04 December, 2020

Thousand Splendid Vistas

A myriad of cultures for every traveller

Thousand Splendid Vistas
outlookindia.com
2020-03-02T12:04:03+05:30

"Assam is set to be one of India’s major growth engines and Tourism is one of the sectors with tremendous potential to make this a reality. I welcome everyone to be part of the transformative journey by visiting the state and experiencing Assam’s natural beauty enriched by its unmatched cultural heritage."

Sarbananda Sonowal
Hon’ble Chief  Minister, Assam

Assam-the very name which resonates in the hearts of every Indian as a place unparalleled has its etymology probably being derived from  ‘asama’(peerless),believed to be a later-day Sanskritization of the Tai-Ahom ,‘a-cham’- where ‘cham’ meant ‘to be vanquished’ and the  Assamese prefix‘a’making it ‘Acham’or‘Asam’which would mean ‘undefeated’, ‘victorious’ or ‘unrivalled.’ Assam is a verdant...

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