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Kang Yatra in New Delhi on July 6, 2008

In a meeting held at Manglapuri, the Bishnupriya Manipuri Nagarik Samity Delhi/NCR, took a decision to hold the first Rath Yatra (Kang) Mohotsav in Delhi on July 6, 2008. The meeting, presided by Mr. Kajal Kanti Sinha in consultation with the invited members decided to organize the Kang Yatra falling on July 4, 2008 to be extended for one day.

In the meeting, after zeroing scores of venues, the Samity ultimately concluded to hold the Rath Yatra Mohotsav at Arya Samaj Mandir, Mahipalpur Manglapuri, New Delhi from 2 p.m onwards.

The Samity called upon all Bishnupriya Manipuri people residing in New Delhi and NCR region to participate and make it successful. It is to be mentioned it is happening first time that Bishnupriya Manipuri people living in the national capital have come forward to celebrate the Rath Yatra.

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  1. Dilli Nivasi!
    Congratulation,can we say that, this is the outcome of recently formed Regional Committee of Nikhil Bishnuprita Manipuri Mahasabha at Delhi? I would like to specially thank the newly elected President, Mr.Kajalkanti Sinha, and Mr. Chadra Mohan(CM) Sinha,the Secretary for their maiden celebration of Rath Yatra.
    One more thing,I would like to add
    to this news,ie,on 8th July 2008, on behalf of Dillivasi, there will be a celebration(khechurir Palee)at Radha Kunda,where I am also invited.

  2. Though I have been deprived of attending the famous "khaloparor Kang" for the last 12/15 years, I always enquire about the preparation and arrangement of the rath yatra which ultimately promotes brotherhood and help in preserving our culture and tradition.
    Rath yatra in Delhi will not only help draw the attention of other communities but will strengthen the unity of the BM also.

    Congratulation, happy rath yatra to all BM at Delhi

  3. Congratulation...great chance and great occasion also so enjoy it...good !!!!!!!! nice article and informative also.

  4. Hey Rishi, do we come in Dhotis ?
    What say you? Lets make a dress code.

  5. There is a dress code, Henrry.
    but it is for those who will be in the inner circle of the puja...

    frankly I am excited but at the same time very nervous.

    i don't have any issue but you have to take the trouble - arranging the dhotis and of course guiding me.

    take time and contact me in my mail. OK


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