The coming of Spring

With Spring and Bihu coming only once a year, I made the most of it and jumped into the traditional Assamese dress.Starting my day with a bowl of  164 more words


Locking the Horns: The Gladiator Bull Fights of Bihu Festival

13 Kms from Sibsagar town is Simaluguri Station, the gateway to the historic Sibsagar town. What is so historic about Sibsagar? The Ahom dynasty? The architectural buildings, the tea gardens? 635 more words


Assam celebrates Rongali Bihu

Assam celebrates Rongali Bihu despite poll fever

GUWAHATI, April 13: The trill of the cuckoo, the lilting Bihu songs to the beating of dhols and cymbals accompanied by the mellifluous notes of bamboo flutes and buffalo horns heralded the festival of Rongali or Bohag Bihu in Assam despite the Lok Sabha elections in the…….Complete details here 


Rongali Bihu - an Assamese delight

It is mid-April and the Tea-Bamboo rich north-eastern state of Assam in India is dancing. Rongali Bihu is celebrated to mark the beginning of Spring, Assamese New year and agricultural season. 379 more words


Rongali Bihu Celebration.....Shillong 2010.

Hi friends –something at professional front is keeping me occupied because of which i am not as much regular visiting you all .I will be back to blogger by the end of this month .Here are few more pictures from Shillong Bihu celebration,which i would like to share with you .Bihu is one of the biggest festival of this part of India. 634 more words

Folk Dances Of North-east India