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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

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Short story of Guru Nanak Lama in Arunachal pradesh, India

In around 1980, Sikh regiment was posted in this border village of India. Till late 1990, there was no road to connect this village from other parts of India, only means of transport was subsidized government chopper. So this area became accessible to travelers only a few years ago. But an interesting story tells that … Continue reading Short story of Guru Nanak Lama in Arunachal pradesh, India

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Short story of pride between two sisters, Meghalaya, India

This is a story of pride between two sisters (Umangot and Umiew). Once upon a time, these two sisters from heaven decided to race on earth across the Surmah valley (now major part in Bangladesh). Umangot was younger among the two. Umangot decided to take the easy route through soft terrain even if it would be … Continue reading Short story of pride between two sisters, Meghalaya, India

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Short story of Sela pass, Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Sela and Nura were two local girls from a village in Arunachal where soldier Jaswant Singh was posted. For everyday work, Sela and Nura used to pass through the check post where Jaswant Singh was posted and A love story started on the border. They started living together in the camp site and this news … Continue reading Short story of Sela pass, Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Trekking to Borail, the 2nd highest peak of assam, in halflong

Short story – Why small snakes are poisonous

While trekking to the 2nd highest peak of Assam( Borail range, Halflong ), I was warned not to touch a special plant. Because if I do, I will be itching all day or maybe I get some skin infection as well. On asking a local why is that plant so poisonous, a story came to my diary 😊 … Continue reading Short story – Why small snakes are poisonous