Skip to content Skip to navigation

Assam,NE joins Christmas celebration

Today is Christmas. Assam also joins the celebration with a message of love and peace. Festivity is what grips the state from last evening when the people celebrated the Christmas eve with sings and carols for the birth of Jesus Christ. People greet each other with Santa Claus. According to the Bible Jesus Christ was born this very day to give salvation for the sinners. Candles were lit up with fancy decorations to mark the birth of Jesus Christ the saviour.The Christmas eve celebrations at the city's Panbazar based Baptist Church stole the show. Guwahati archbishop Thomas Menamparampil hoped that the Christmas celebration will pave the way for a peace, love and harmony in the state.

The beautiful north eastern city of Shilling is in rock and roll as the Christmas celebration is on in full swing. The entire pine city is transforming into a nest of singing birds.

The People of Agartala have swayed over in festivity on the Christmas eve. Not merely a feast, the Christmas day celebration has translated into a festivity with the participation of cross section of people irrespective of cast, class or language.
Author info

Ritupallab Saikia's picture

Add new comment


Republish this content

More Stories

Infiltration on the decline!

13 Apr 2014 - 12:52pm | AT News
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday claimed to have firmly deal with Bangladeshi infiltration from across the border.Addressing a press conference in Guwahati on Sunday, Gogoi said,”we have done a...

Another youth found dead in Bengal

23 Aug 2012 - 6:40pm | editor
One more youth from Assam was found dead in West Bengal on Thursday. The body of Zakir Hussain was found near a railway station in Birbhum. Zakir hails from Hailakandi district. With this, the number...

Assam government opposes Land Acquisition Ordinance

23 Feb 2015 - 8:29pm | Abdul Gani
Assam government has extended full support to social activist Anna Hazare in his fight against the Land Acquisition Ordinance.In a statement on Monday, chief minister Tarun Gogoi said that the...