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Meghalaya is one of the smallest states in the country yet there is immense talent here. This Photo Story highlights some of the famous personalities of the state who have made us proud.
Daniel Syiem: > Can solely be credited for bringing back an almost dying tradition of the Khasis – weaving.
Patricia Mukhim: > A renowned journalist and social activist, Patricia Mukhim has become one of the credible voices of the society. Image Courtesy: IndiaOnline
JM Lyngdoh: > James Micheal Lyngdoh was the Chief Election Commissioner of India from 2001 to 2004. Image Courtesy: Alchetron
Lou Majaw: > A performing artist from Shillong, Lou Majaw is famous for organizing tribute shows for Bob Dylan. Image Courtesy: nkhayi.files.wordpress.com/
Tipriti Kharbangar: > An integral member of the blues band Soulmate, is regarded as one of the finest blues singer to have emerged from this part of the country. Image Courtesy: Flickr
Rudy Wallang: > The other integral member of Soulmate, Rudy Wallang plays, sings and also writes the songs. Image Courtesy: I Heart BLR
Ronnie Lahiri: > is one of the note-worthy producers in the Hindi film industry. Ronnie is one of the many unknown Shillongites who are slowly but surely making their mark in the competitive industry. Image Courtesy: Pandolin.com
Manas Chaudhuri: > Is a former MLA who was also the editor of the most widely circulated English daily of Meghalaya, The Shillong Times. Image Courtesy: The Shillong Times