The Raas Mahotsav in Guwahati is Assam's most famous event. It attracts people from all over the country and is a major tourist centre.

Dipak Jaiswal                      30 Nov 2023

The Raas festival honours the holy love between Lord Krishna and Radha. Its roots can be found in many Hindu myths.

Majuli is an island in the Brahmaputra River that is thought to be the centre of Assamese culture and is where one of the state's most famous festivals, Raas, takes place.

The capital of Assam is Guwahati, which is also a centre for Raas celebrations. This adds to the state's rich tapestry of celebrations.

Barpeta Howly : The town of Barpeta is famous for its Vaishnava traditions. It also holds a big event called Raas that draws people from all over the state.

Nagaon is known for having a lot of different cultures. Every year, people of all ages enjoy the colourful and fun Raas event that Nagaon puts on.

The Raas festival in Dibrugarh, which is known for its tea gardens, is a one-of-a-kind event that cleverly combines Assamese customs with the tea culture of the area.

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