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Mask making on Majuli Island

rThe place is very small and it is very full of masks. The man in charge was excellent and showed... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
671Pamela
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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
HOLY ARTS AND CRAFTS

SATRA these places are mainly for 2 reasons 1) for householders who chant the holy name 2) for... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
majumdartravel04
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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

rThe place is very small and it is very full of masks. The man in charge was excellent and showed us how it worked, he was very interesting and spent a lot of time with us. The masks are sent all over the world, we...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

SATRA these places are mainly for 2 reasons 1) for householders who chant the holy name 2) for monks Mask making also takes place here If you ask with intrest they will explain to you the whole procedure of mask making Products made from dried...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2018

This is small place. You could get a demo of how the masks form Bamboo form covered with clay and cow dung are made. They are then painted to depict various hindu gods, goddesses, animals and demons from hindu mythology. You could also get to...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Samaguri Satra a place that is glorified by Mr Hem Babu Goswami also known as the Mask Maker. These head gear is made for the Bhaona performance, where folklore of Ramayana is narrated in art form. My son was totally intrigued by the mask especially...More

Thank Soumendra B
Reviewed March 4, 2018

You can't click pictures here. There is no entry charge and you have ample space for parking. From Garmur it is a 15min ride. The roads are bad. At the sattra you can see the people work on mask making. There are a lot of...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

A Must visit place to know the unexplored talents of the people of Majuli Island. The intricate effort of the work is worth watching learning and be surprised to the history this land beholds

Thank ranjitad
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful mask making technique , making of mask is tedious and great selling a selected type of mask must visit if going to maujali island

Thank Viksarats
Reviewed January 6, 2018

we reached majuli island and reached this spot. a family makes masks. so beautiful. all passed from father to son. photography not permitted here. all organic ingredients. a must see on the island !!!!!

Thank teebee68
Reviewed November 29, 2017

You can see the masks being hand painted and view the completed products some of which are very intricate. One of many places included on a taxi tour of the island.

Thank CJL6
Reviewed August 13, 2017

This is a must visit in Majuli. Spend some time here and request for a demo. You will be amazed to know this delicate art of story telling.

Thank swamyek
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mnlsa357
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Hi, I agree....with a high river I think it is even better to arrive and go by the ferry, because the river is higher. It is easer to reach the shore villages.
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