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Munsiyari Tribal Heritage Museum - A Bhotiya Love Affair

While strolling through the remote villages of Tehsil Munsiyari, shaded by the mighty Panchachuli and nestled in the Johar Valley of Kumaon region of the state of Uttarakhand, the remoteness of the region hardly escapes your notice. 785 more words

Medieval History

Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort and Hotel Cultural Tourism Program

Here are photos for the Inlander for a story about the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort and Hotel’s cultural tourism program. The program connects guests with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s culture and land. 59 more words


Ziro Valley - An Apatani Enclave

They say that behind everything beautiful there is some kind of pain and I couldn’t agree more especially when it came to visiting the remote Ziro Valley of Arunachal Pradesh in India’s Northeast. 1,466 more words

Community Heritage

Still Points in a Turning World - Exhibition at Salomon Arts Gallery

I am very excited to announce my solo exhibition “Still Points in a Turning World,” featuring visual tales from my travels to the last mysterious corners of the world.   32 more words

Infrared Imagery

Press Release for Salomon Arts Gallery Show

So happy preparing for my solo show “Still Points in a Turning World”, opening Wednesday, April 19th from 5:30-8:30pm.  Visual tales from my travels to the last mysterious corners of the world. 257 more words

Infrared Imagery

The other side of ants

Suturing/sealing wounds (especially abdominal wounds, among others) using ants/termites has been very prevalent across regions like Asia (India), Africa, among others, mostly among primitive tribes. In the process, the edges of the wound are drawn closer and then, an ant/insect is allowed to bite along the borders of the wound, thus firmly securing the flesh on all sides. 21 more words

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The Particulars of Tribal Matrimony

In the diverse society of Pakistani people, with comparisons ranging from those on caste to gender to religion, our notion of marriage is subdivided into multiple occasionally contradictive ideas. 976 more words