Fairs and Festivals

Assam to host Judima Festival

November 29, 2016

Assam’s only hill station, Haflong will host the three-day ‘Judima Festival’ on sports and culture from December 18-20. The festival has been named after Judima, which is Dimasa tribals’ traditional brew. It is considered as one of the best traditional brews in the region and occupies an integral part...

Ningol Chakkouba festival celebrated in Manipur

November 17, 2016

Ningol Chakkouba is a popular festival celebrated in Manipur especially by the Meitei community. It is celebrated every year on the second day of the lunar month of Hiyanggei (October-November). Ningol means the daughter of a family and Chakkouba stands for the feast in Meiteilol language. On this day,...

India’s first Cherry Blossom Festival to be Celebrated in Shillong

November 15, 2016

Meghalaya became the first state in the country to start a Cherry Blossom Festival, which is widely celebrated in Japan. The four day festival in Meghalaya will be celebrated between 14-17 November. With the blooming of cherry blossoms, Shillong and the entire East Khasi Hills have turned into pink...