Do you know Guwahati houses a wonderful gem and that’s not a monument or a forest? It is the Umananda Island. A small but extremely beautiful islet in Guwahati that has got a lot of attraction lately. Umananda island adds a lot of religious value to the people of Assam and the location of such a place in a landlock is simply amazing. Also known as the peacock island, this is one of the best places to visit on your trip to Guwahati.
Umananda island is in between the Brahmaputra river and the location of the peacock island that has made it so wonderful to visit. What makes this island so special is that it's one of the smallest islands in the world. This island is also thronged by a lot of devotees because it has the Umananda Temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. While visiting people can also enjoy the sights of rock-cut figures of Lord Ganesha, Surya, and Shiva. They are so beautifully made that people do not miss out on appreciating the craftsmanship of the people.
The people living here are dedicated to god and they put that in their art. These people are known for their amount of spiritual energy and that’s the reason why this island holds a strong religious point in the lives of people. There is no charge to visit here. So, while you visit Guwahati ensure that this place is not missed. It is going to be a wonderful place to spend some time.