Counted among one of the seven sisters from the eastern region of India , Assam has got an abundant wealth of crafts, colourful traditions and glorious festivals that hold a touch of magic in them. Also known, as Lord Jagannatha's abode this state is a flourishing land of nearly 22 different kinds of arts and crafts. Constantly wearing a washed look in its fresh green field and forests, Assam is a traveller's delight for its people are gentle, its weather salubrious and its vast expanses of green totally stress-reducing. Time and again, India has renewed its energies with the visions of spiritual seers. One such who revitalised society in the northeastern state of Assam was Sankaradeva. Sri Sankaradeva made unparalleled contribution in the resurgence of art, poetry, dance and music in the northeastern state of Assam, which is today also famous for its tea gardens.