Assam's traditional performing art 'Ankiya Bhaona' enthralls national capital

The national capital came alive with the biggest ever celebration of Assam's culture as thousands, including young and old alike, turned up to witness a traditional rendition of Vaishnavite dance drama or the 'Ankiya Bhaona' as it is most commonly known. Organized under the initiative of NEIFT in collaboration with the Assam Government, the event started with a cultural performance by the renowned Charaideo Bihu troupe that mesmerized the crowd with their mystical Bihu moves. The event aimed to highlight the rich Sattriya culture and heritage of Assam and enlightened the audience about the history of the authentic and traditional art and dance forms of the region.