you can hear all of natures sounds here .wide open spaces,a spiritual feeling and a religous aura .a young monk showed us the place ,he spoke neither hindi nor english ,only assamese but we could soak in the atmosphere of the place .these were centres of learning ,of arts and crafts promotion ,a little continues even... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

In the last November, 24th November, with the winter approaching and the monsoon over, Majuli was again rising like a phoenix with its biggest festival –Raas Leela on Raas Purnima. Majuli is the famous largest riverine island and the core of Assamese Neo-Vaishnavism, located in the middle of the Brahmaputra river with glittering cultural treasures, is making elaborate preparations to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I loved this place...so clean and peaceful . It was amazing. the young monk who acted as our guide around all the sattras whilst we were in Majuli was a shining example for this monastery. He loved his life in there. He was bright and educated and charming & had been a monk since he was 5. this satra was... More 

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