• Thu. Feb 29th, 2024

Meghalaya Celebrates Shad Nongkrem

Meghalaya today Celebrates Shad Nongkrem.

Shad Nongkrem is celebrated during autumn at the Smit village, situated near Shillong.

Shad Nongkrem celebrates the uniqueness of the Khasi culture.

This festival is performed to appease the Goddess for a rich harvest and prosperity of the people of the Khasi Tribes.

It’s a religious festival filled with traditional music, dance and rituals carried out by the community who still practice the traditional religion.

Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma and other officials attended the festival in Smit village.

CM Conrad Tweeted, ” It’s a beautiful day to be at Nongkrem for the Shad Nongkrem, a beautiful festival of the Khasi tribe. Shad Nongkrem is performed to appease the Goddess for a rich harvest & prosperity of the people. Witnessed the Pomblang Ïewduh ceremony today.”

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