22 June to 26 June 2017
Ambubachi Mela Kamakhya Temple
During this festival, the temple stays closed for 3 days and on the 4th day a grand felicitation is organised at the temple where devotees get prasada in the form of a red cloth that is considered to be a blessing of Devi Kamakhya. Buffalo and goat sacrifices are also a part of the rituals that are being performed at the temple. The significance of this festival is very high as it highlights the strength of females and reproduction. This year the festival will be celebrated from 22-26th June and can be visited by booking a train/bus/flight to Guwahati.