When - 21 - 24 November
All Over India
Majuli festival is a famous festival of assam, celebrated on the banks of the River Luit in Majuli, which is the biggest river island in the world. The festival is held in a region located at a distance of 1.5 kilometers from the headquarters of Majuli, Garamur. The festivities start from the 21st November and continue for four days ending on the 24th November.
The Majuli Festival is a major tourist attraction and lets the visitors have a glimpse of the culture and traditions of the island. The location is extremely picturesque and serves as a perfect venue for the festival. Several cultural programs are held during the course of the festival which shed light on the traditional customs and culture of the island. A food festival which displays local delicacies of the state and of the tribes in Majuli in particular is held during this time. The Majuli festival is also attended by artists and artisans who come to exhibit their handmade products. Some of these products include garments and traditional handicrafts, bamboo products and locally made cane. The festival is also marked by a host of other activities. Seminars are held along with discussions on various topics that seek to highlight the local issues within the state.