Mokha satra and samagri satra!
Nowadays people are living in a chaotic environment. They want to escape fromthis hustle and desire to pass time with the beauty of nature and in a serenity place where they will get peace of mind. Moreover visiting a satra creates a spiritual connection with God which gives inner peace. There is an amazing satra in this satra. Beside, the satra is well known for its magnificence craftsmanship and old mask arts.
What is Mokha satra and samagri satra?
This is famous satra in Majuli Island. The satra is popular among people all over the world and renowned for its centre of art, classical studies culture and especially for mask crafts and artworks. The old mask art is practised in the satra and it is well known for its magnificence craftsmanship.
History of This Satra?
The Mokha satra and samagri satra was established in 1663 on the fourteenth day of a bright lunar fortnight in the month of Phalgun. King Chakradwaj Singha established the satra near a Sam tree from Chakrapani Ata that is why the data is named camgirl satra. Later the satra is shifted into different places. The three Samaguri Satras are found in Majuli – Doloni Samaguri Satra,Majuli Samaguri (Natun Samaguri) and Pachim Samaguri Satra. These Satras are under Purush Samhati.
From the ancient time in the satra the old mark art is practised and the place is a masterpiece for crafts and arts.
What are the inside and outside view of Mokha satra and Samagri satra?
This is prominent in making traditional dance masks from cloth, clay, bamboo, cow dung and paint from a long ancient period. In the room of satra visitors will be given a short explanation of the process of how they made these fascinating masks. The rooms of the Mokha satra and samagri satra are filled with masks and images of Lord Krishna. There are some small masks for sale as souvenirs. The outside view of this is also stunning. The natural sights from the satra and the touching water of the river Brahmaputra are truly pleasant to the eyes of visitors.
Why are people attracted to the Mokha satra and Samagri satra?
This is mostly loved by the photographer and ancient arts crafts lover. Photo fanatics can take pictures of unique and ancient musks. Besides visitors from all around the globe also visit to know how they create these incredible masks. The process of how masks are created are in the room of the satra. People love to stay in a calm place to get inner peace and the satra is a perfect place for getting the peace of mind. Besides the natural sights from the satra is stunning as it sits on the Island.
Is it safe to visit the Mokha satra and Samagri satra?
Yes, it is safe to visit. Daily many visitors from all around the world visit the satra.
Is photography allowed in the Mokha satra and samagri satra?
Yes, photography is allowed in those satra.
What are the entry fees of this Satra?
There are no entry fees in This satra.
What is the best time to visit the Mokha satra and samagri satra?
The best time to visit the satra is during winter. At that time the weather is very pleasant to the visitors and it is the perfect time to visit. Best months to visit: March – October.
What is the visiting time of this satra?
The visiting time of this satra is flexible. Visitors can visit anytime.
How many days Mokha satra and samagri satra remain open in a week?
This satra remain open every day in a week.
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How to reach:
As Majuli is an Island, it is easily accessible by ferry.
By Waterways: There are 2 ferry rides to reach Majuli. The first ferry ride takes an hour and the second ride takes 10-15 minutes.
By Road: There are many buses like ASTC available in the city to reach Majuli and visitors can reach the satra
By Railway: Jorhat Town is the nearest railway station to Satra.