Manipur set to host Sangai Festival 2015

Manipur set to host Sangai Festival 2015

IMPHAL: The stage for the upcoming annual cultural festival of Manipur Tourism Department- Sangai festival 2015 is all set for November 21 inauguration at Hatta Kangjeibung, Konung mamang at the heart of Imphal city. During a press conference held on Tuesday, Chief Secretary of Manipur, O Nabakishore informed that the preparation for the mega event […]

The North Eastern Identity – A Myth So Far

The North Eastern Identity – A Myth So Far

Silvester Phanbuh Over the last few years, media houses across the country have spent more time focusing their spotlights on issues of the North Eastern region, issues negative and positive, political and apolitical alike. As a response, representatives of the region have also branded this group of eight states into a pan NorthEast identity. The […]

How Diwali Festival in Tripureswari Temple different?

How Diwali Festival in Tripureswari Temple different?

AGARTALA: Situated in Udaipur, Gomati district, the Tripureswari Temple, also known as ‘Matabari’ is one of the ‘must visit’ place especially during Diwali. The 500-year old temple looks like a conical dome and is visited by lakhs of people from across the state. The entire temple is illuminated with colourful lights. A two-day long fair […]

Faithfuls in thousands converge for annual Eucharistic procession

Faithfuls in thousands converge for annual Eucharistic procession

SHILLONG: The annual Eucharistic procession of the Laitumkhrah Cathedral Parish of the Catholic Church was held today through the two kilometre or so route along the main thoroughfares of Laitumkhrah where Catholic faithful in their thousands from far and near took part chanting prayers and singing hymns as they venerated the Holy Eucharist placed on […]