Tag: Mishmi Tribe

  • The Indigenous Peoples of Northeast India

    The Indigenous Peoples of Northeast India

    A Look at the Tribal Communities of the Far East  We were all indigenous at some point in time and space. Modernity has taken the world over! We evolve and grow into one global culture! But what have we left behind? And who are they that still protect and conserve the true essence of living […]

    Read more
  • The Remote Lands of Lohit Valley in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh

    The Remote Lands of Lohit Valley in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh

    The Lohit Valley lies in the easternmost road of India. Mountains here feel virgin, cut down by the river Lohit. When our team had visited, the river was in a phase of transition; the deep turquoise water of dry winters turning mud red. The April sky had been a mix of rain and blue, and […]

    Read more
  • Photo Of The Day ~ Pretty Mishmi Women

    Recently, I had visited the Reh Festival in Arunachal Pradesh. Celebrated by the Mishmi Tribe, a sunny beautiful weather welcomed me on my arrival at Tezu for the 2 days event. Ever charming and ever friendly, the Mishmis roamed proud wearing their colorful traditional dresses and they performed elaborate dances which told stories of their […]

    Read more
  • Photo Of The Day – House Of A Himalayan Hunter

    The charming Mismhi Tribe of Arunachal Pradesh have since ever been excellent hunters. They rule the mountains of the very eastern Himalayas, living in remote terrains which are blessed with nectar-full splendor. Today, hunting is more a yearly event, to keep their culture alive and to promote sustainable approach in their region.

    Read more
  • Folklore From North-East India ~ A Mishmi Tribe Tale On How We Learned To Weave

    Folklore From North-East India ~ A Mishmi Tribe Tale On How We Learned To Weave

    The Mishmis are a tribe who inhabit the northeastern regions of South Tibet. In India, they reside in the Lohit and Dibang districts of Arunachal Pradesh. They have a long history and were one of the first tribes to migrate into the lands of Pemako; where they fiercely ruled and were often a trouble for the […]

    Read more
  • Photo Of The Day ~ A Sunny Morning In Mishmi Land

    The Mishmi Hills of Eastern Arunachal Pradesh is the heartland of the Mishmi Tribe. They know the land like a ghost, roam the land like free spirits and use the land to live a sustainable life. Proud deadly warriors who were the first to migrate from Burma, they hunt when they are hungry, and even […]

    Read more
  • Photo Of The Day ~ Bamboo Forest

    The road ahead leads to the most beautiful of bamboo forests that stretch across for miles and miles of Himalayan Terrain. But more than eye candy, these forests are the biggest gift to the tribal people who live here, providing for their building material, providing heat in the cold nights, and providing for most of the household […]

    Read more