Festivals

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,...

Festival of India begins in Oman

November 15, 2016

For the first time, Indian embassy at Oman is holding a five-month long ‘Festival of India’ in four major cities of Oman – Muscat, Sur, Sohar and Salalah. The festival began on 15 November and will go on till March 2017. The festival is being organized with the support...

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