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Gangtok Arnab Ghosh 91
Sikkim, the beautiful hilly state, located in north eastern India, is a prime tourist destination. The tourists love exploring its biodiversity zones, vast mountain range, green valleys and exemplary cuisine. In Sikkim, some indigenous fruits and...
Kohima Staff Curator 165
NSCN(R) are looking unhappy over the proposed imaginary international boundary fencing between India and Myanmar stating that it would the indigenous Naga people inhabiting across artificial boundaries. The NSCN(R) stated that the Naga people...
Bottle Gourd
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 102
Assamese cuisine is loved for its diversity and uniqueness. Along with various types of meat, fish and herbs, the tribes also make use of various vegetables to make mouthwatering dishes. They use vegetables like Bottle gourd to make yummy dishes....
Ou Tenga, Recipes
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 289
Assamese cuisine is unlike what you experience in the rest of India, to say the least. The diversity and rage of flavors in Assamese dishes can be amazing. What seems most intriguing to others is the way Assamese tribes make use of rarely used...
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 259
In Assam, a number of indigenous tribes co-exist while adhering to their cultural nuances and traditions. From festivals and cuisine, these tribes maintain their unique norms over the years.  The Dimasa Kachari tribe is among the most important...
Starfruit Dishes
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 158
Assamese cuisine is beyond doubt enticing and it is full of diversity too. The tribes of Assam make use of numerous indigenous herbs, spices, produce and fish to make mouth watering recipes. Some regional fruits are also used by them in this regard...
bamboo shoots
Kohima Staff Curator 199
When I was in Nagaland last winter, I was curious to explore Naga food. But I was unable to find any local restaurant that cooked authentic local dish. One of my friends there told me that many locals prefer to have a home-cooked food than a meal...
Bodo Recipes
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 402
The tribes of Assam usually adhere to their traditional culture, lifestyle and culinary techniques. The invasion of modernity and exposure to western civilization has not really made drastic changes in their life. The Bodo Kacharis are among major...
Bread Recipes
Gangtok Arnab Ghosh 77
The landlocked and small state Sikkim is a favorite with tourists visiting North East India. The natural wealth, biodiversity zones, wildlife and cultural heritage of Sikkim can leave anyone spellbound. However, cuisine of this hilly state is also...
Naga pork
Kohima Staff Curator 197
Nagaland, located in very Northeastern India,has to offer a variety of recipe that is simply mouth watering.In Nagaland, just like in Thailand or Korea, they are serious when it comes to pork. So you won’t be eating thin strips of bite sized...
Tasty Banana Dishes
Guwahati Arnab Ghosh 158
It is wrong to assume that Assamese tribes use mostly animal meat and fish types for meals. They are voracious rice eaters and the truth is they also use numerous vegetables and fruits in their cuisine. They use bananas a lot in their dishes. In...
trade routes
Gangtok Staff Curator 44
The Old Silk Route in Sikkim is an offshoot of the ancient and historic Silk Road, which was once a large network of trade avenues. This road had been part and parcel of a cultural amalgamation that encompassed various regions of Asia...