Assam is a land of blue hills, green valleys and a red river — the majestic and sacred Brahmaputra. It is known for its famous tea, its silk and its biodiversity, and is also rich in archeological heritage.

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, also Gauhati, is the largest city in the state of , Northeast . , the state's capital, is in the circuit city region.

Kaziranga National park is in , and is famous as the home of the rhinoceros.

is a historical city of whose existence dates back centuries.

Calm and scenic, , one of the oldest urban agglomerations of , has a beautiful landscape with several streams.


is a city of 70,000 in . It was the capital of Ahom Kingdom.

is one of the largest and most important cities in the eastern part of , .

is city at the Eastern part of , the main urban centre within the tea growing districts of the Northeast.

is a city in . is the economic capital of Assam.

Mājuli or Majoli is a largest island in the Brahmaputra River in .

The District is a region in , .

or Sivasagar is a city in . Sivasagar is a city in the district in the state of Assam in India.

The District of Cachar is located in the Southernmost part of Assam is one of the oldest district of Assam.

is around 35 km from on the Tezpur-Bhalukpong-Bomdila route.

is in . It's a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to many species including tigers.

is the only hill station in . is the largest town and headquarters of the rugged district.

has been the capital of since 1973. This small city remains very much in the shadow of its neighbour, , which is the largest city and business centre of Assam.


Other Names for Assam

  • Arabic: آسام
  • Aragonese: Asam
  • Armenian: Ասսամ
  • Assamese: Ôxôm
  • Assamese: অসম
  • Belarusian: Асам
  • Bengali: আসাম
  • Bihari : आसाम
  • Bishnupriya: অসম
  • Breton: Asam
  • Bulgarian: Асам
  • Burmese: အာသံပြည်နယ်
  • Chechen: Ассам
  • Chinese: 阿萨姆邦
  • Chuvash: Асам
  • Czech: Ásám
  • Dhivehi: އާސާމު
  • English: State of Assam
  • Esperanto: Asamo
  • French: Assam
  • Georgian: ასამის შტატი
  • German: Assam
  • Goan Konkani: आसाम
  • Greek: Ασσάμ
  • Gujarati: આસામ
  • Hebrew: אסאם
  • Hindi: असम
  • Hungarian: Asszám
  • Italian: Assam
  • Japanese: アッサム州
  • Kannada: ಅಸ್ಸಾಂ
  • Kashmiri: آسام
  • Kazakh: Ассам
  • Korean: 아삼 주
  • Latin: Asama
  • Latvian: Asama
  • Lithuanian: Asamas
  • Macedonian: Асам
  • Maithili: असाम
  • Malayalam: ആസാം
  • Marathi: आसाम
  • Mingrelian: ასამიშ შტატი
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): आसाम
  • Newari: आसाम
  • Northern Luri: آسام
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଆସାମ
  • Pali: असमरज्जं
  • Panjabi: ਅਸਾਮ
  • Persian: آسام
  • Polish: Asam
  • Portuguese: Assam
  • Pushto: آسام
  • Russian: Ассам
  • Sanskrit: असमराज्यम्
  • Serbian: Асам
  • Slovak: Ásam
  • Spanish: Assam
  • Tajik: Ассам
  • Tamil: அசாம்
  • Telugu: అసోం
  • Thai: รัฐอัสสัม
  • Tibetan: ཨཱསཱམ།
  • Ukrainian: Ассам
  • Upper Sorbian: Asam
  • Urdu: آسام
  • Uzbek: Accom
  • Western Panjabi: آسام
  • Yiddish: אסאם
  • Yue Chinese: 阿薩姆邦
  • Asom
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