Grand Christmas celebrations in offing
By: Rubul Das, NET News Network
For the first time in the history of Guwahati city, Christmas was celebrated like never before. On December 22 all the Christian Forum in the city gatherd at Assam Engineering Institute ground in Chandmari to promote peace and amity in the region.
Christmas Milan 2003 was a cultural festival of brotherhood attended by all the religious leaders to celebrate in a single parasol.
Brother Jesudass (General Secretary of Christmas Milan 2003) said that it was for the first time in the history of Guwahati City that people from all walks of life celebrated Christmas. The organizing committee kept no stone unturned to make December 22 from 4 pm to 7 pm an unforgettable event for the city goers.
He further said that United Christian Forum of Guwahati irrespective of any discrimination would pray in that day for peace and unity in the region. The main theme of the festive day was peace and unity that would portray with Christmas songs, choirs and dances from various Churches, Schools and Institutions from in and around Guwahati city.