Trip to Majuli in 2018 – Worlds largest River Island

If you are reading this article, many of you, by now maybe aware that Majuli, located in the River Brahmaputra of the Indian state of Assam, is the biggest river island in the world. As read on wiki, the island had a total area of 1,250 square kilometers at the beginning of 20th century, however […]

Visit to Dimapur – The Kachari ruins

( a recent visit to home;continuation…….. post 3) “Dimapur” where faint memories of childhood, education & friends are re-posited incessantly. Dimapur is a small city but is highly commercialized and has always beckoned me time and time again: from my convent schools to the hustling and bustling streets to its famous archaeological monolithic Kachari ruins […]

Tezpur Agnigarh Park

(recent visit to home;continuation……….) On the second day of trip, we went to in-laws at Dhekiyajulie in Assam which is near to Tezpur at about 30-35kms. I was a bit confused with the route to my destination, I very well knew that I had to take NH39 route from Dimapur until Numaligarh tin-ali (crossroad) but […]

Visit to Karbi-Anglong Dewpani mandir & Hot Springs

Of all the trips made to home Dimapur from Delhi, this trip ( Dated 22nd Dec 09 – 10th Jan 2014) stands undoubtedly the best. Maybe because of my 1st visit to home and in-laws after marriage. Found deep joy & affection in the company of family members and besides it was a great travelling […]

Ziro Festival of Music: Over the Years

Ziro Festival of Music: Over the Years ~ In memorable pictures & slides…. Picture courtsey @ Bobby For Ziro Festival of Music 2015 ~ Post event synopsis ~ Read here  

Delhi to Mussoorie – A perfect weekend getaway

Delhi to Mussorie – A perfect weekend getawayDelhi to Mussoorie distance by road is around 290 Kms. Mussoorie, in the Dehradun District of the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand is situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan region. Polularly known as the ‘Queen of the Hills’ is the first love of a traveler who […]

North East Festival 2013 in New Delhi – Post Event Review

The much awaited two day carnival “North East Festival 2013” finally showcased the regions authentic food, musical talents, ethnic dances, hand-looms, handicrafts etc. with flying colors. The venue selected to materialize the event was decent in location and size, the ambiance of the event was lively, colorful, well organized and decorated enough to stir up the […]

Ziro Festival of Music 2015: Post event synopsis

Little Background of Zero: Tucked in the lower ranges of the Indian eastern Himalayas is the bowl-shaped Ziro Valley, in Arunachal Pradesh, the home of the Apatanis who practice a unique agriculture system in which no farm animals, machines and modern methods are used but only terrace and shifting cultivation are practiced and that has […]