Spiritual tourism has been a tour de force for centuries in India. There are references of people travelling long miles on foot for spiritual quests available in the ancient texts of the country. In the recent times too, the most common reason for people travelling in India has something to do with spirituality and religion. This is true not just for the senior and middle-aged citizens. Youngsters, bullied and heckled by modern life, want their slice of mental peace and tranquillity as well.
Places like Assam offer than through a spiritual journey that meanders around the lush green valleys of this Indian state, dotted with tea plantations. Assam is mainly known to the world as one of the major producers of tea leaves. However, scratch deeper into the geographical layers of this state and you will find locations which can feature on any spiritual tourism map of India. What’s best about visiting Assam on your spiritual journey is that there isn’t any specific temple, other than the world-famous Kamakshya Mandir, that demands your attention.
There are several tourist spots spread out over a large area that can take you on your spiritual journey. Consider this place called Hajo. The beauty of this place likes in it being a meeting point of major religions of the world like Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism. Hajo is a town that has something for people of all faiths, including Vaishnavites. There is also a place called Majuli, which is actually a riverine island. Majuli works for casual tourists as well as those on a spiritual mission.
In fact, the entire state of Assam is a tourist’s delight even for those who are not just into spiritual tourism. As for those who are travelling for spiritual reasons, the breathtaking beauty of the place acts as a bonus. If not anything else, the picturesque landscapes of Assam only accentuate the spiritual experience. The sense of joy and ecstasy that the landscape evokes in your heart only brings about a greater sense of fulfilment. After all, soaking in the sights and sounds of Mother Nature is a spiritual experience in itself.
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