Short story(folk tale)- why Khasi people eat Betelnut(Tamol) in Meghalaya

If you are traveling in Meghalaya, you will find a lot of people eating betel nut & If you are in conversation with a khasi, you will definitely get an offer to eat betelnut behind which they have a very interesting story. Once upon a time, there were two friends. One was very rich and … Continue reading Short story(folk tale)- why Khasi people eat Betelnut(Tamol) in Meghalaya

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

Siroi Lilly or Shirui Lilly is one of the rarest plants of the world which is found only on the top of Siroi 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

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

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Short story of One stone house , Maibang, Assam

Maibang was once the capital of Dimasa kingdom. Dimasa kingdom has a very wide history and some stories from mythology say Dimasa people are descendants of Ghatotkach, the son of Bhima(one of the 5 Pandavas ) and Hidimba ( princess of Dimasa people ). Before Maibang, the capital of Dimasa kingdom was Dimapur. But after … Continue reading Short story of One stone house , Maibang, Assam

Short Story From Hampi, India

This short story is definitely for IT people who are willing to travel. I should have named is as "Place to work for an IT guy, if you have work from home option" 😁 During my road trip across India, for first 12 months I was working for IBM software labs (I had taken work … Continue reading Short Story From Hampi, India