Photo Of The Day: A Meyor House at Dong Village
Landscape / Lohit Valley / Meyor Tribe / Photo Of The Day / Structure / Sustainable Living

Photo Of The Day: A Meyor House at Dong Village

Dong is a splendid village in Lohit District, Arunachal Pradesh, located a few miles away from the Chinese border, famous for being the easternmost human settlement of India, and to receive the country’s first sunrise. There are many things to do in and around the village. Learn about the village culture of the hospitable and very traditional … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day – Camping in Namdapha Tiger Reserve
Arunachal Pradesh / Landscape / Namdapha National Park

Photo Of The Day – Camping in Namdapha Tiger Reserve

For few days, we were inside a rainforest. Surrounded by a continuous layer of greenery.  The tall trees, standing next to each other, so many of them, would seldom allow sunlight to touch the ground. It was on the fourth day that our trek brought us outside the enclosure, into a landscape that stretched magnificently till … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day ~ Somewhere Where The Himalayas Begin
Arunachal Pradesh / Landscape / Namdapha National Park

Photo Of The Day ~ Somewhere Where The Himalayas Begin

The above photograph was taken somewhere in eastern Arunachal Pradesh, where the Himalayas begin in the east. Here, the fascinating subcontinent of India meets the equally fascinating country of Myanmar; a spot where two totally different cultures interacted for the first time and created an unparalleled cultural diversity that is today found in northeastern India. Related Posts … Continue reading

Trekking in Namdapha National Park – India’s Secret Rainforest
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Trekking in Namdapha National Park – India’s Secret Rainforest

During January 2012, twelve of us embarked on a trek of discovery, to a secret and mighty rainforest located at the southeastern tip of northeastern India, called the Namdapha National Park. It was a beautiful trek where we got to encounter the densest of tropical forests and wild animals. We met fascinating remote tribes who … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day ~ Feilds Of Gold
Landscape / Namdapha National Park / Photo Of The Day

Photo Of The Day ~ Feilds Of Gold

The Lisu People who reside in the southeastern tip of Northeastern India are a very interesting tribe. Burmese in all their aspects, they live a life cut-off from civilization, occupying the dense rain-fed jungles of Namdapha National Park. Here, they have learnt to live a life at peace with nature, a life that is totally sustainable, … Continue reading

Photo Of the Day ~ From Day To Night
Landscape / Namdapha National Park / Photo Of The Day / Wildlife

Photo Of the Day ~ From Day To Night

Somewhere in the rainforest of the Namdapha National Park in North East India, the sun silently disappears into some far away longitude, but not before painting the sky in shades of reds and oranges. Related Posts :- Namdapha National Park, an encounter with the Mother Forest !! Photo Of The Day ~ Namdapha National Park Continue reading

Northeast India Travel Diary (day 7) – Namdapha And Flying Hornbills
Arunachal Pradesh / Literature Stuff / Namdapha National Park

Northeast India Travel Diary (day 7) – Namdapha And Flying Hornbills

On 7th day morning, after breakfast we pack everything and move upwards to Bhool Bulaiah (BB) camp site. We start at 10 am and reach there at 10.40 am. This camp site is at 2500 feet above mean sea level. Earlier it was a view point but when the road was abandoned, the view point … Continue reading

Northeast India Travel Diary (day 6) – Trekking And Camping In Namdapha Tiger Reserve
Arunachal Pradesh / Literature Stuff / Namdapha National Park / Travel Tales

Northeast India Travel Diary (day 6) – Trekking And Camping In Namdapha Tiger Reserve

At Miao, Himanshu, a friend of Neil, joins us. So we are four now. We start from the Govt. Circuit House at Miao. We shop for groceries, vegetables and utensils as we will be staying for 3 days and 2 nights at Namdapha. After breakfast we proceed on the famous MV (Miao-Vijayanagar) road. (Note: Search … Continue reading

NORTHEAST TRAVEL DIARY (DAY 5) – DIGBOI TO NAMDAPHA
Arunachal Pradesh / Assam / Digboi / Literature Stuff / Namdapha National Park / Tales / Travel Tales

NORTHEAST TRAVEL DIARY (DAY 5) – DIGBOI TO NAMDAPHA

I get up early and finish my morning routines. As it was a tea grower’s bungalow, the facilities were excellent. I took an early morning walk in their kitchen garden and lawn. It was very beautiful and well maintained, so much so, that I wished, in my younger days I should have worked as a … Continue reading

Photo Of The Day ~ Namdapha National Park
Arunachal Pradesh / Conservation / Landscape / Namdapha National Park / Photo Of The Day

Photo Of The Day ~ Namdapha National Park

The mighty Namdapha is a magical mystery; a forest that is alive, that has a spirit. And from the words of a good  and crazy friend, “it is absolute freedom!” The park can be considered as one of the last remaining tracts of the world’s greatest wildernesses. A boiling point of bio-diversity, but which is slowly disappearing. Converted into … Continue reading