The Kumbh Mela is held every 12 years .The ongoing Ardh Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, where the sacred convergence of the three rivers, Ganga, yamuna and Saraswati takes place in Uttar Pradesh is the fair held after 6 years and the next KUmbh Mela is scheduled in the year 2025.
Kumbh Mela showcases the width and diversity of the Hindu faith. It is a sheer treat for the soul to be a part of a mass celebration of faith like the Kumbh.
It was an absolutely marvelous experience to have been a part of the congregation at Prayagraj with all the other people from the Northeast who partook to represent the Northeastern Region. Special stalls have been installed by the DONER ministry for displaying and showcasing the commodities of the North east. It was a platform well made to represent the culture and diversity of the states. Some of the representatives who were present in the mega event that started on the 15th of jan and is to continue till 4th of march were
1.Dalimi Deka (DBD enterprise, Assam)
2.Debajit Borah (Baksa, Agro Producer & Co.ltd)
3.Anand( Agripreneur, Manipur)
4.Bedajit(Blackrise Farmer Manipur)
5.Som Bahadur (Sikkim)
7.Baby Sarkar (Tripura)
8.Bishwajit kalita (Assam)
9.Nazrul Ali ( Assam)