Thousands take holy dip in Sangam on Makar Sankranti

Braving chilly weather, thousands of people visited the confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati here on Tuesday for a holy dip on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

Assam celebrates Bhogali Bihu

Celebrations for Assam`s harvest festival Bhogali Bihu or Magh Bihu began on `Uruka` on Sunday with community feasts and prayers to the fire god not to unleash its wrath during the summer.

Assam celebrates Bhogali Bihu

Assam on Saturday celebrated its
traditional harvest festival Bhogali or Magh Bihu on Makar
Sankranti.