Nagaland

Governor RN Ravi, CM Neiphiu Rio extend Poang Lüm greetings

Governor RN Ravi extends Poang Lüm greetings

Kohima, January 12 (NEx): The Governor of Nagaland, RN Ravi and Chief Minister of Nagaland Neiphiu Rio extended warm Poang Lüm greetings to the people of Nagaland specially to the Chang brothers and sisters.

RN Ravi said that the festival marks the traditional celebrations of self-sufficiency by the Chang Community. It heralds the beginning of cultivation process and seeks blessings for a bountiful harvest.

This significant festival advocates unity and friendship. The festival also aims at passing down the spiritual and cultural richness of the beautiful traditions of Changs to the posterity, Ravi said.

‘As you celebrate, I urge everyone to do so following Covid-19 protocols. On this auspicious occasion, I wish you all happiness, good health and prosperity. God bless Nagaland!’- unquote.

The Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio took to Twitter and said, ‘Greetings to the Chang community on the happy occasion of Poanglüm festival. May the Almighty’s providence be upon you and the festival foster peace and unity. I wish you all a happy and safe Poanglüm’- unquote.