The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) has conveyed warm greetings to people of the State on the festive occasion of Mopin Festival and wished that the festivity heralds happiness, amity and prosperity in the State.
In his festival message, the Governor said that Mopin being a socio-religious festival, the Galo Tribe brethren fervently associate the celebration with propitious agricultural prospects. It is observed to seek blessings of bounteous Goddess Ane Mopin, the Goddess of prosperity for bumper harvest, communal harmony and good health for all. Showcasing an amazing array of ritualistic and cultural activities, along with Popir Dance, this festival is a great medium in preserving and promoting our cultural heritage, he added.
On this joyous occasion, I join my fellow citizens in offering prayers to Goddess Ane Mopin and seek blessings for each one of us, the Governor said in his message.