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Ambubachi Mela 2017

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The Kamakhya Temple in Assam is one of the 52 shakti Peeths or holy spots in the Indian sub continent. The Ambubachi Mela is an annual mela(Fair-crowd gathering to offer Prayer to the goddess) that is held in the kamakhya temple . This mela starts from the seventh day of the Assamese month Ahaar. It is believed that the presiding goddess of the temple, Kamakhya goes through her annual cycle of menstruation during this period of time. During the Ambubachi Mela,the doors of the Kamakhya temple along with the other temples of the region remains close for 3 days. During these 3 days, certain restrictions such as not offering prayers, reading holy scriptures and performing other religious activities are observed. Even Read more

Pebbles is an exclusively handcrafted shoe brand that offers vibrant yet classy designs that are unique in their appeal. The lady behind Pebbles: Fashionista and Creative aficionado Sumedha Chaudhry, the CEO of Pebbles is a perfect example of someone who dreams bigger and bigger, thereby working on her dreams and finally transforming it into reality. While she was doing her MBA program at IBS Hyderabad she combined her passion of painting and knowledge of marketing in making customized and classy brand of shoes which finally took shape into a handcrafted shoe designing and manufacturing company which we today know as ‘Pebbles’. In their own words: Each and every pair of shoes that we make at Pebbles, are handcrafted from scratch. Read more

Hope you can remember the article we have published in the last to last issue of our magazine regarding another Assamese Movie: LKF 2. There we try to highlight the fact the Assamese Film Industry is going through a rough patch due to the inclination of common public of Assam into Hollywood and Bollywood. Then there were few young directors from Assam who are trying to revive the long-lost fame of Assamese Film Industry. This movie, Dooronir Nirola Poja is another such superb attempt by the director Dhruva J Bordoloi. The man behind DNP: Dhruva J Bordoloi after his Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication and extensive diploma in VFX and Animation from Arena Multimedia. started working as an editor in an advertising Read more

Dishanjali- This life supporting NGO was formed by Er. Vijay Kumar Patidar (president) during his initial days (2012) of engineering college in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He along with his friends were sipping in tea when a young guy came and asked “Bhaiya kuch khila do!! Bohot bhook lagi hai! ” [English Translation: Bother, please give me something to eat, am really hungry.] Kind hearted Vijay feed him ‘samosa’ (Indian snacks) and asked him to narrate a story to him and his friends. This little boy ran away and brought a book from his bag that he kept at the corner of the shop. After having samosa, he narrated a story from his text book; to which all, Vijay was taken Read more

Take a Break and Enjoy the rain

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Monsoon, just like any other season that we come across in a span of year. But, there is something unique, something peculiar about this particular season. We’ll discover it as this piece proceeds. But, what is monsoon besides being a season? When the sun gets tired of it’s day to day work, When it finally decides to chill for a while, When it realises that everything in this entire universe deserves to have a time just for itself, it sets the clouds free. Just like parents, when they figure out that their children are no children anymore, they are all grown up and ready to face the world. Similarly, the sun cuts loose it’s hold and let the clouds float Read more