Apatani Tribes are found residing in the Ziro valley in the Lower Subansiri District of Arunachal Pradesh. They are said to have descended from a ‘legendary ancestor, Abotani’, and have emigrated to Arunachal from various regions of north India that are situated in areas beyond Khru and Kime rivers. Continue reading Nose plugs and tattoos – Apatani Tribe
It was an unreal experience to share a meal with the Mising Tribe in Majuli Continue reading My encounter with the Mising tribe
It is difficult not to have heard of Hornbill festival, but it is quite possible that you have no clue about it. For many of us, Hornbill is a cool festival that happens somewhere in the North East. A festival we have been hearing about from random people and tourists traveling to India. Well, let me clarify that this festival happens in one of the … Continue reading Have you visited the Hornbill festival?
Billions of stars in the galaxy and yet you think one affects your daily process. Continue reading Stop worrying and start living
Ladakh tells many a tale. “Julley, welcome to Leh”- a cheerful welcome from smiling native faces greeted us, giving us a realization that this place has a multitude of stories to tell. The Desert Mountains are loaded with fascinating narratives of power and grandness, floating clouds whisper sagas of the glorious past. Unknown roads lead you to many new stories, and the innocence of a … Continue reading Tale of A Ladakhi Sun
Dawn to dusk I stand staring at the walls. Surrounded by the souls of the hunted and the haunted. Walls and the barricades inbound- home to office, desk to the bed. To and fro I move around. As the sun rises from the east the gloomy faces brighten up with their joyful clinking up of a cup of tea. They look at me with a … Continue reading An excerpt from the diary of an introvert