Tag: Assam

Festivals of Nagaland to Experience the Best of North East Culture

Nagaland is a land of many tribe and cultural diversity, and the festivals of Nagaland beautifully portray the harmony and vibrancy of this state. Here is a journey through the numerous and diverse festivals that are part of Nagaland.

Assam Culture: Gateway to The Rich Tradition, Art, Music, Food and Festivals

Exploring the beautiful and rich culture of Assam, the gateway to northeast India. The state is also one of the “Seven Sister States” of northeastern India.

Celebrating Menstruation in Assam – A New Form of Consumerism

Celebrating Menstruation in Assam - Tuloni biya in Assam has revolved around certain rituals that vary regionally but persist. As soon as a girl has her first period, she is kept in a separate room where men are not allowed.

Bakul flowers : The Divine Fragrance of Nostalgia

The Bakul flowers too remain scattered below, waiting to be picked and stitched into a garland so that it can be offered to the Lord, thus fulfilling its purpose of its existence in this world.

Tuloni Biya: A Moment To Rejoice Menstruation?

In our country where topics like menstruation is considered a big taboo, the Tuloni Biya ceremony shows there are few places where it is celebrated

Tripping Amidst the Greens – Guwahati to Shillong

Speckled with beautiful valleys and lush green plateaus, Meghalaya (abode of the clouds in Sanskrit) rests cozily in the lap of Mother Nature

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