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The stage is set for the much awaited “Winter festival’ of North Garo Hills (NGH) titled ‘Awe’ to be held in the town of Resubelpara, the district headquarter from Dec 13 onwards. The first day of the festival will see games...
Ahaia Festival
Shillong Arnab Ghosh 66
Meghalaya is a hilly northeastern state that is inhabited by several indigenous tribes. These tribes adhere to their ancient norms, rituals and religious beliefs. So, it is only natural they celebrate various traditional festivals in nearly all...
Podi Barbi
Siang Staff Curator 0
The Podi-Barbi Festival is celebrated by the Adi community of Mechuka, Tato and Monigong region of West Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh to thank Mother Nature for a bountiful crop.   This year it was celebrated at Solung Ground in state...
Dimapur Staff Curator 0
Various Naga tribes continued to showcase the rich and diverse cultures on the fifth day of the ongoing 10-day Hornbill festival at Kisama Heritage village.  On Monday, 14 cultural troupes performed during the day-long event. The items...
Folk song
Shillong Staff Curator 0
Folk song performed by Garo tribe during the Hornbill Festival at Naga Heritage village, Kisama. Nagaland, 'The Land of Festivals' and the warm Naga people, lies in the North Eastern part of India. Historically, the Nagas are known as...
Simsang Festival
Tura Staff Curator 40
The East Garo Hills district administration in collaboration with the departments of Art & Culture and Tourism, will be organizing a three-day Simsang Festival, 2016 at Rongrenggre Govt. Higher Secondary School Playground, Williamnagar and Tasek...
drum beating
Kohima Staff Curator 0
Chang Nagas beating the log drum at Hornbill Festival Nagaland   Source: YouTube | By: Tiyi Woro  
Winter Festival
Tura The Shillong Times 64
Winter Youth Festival, the annual pre-Christmas event, will begin on December 7 at the Dikki Bandi Stadium in Tura. Chief Minister Mukul Sangma is scheduled to inaugurate the two-day festival. The twin attractions this year are the international...
Hornbill Festival
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Hornbill Festival 2016 Inauguration Source: YouTube | By: Hornbill livestream
Hornbill Festival
Kohima Staff Curator 37
Hornbill Festival 2016 Day 2 Source: YouTube | By: Hornbill livesteam
Mizo dance
Aizwal Staff Curator 0
Dance troupe from Mizoram performs Mizo Cheraw dance at the 6th edition of International Dance and Music Festival organised by ICCR (Indian Council of Cultural Relations) in Delhi.  This is not the usual Cheraw dance. Instead, it has been...
Daminda dance
Itanagar Staff Curator 0
Women of Apatani tribe showcasing Daminda dance during Dree Festival in Ziro valley, Arunachal Pradesh. Marked by the sacrifice of animals and birds, the Dree festival of the Apatani tribe of Arunachal Pradesh is yet another agricultural festival...