Namphake Monastery is located in Namphake village also known as Tai Phake village in Dibrugarh, Assam. Namphake Monastery is one of the oldest Buddhist Monasteries in Assam, much popular for its meditation center. The serene surrounding and natural beauty of the place makes it a more unique location. You can meditate in the gardens or experience village life. It is known for its deep cultural roots to Southern Thailand.
The other attractions of the area are Ashoka Pillar, Padoga and traditional stilt houses. The village has an enticing old world charm. The village is one of the most amazing examples of conservation of culture and tradition.
Poi Sangken is the major festival of the Tai Phakes. It is similar to Songkran which is celebrated in Thailand. It marks the beginning of the new year in the Tai calendar. It is celebrated for three days
If you are deeply inclined to meditation or curious about Buddhist culture, this trip will give you an opportunity to connect back to nature and self.
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