Women department of Kohima Ao Baptist Church held a special programme on June 12 at main church, Kohima under the theme ‘Celebrate Womanhood’ as part of the ‘Year of the Woman’ as declared by the Church.
The programme included a talk on the theme by joint director horticulture, Watienla who called on the gathering numbering about one thousand to celebrate with a positive attitude giving thanks to God for all the good things He had given to the women particularly the Aos, stated an official bulletin.
Programme coordinator, Dr. Achila Lanu highlighted the significance of the theme and on the ‘Year of the Woman, 2010’.
The programme was also marked by sharing of stories of success in Life by Imsütula and Aienla Tali and presentation of a topic on ‘In the image of God’ by Amongla Toy.
Other highlights of the celebration included a colourful song and dance sequence that started off the programme and interactions on the issues confronting women in general and Ao women in particular.