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Hindu Priest blesses a devotee at the Dakhinpath Satra
A high priest of the Dakhinpath Satra with a devotee, Majuli, Assam.  The Satras or the monasteries, now 22 in number, are what contributes to Majuli being declared a World Heritage Site. These Satras started in the 15th century are a hub of the Vaishnavite sect where unique art and culture thrives.