Majuli, one of the largest river islands in the world, is situated in Jorhat district. It is located 20 km of Jorhat town. It is a pollution-free fresh-water island. Total area of the island is about 650 sq km.
Its length from east to west is about 90 km and width from east to west is about 90 km and width from north to south is average 16 km. Majuli is a natural and cultural heritage site. With water bodies covering most of the areas. Majuli plays host to several among the feathered – it is part of a major migratory path for ducks, geese and other birds.
About 5-26 satras are remaining now in Majuli of which the satras of kamalabari, Auniati and Gamur