For a taste of all that makes Assam such a special tea region try our Assam Gold. This is a strong rich full bodied and malty whole leaf tea with fruit spice and honey notes. Picked from the reknowned Mangalam tea estate in Assam on the low-lying banks of the Brahmaputra River that flows from the Himalayas to confluence with the Ganges in Bangladesh.
Chapter Two: The Brahmaputra is one of the most important rivers in Asia and flows right through Assam. Read more about it at either the blog, or check out the Encyclopedia Brittanica article here: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/77154/Brahmaputra-River.
A bird's eye view of Brahmaputra River, Tibet, China. It is a perfect example of a braided river and is highly susceptible to channel migration and avulsion, where land is suddenly separated by flooding or a change in the course of a river
Brahmaputra – The Beautiful River or The Battleground?
Brahmaputra River Map showing the course or the route of the river
Floods in northeast India that have killed at least 40 people and displaced nearly 1.5 million have also inundated a national park that is home to the world’s largest concentration of one-horned rhinoceros. The Brahmaputra river, which flows from China down to India and then through...