• Historic Jonbeel Mela begins today
Historic Jonbeel Mela begins today.
19 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The historic Jonbeel Mela began today in Morigaon district with pomp and gaiety. During the festival goods are traded by the hill and plains people using the barter system.   The mela always be...

  • 50 fall ill in Kamrup after food poisoning
50 fall ill in Kamrup after food poisoning.
16 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

At least 50 people, including children, were taken ill after food poisoning at Baihata Chariali in Kamrup district of Assam. 40 persons were admitted in hospital on Sunday, while 10 more were admitte......

  • Bhogali Bihu festivity grips Assam, lakhs of people throng Naamghars, temples
Bhogali Bihu festivity grips Assam, lakhs of people throng Naamghars, temples.
15 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Harvest festival Magh Bihu, also called Bhogali Bihu, is being celebrated across Assam with traditional forvour. The word 'Bhogali' is derived from 'Bhog', which means delicious and rich food. So Bho...

  •  Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal wishes Assam on occasion of Bhogali Bihu
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal wishes Assam on occasion of Bhogali Bihu.
14 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday wished the people of Assam on the occasion of Bhogali Bihu. The Chief Minister took to micro-blogging site Twitter to extend his greetings." H......

  • Assam celebrates Bhogali Bihu with gaiety and traditional fanfare
Assam celebrates Bhogali Bihu with gaiety and traditional fanfare.
14 Jan, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Celebrations for Assam’s harvest festival Bhogali Bihu or Magh Bihu began on ‘Uruka’ last night with community feasts and prayers.   As the name Bhogali suggests feasting and ...

  • PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah wishes Assam on occasion of Bhogali Bihu
PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah wishes Assam on occasion of Bhogali Bihu.
14 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday wished the people of Assam on the occasion of Bhogali Bihu.   The Prime Minister took to micro-blogging site Twitter to extend ......

  • Assam set to celebrate ’Uruka’ on Friday
Assam set to celebrate ’Uruka’ on Friday.
12 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam is all set to celebrate ‘Uruka’ on Friday. Preparations are in full swing across the state to celebrate Bhogali Bihu, one of the biggest festivals of Assam that marks the end of the ...

  • Bhogali Bihu festivity grips Assam
Bhogali Bihu festivity grips Assam.
12 Jan, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

If one thinks that spiraling rise in prices of essential commodities and shivering winter would deter the spirit of Bhogali Bihu celebrations in Assam, then think again. Despite the price rise and bit......