A bird's eye view of Brahmaputra River, Tibet, China. It is a perfect example of a braided river and is highly susceptible to channel migration and avulsion, where land is suddenly separated by flooding or a change in the course of a river
A river island on the Brahmaputra river, this place has been the center of Assamese neo-Vaishnavite culture, started around the 15th century by revered Assamese saint Srimanta Sankardev and his disciple Madhavdeva. Visit this place for a slice of religious history!Nearest city: Jorhat: Majuli
A Hindu child wears a religious dress and holds a religious symbol as she waits on the bank of the Old Brahmaputra River, near the port town of Narayanganj, Bangladesh, during a holy bath ceremony. Thousands of Hindu devotees gathered at river to observe the annual religious ceremony, called Ashtami Snan, which uses holy bath rituals to symbolize the purifying of life.