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5 things you may not know about the Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya Temple

The Ambubachi Mela is an annual Mela held at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam. This four-day festival is celebrated during the Assamese month of Ahaar (mid-June). The Maa Kamakhya Devi temple is one of Assam’s most well-known temples, and Goddess Kamakhya is worshipped here.  It is believed that this festival is celebrated to mark the yearly menstruation course […]