Sunrise Service on Easter Sunday at Kohima War Cemetery Photos


Crowd at Easter Sunday Sunrise Service at WWII Cemetery Kohima
Christian believers in Kohima gathered at the Easter Sunday Sunrise Service at WWII Cemetery in Kohima to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the death more than 2000 years ago on Easter Sunday, the 16th of April 2017.


Joining millions of Christians across the world, Christians in Nagaland also celebrated Easter Sunday, a special day for Christians marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ after crucifixion. Besides this gathering, believers also had special prayer meetings respective churches to partake in the celebration.

mass prayer at the easter sunday sunrise service WWII cemetery kohima
People attending the mass prayer at the Easter Sunday Sunrise service at World War II cemetery Kohima. Several churches irrespective of denominations, partook in the event.

Crowd at the easter sunday sunrise service WWII cemetery kohima




Easter sunday sunrise service WWII cemetery kohima

Photo of World War II Memorial Cemetery in Kohima

Kohima War Cemetery Photos
Kohima War Cemetery is a memorial cemetery dedicated to soldiers of the 2nd British Division of the Allied Forces who died in the Second World War at Kohima, the capital of Nagaland, India, in April 1944. The battle which was fought in and around Garrison Hill in the tennis court area of the Deputy Commissioner's residence.

Photo World War Cemetery Kohima Nagaland

The World War II Cemetery in Kohima, Nagaland is a popular tourist place in Kohima where visitors from abroad also pay a visit including relatives of war veterans. There are no traces of any buildings from that era but concrete white lines mark the tennis court which used to be there.

The cemetery is maintained by the "Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC), and there are 1,420 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War at this cemetery, and a memorial to an additional 917 Hindu and Sikh soldiers who were cremated in accordance with their faith.

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