Tag - Assam

Administration system of the Koch in medieval Assam

The period of history in Assam during the medieval times saw the powerful Ahoms that ruled over the region for a long time. Another kingdom that succeded in establishing its foothold was the Koch kingdom. It is worth knowing about the Koches and their way of administration. The military success of the Koches and their rule for a fairly long period indicate that they had an efficient administrative machinery. But details of its working are greatly lacking. We therefore reconstruct [...]

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Early Education system during Colonial Assam

Early Education system during Colonial Assam Most important impact of British rule in India was the establishment of educational institutions which led to the complete transformation of India. The education system in Assam prior to the advent of the British was medieval in character. There were a few number of tols and education was limited only to upper class of the society. Running of the administration did not require much of paperwork and so it was not necessary for the aristocracy [...]

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The Bargaon Copper-plate Inscription of Assam

The Bargaon Copper-plate The epigraphical(inscriptions) remains like the Iron Pillar, Allahabad Pillar inscription etc are very famous.  In Assam too we have a few inscriptions. Out of the many inscription found, one of the important one is the Bargaon Copper Plate Inscription. The Bargaon Copper Plate Inscription is located in Tezpur city of the Sonitpur district of Assam. This copper plate was issued by king Ratnapala of the Bhauma-Naraka or the Pala dynasty of Brahmapala. The copper plate grant was issued in [...]

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The Birth of Caste system in Assam

The most striking feature of Ancient Indian society was the varnasrama system by which the life of men was divided into classes (varna) and stages (asrama). The society of ancient Assam was also based on this system. But unlike other parts of India the caste-system of Assam is based on racial divisions. Both the Aryans and non-Aryans contributed to the development of the castes and classes in India. A number of factors such as heredity, marriage relations, economic pursuits, religion, [...]

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New Record with Sixty sit ups in 57 seconds on a moving bike

New Record with Sixty sit ups in 57 seconds on a moving bike.Siddhartha Sankar Saikia a resident of Rangdoi in the Bahona area of North East Jorhat claimed of a new record with 60 sit ups in 57 seconds on a  bike moving more than 60 km per hour on the Jorhat Neemati road of Jorhat on Sunday. ” there are no such earlier records of this feat ” said Siddhartha Sankar Saikia after completing his feat .On Sunday in the presence [...]

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Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India

Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India   Fresh Rhino horn found from a fatal road accident In India A fatal road mishap on Tuesday led to the uncovering of a case of one-horned rhino poaching in Kamrup. Police have recovered a blood-stained rhino horn from a vehicle that collided head on with a bus at around 6.30 am on Tuesday near Baihata Chariali in Kamrup (Rural), located close to Guwahati. On the other hand, the Forest Department said [...]

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Boy from Jorhat Attempt to create world record with yoga

Boy from Jorhat Attempt to create world record  with yogaSiddhartha Sankar Saikia a resident of Rangdoi in the Bahona area of North East Jorhat is making preparations to create a world by perforimg sit ups while riding a motorbike on Nimati road of Jorhat. In a press meet held at Jorhat Press Club recently Siddhartha Sankar Saikia announced that on 2nd April this year he would go for a feat  to create a world record by performing 60 sit ups in 60 minutes on [...]

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The lady who sat on the Ahom throne

When it comes to Ahom rule everyone,specially in Assam,is very well acquainted with names like Sukapha and Joymoti. Did you know that there were Ahom queens who ruled ? No ?? Well Yes,there was not one but three Ahom queens who ruled. If you are thinking that they ruled because their husbands were on war or because their child was a minor than you are totally wrong. These women ruled for real and were given the title “Bar Raja” meaning [...]

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Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam

Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam   Cop shoot two people to get his way clear in Assam In a bizarre incident of the protector being the criminal, an assistant sub-inspector of police (ASI) shot at the driver and the handyman of an Excavator, grievously injuring them on Wednesday night.Golap Konwar who was posted as ASI at the Basistha police station was travelling in his Alto car after duty when he allegedly fired with his service revolver [...]

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Special Educator Jobs in RMSA, Assam

Special Educator Jobs. Last Date: 13/12/2016. A walk in interview in the State Mission Office of Rashtriya Madhyamik Siksha Abhijan (RMSA), Assam is to be conducted for the position of “Special Educator” under IEDSS Scheme of RMSA, Assam purely on contractual basis for a period of 11 months. Post Details: Name of Post: Special Educator No of Posts: 22 posts Pay Scale: Rs 15,000/- per month. Age Limit: Upto 43 Years (for SC/ST/OBC/MOBC extra 5 years). Educational Qualification: 1. Graduation (50%) with B.Ed Special Education Recognised by Rehabilitation [...]

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Best resorts for Golf lover in Assam Kaziranga Golf Resort

In the busy schedule of life, everyone wants to pass quality time with one’s family and friends, but it can’t be planned to travel beyond the State during the weekend. So, amazing sightseeing at native place can fulfill your relaxation plan on weekends. The people from outside the State too can join this place for enjoying their vacations, where one can take delight of the moments with family and friends in a beautiful ambience with yummy food and cheering [...]

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Girls of flood Effected areas from Assam are easily prey to traffickers

Girls of flood Effected areas from Assam are easily prey to traffickersEighteen year old Noorin Hussain, though a poor girl hailing from Dhemaji had dreams of a marriage life rich in love and happiness. Little did she know, her whole concept of marriage would be shattered by a 50 year old man from Haryana who planned to marry her to his two sons, luring her to Haryana with the promise of work as she desperately needed money after the [...]

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