Gamosa to bid for registration as an item having the Geographical Indication (GI).

Guwahati/ 22nd September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Gamosa, the State’s traditional multipurpose cloth that represents the quintessential Assamese cultural and ethnic identity is soon going to make bid to get registered as a item having a special place in Assamese culture, is soon going to make a bid to get itself registered as an item having Geographical Indication (GI) – a form

Read more

Biswakarma Puja celebrated with much fanfare at Prag News.

Guwahati/ 17th September’2017 (Prag News Desk):Lord Biswakarma, the deity of architecture and engineering, revered throughout the State on the occasion of Biswakarma Puja. The unique occasion that celebrates the man-machine bonding, holds a special significance on the festive calendar of Assam witnessing the participation of all age groups and faiths. The Vishwakarma Puja will be celebrated at specific times. The

Read more

“Assamese culture traces back to early Aryan civilisation”

Guwahati/ 4th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): Assamese culture and civilization carries some distinct traits of Aryan civilization,which are barely found in any other community in the entire globe. According to sources this very fact has come into light  after minute observation of the culture and civilization of the Assamese community by Dr. Amalendu Chakravarty, head of the Department of Bangali, Guwahati

Read more

It’s time to say “Hello Periods”

Guwahati/ 16th August’2017 (Prag News Desk): Menstruation is inevitable to every female on the planet.With the first stroke of menses a girl is bestowed with the blessing of reproduction. Many taboos and customs are interlaced to the menstruation circle of women. But the grey part is, even after technology has taken over the globe,taboos and superstitions regarding menstruation is still

Read more

‘Pohor 5′ starts today…

Guwahati/ 5th August ‘2017 (Prag News Desk): Photography club of Assam organised its 5th edition and biggest annual photography event called ‘Pohor 5’. Photography club of Assam came founded on 8th April on Dibrugarh for the first time. It is one of the finest photography clubs on the nation. It is the largest photography event in Assam. It is three days

Read more

Pre-Ahom heritage show…

Guwahati/ 31st July’2017 (Prag News Desk): The Assam State Museum, under the State Directorate of Museums, in collaboration with the India Foundation for the Arts (IFA), Bangalore, is organising an exhibition on the theme ‘Mysterious Mothers of the Museum’ in the Museum premises from August 1 to 10. Shubhasree Purkayastha, Museum and Archival Research Fellow, IFA, will be the curator. The

Read more

Meet the chocolate baron of North East.

Guwahati/ 20th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): Sonam Choden Bhutia is a multi-talented personality. A model-designer who is creating raves in Sikkim and the Northeast for her venture— “Taste Bud Sikkim”. Bestowing upon the people flavors, varieties of homemade chocolates. Lauded by the Prime Minister of India, Sonam loves to explore new avenues that inspires to create opportunities for the people

Read more
1 2 3 4 5