Sonowal inaugurates Ambubachi Mela in Guwahati

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday inaugurated the Ambubachi Mela in Guwahati. He was joined by Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel at the event. “Devotees from around the world receive Maa…

Ambubachi: Fancy Bazar Camp to host 20,000 devotees

GUWAHATI: The Kamrup Metropolitan District Administration is working round-the-clock for the Ambubachi Mela 2019, the most-awaited religious event of Assam that will start from 22nd June at the Kamakhya Temple premises here in Guwahati. For the lodging of devotees arriving…

Headless body probe: Murder out of superstition, police say

Guwahati Police have hinted that the recovery of the headless body of a woman at Kamakhya Temple premises could be a possible human sacrifice claiming that the “murder took place due to superstition”. Guwahati Police Commissioner Deepak Kumar said the…

Headless body of woman recovered near Kamakhya Temple

In a very shocking incident, the body of a woman with the head severed from the torso has been recovered near the Kamakhya Temple. The body of the woman who is believed to be over 40 years of age was…

Ambubachi Mela: Temple doors opened for devotees after Nibritti, lakhs offer prayers before Goddess Kamakhya

After a four-day hiatus, the doors of the Kamakhya Temple, one of the most powerful Shakti shrines in the country, were opened for visitors after ‘Nibritti’, a ritual believed to purify the sanctum sanctorum of the temple after Goddess Kamakhya…

Ambubachi Mela 2018: Devotees make beeline to Kamakhya temple, Babas possessing mystical powers centre of all limelight

The religious rituals associated with the Ambubachi Mela got underway at the Kamakhya temple after the doors of the Shakti shrine were closed for visitors after ‘Prabhriti’ yesterday (Friday) that marks the beginning of Goddess Kamakhya’s annual menstrual cycle. The…

CM Sonowal inaugurates Ambubachi Mela 2018

Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the auspicious Ambubachi Mela 2018 in presence of Assam Health and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Assam Tourism Minister Chandan Brahma and Dharmagurus of Akhadas and indigenous religious leaders of Assam and Northeast…

Kamakhya temple all set for annual Ambubachi Mela, sea of devotees at Nilachal Hills

Kamakhya Temple, the internationally-famous Shakti shrine, is ready for the Ambubachi Mela that will get underway on Friday (June 22) with thousands of Hindu sadhus, some of them said to possess mystical and supernatural powers, making a beeline to the…