Lamas celebrating during Annual Prayer in Key Monastery spiti valley

Short story from Key Monastery, Kaza, Spiti

I had been to Leh once through Manali-Leh highway so we decided to travel through Spiti road this time. The most dangerous road to travel on in India, I wish I had taken flight to Leh instead of traveling by road this time. After riding for almost 12 hours a day, we decided to stay … Continue reading Short story from Key Monastery, Kaza, Spiti

Tree with 100 foot long roots. Longest root in world at kokrajhar Assam

In search of 100-foot long root tree, Abhaypuri, Assam, India

I was in Bongaigaon, Assam when I came to know about this tree from local people. 100-foot long root was a big number which took my attention immediately. A lot of people have heard about this tree but rarely people have visited this place. So for a moment, I had a doubt that such place … Continue reading In search of 100-foot long root tree, Abhaypuri, Assam, India

Mizoram lake

Short story of the Rehdil lake(lake of spirit), Mizoram-Mayanmar border area.

RehDil lake or the heart-shaped lake is a very popular name among Mizo tribes. Another name given to this lake is "lake of spirits" because, among Mizos, It is believed that all spirit after leaving human body passes through this lake before going to heaven. Some people also called it a corridor of heaven where … Continue reading Short story of the Rehdil lake(lake of spirit), Mizoram-Mayanmar border area.

Hajo group of temple assam

Short story of double Holi celebration at Hayagriva-Madhab temple, Hajo, Assam, India

Hajo is considered as a home of Indo-Tibetian people who came to northeast India crossing Brahmaputra and Tista Rivers long ago. Some of the tribes migrated and settled out at Hajo area of Assam. The famous temple in Hajo is Hayagriva temple or stone temple of Hajo(among Hajo group of temples ) which was build in … Continue reading Short story of double Holi celebration at Hayagriva-Madhab temple, Hajo, Assam, India

monkey tree shiroh lilly trek ukhrul manipur

The story of Siroi Lilly, Manipur. The Rarest plant in world

Shirui Lily or Shirui Lilly is one of the rarest plants of the world which is found only on the top of Shirui Hill, Manipur, India during June-July. It is believed that during the British rule, Britishers tried to move it to another place but after a long struggle they abandoned the idea of moving it … Continue reading The story of Siroi Lilly, Manipur. The Rarest plant in world