Correct Answer : Option (D) - Assam
Guwahati : The annual Ambubachi Mela at Assam’s famed Kamakhya Temple began on Wednesday(22nd June 2022) with devotees allowed to participate after a gap of two years.
As a part of the rituals, the temple doors were symbolically closed for four days with the ‘Pravritti’ on Wednesday(22nd June 2022), Maa Kamakhya Devalaya’s head priest or ‘Bor Doloi’ Kabinath Sarma said.
‘Nivriti’ or the opening of the door will take place on the morning of June 26, he said.
In view of the devastating floods in the state, the festival is being observed in a subdued manner this time.
“As the auspicious Ambubachi Mela begins from today, I pray to Maa Kamakhya to bless everyone with good health, happiness & prosperity, besides help us ward off all evils,” Chief Minister "Himanta Biswa Sarma"
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Published On : June 28, 2022
Category : Arts and Culture