The Sumi or Sema Naga is one of the major Naga tribes of Nagaland. Sumi Nagas mostly inhabit the central and southern regions of Nagaland; Zunheboto is the district of the Sumis and a major part of Dimapur district. The Sumis practised headhunting like other Naga tribes before the arrival of the Christian missionaries and […]
Here is an exclusive photography album of Mech Kachari’s girls dancing their traditional folk dance during Bohag Bihu at Naharkatia in Dibrugarh district of Assam on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. “Mech tribe which is one of the scheduled tribes of India belongs to Kachari group of tribes. Mech is the name given to the Bodo tribe by others. They belong to Mongoloid race and speak mainly Bodo language, which […]
Here is an exclusive photography album on Bihu Dance by Assamese girls in Rongali Bihu festival in Assam by Manash Pratim Gogoi. All the images are copyrighted to Manash Pratim Gogoi via Assam Online Portal.
Students from North Eastern states demonstrate at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi to demand justice on Feb.14, 2014 for Nido Tania. Nido Tania, the 19-year-old student from Arunachal Pradesh died after being allegedly beaten by a mob in Lajpat Nagar. Via SaveDelete.com
Here is an exclusive photography album on recently concluded Hornbill Festival 2013 at Nagaland by Manash Pratim Gogoi. All the images are copyrighted to Manash Pratim Gogoi via Assam Online Portal. The Hornbill Festival of Nagaland, named after the Great Indian Hornbill bird, is one of the biggest cultural extravaganzas in the North East. It […]