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A workshop on the North East

We are running a multi-city workshop to talk about our experiences in the North East of India. Our focus is not so much about tourism and travel as one would expect it to be, but more on the geography and ...

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Coopita to source Arts & Crafts from North East India

If you are an artist or a craftsman and are based in Nagaland, Assam or Meghalaya, please do write in to us as naomijacob@coopita.com, or send us your information through a message on + 91 8794 737323, or write a ...

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Monsoon Madness in Meghalaya

The name Meghalaya means ‘abode of clouds’ in sanskrit. It is also known as the Scotland of the East. Meghalaya has abundant rainfall and sunshine around the year and is considered to be one of the richest botanical habitats in ...

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The North East revisted

It grows on you. You want to keep coming back. Each visit is a new experience. The Kaziranga Game Sanctuary was a topic I had to teach little children about in social studies. Each year I would read about the ...

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The Double Decker Living Root Bridge, Cherrapunji

Would you ever voluntarily start climbing down 3,500 steps, knowing that you have to come back the same way and up the same steps? Statistics: Approximately 7,000 steps over 7 km. More than 200 years ago, the Khasi tribal folks ...

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Meghalaya – The abode of clouds

Meghalaya is breathtakingly beautiful with its undulating hills, rolling grasslands, cascading waterfalls, snaking rivers, terraced slopes, hills and thrilling wildlife.  The drive along the winding roads through the mist and frequent cool showers is an experience in itself. The gurgling ...

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North East crafts now available online

North East crafts now available online: A new web based portal called GISKAA [www.giskaa.com] was recently launched that is aimed at bringing the North East of the country closer to you.  This part of the country is home to unique ...

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