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Karbi Anglong Day on Aug 6

Assam is a land of many ethnic communities and tribes which can boost because of its diversified cultural kaleidoscope. Each of the tribes and communities posses rich custom, tradition and heritage. Karbis, one of the major ethnic groups, also have rich and unique cultural heritage of its own. Celebrating such a glorious and rich cultural heritage and in a sincere effort to bring the people of Karbi Anglong and the people of the plains more close, the 2nd Karbi Anglong Day celebrations will be observed on 6th August in Srimanta Sankardeva International Auditorium in Guwahati .

The theme of this year’s celebrations has been earmarked as “showcasing Karbi Anglong – Glorious Past, vibrant Present and Promising Future”. The entire day’s celebration shall witness a host of programmes including ones which would showcase the rich culture and heritage of the Karbi community, interactive session and cultural performances. Stalls shall also be put up displaying ethnic handicrafts and traditional food items.

His Excellency, Shri P B Acharya , Governor of Assam , shall be the chief guest during the inaugural session , Shri Sarbanada Sonowal , Hon’ble Chief Minister of Assam would be chief guest during open session . There would be host of other dignitaries and guests who shall attend the daylong celebration. 

 

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