Feeding the hungry since 2016, Shillong’s Robin Hood Army is a blessing in disguise!

Feeding the hungry since 2016, Shillong’s Robin Hood Army is a blessing in disguise!

With its ultimate motto to serve the hungry, Robin Hood Army(RHA) is an International organisation founded on August 26, 2014 as a charitable trust in India. The food distributed to the needy is sourced from restaurants, which regularly provide surplus or freshly cooked food on a goodwill basis. The Robin Hood Army originated in New […]

Assam’s ‘Tuloni Biya’, where attainment of Womanhood is not a Taboo but a reason to Rejoice!

Assam’s ‘Tuloni Biya’, where attainment of Womanhood is not a Taboo but a reason to Rejoice!

Menstruation is widely considered a taboo topic and open discussions on this subject were hardly made possible. But in today’s day and time, many feminists as well as rights activists are widely talking about it. But things were different back in time where a girl’s attainment of puberty was considered significant not only for her […]

DID YOU KNOW: ‘Zero’ might have originated in Northeast India!

DID YOU KNOW: ‘Zero’ might have originated in Northeast India!

Golaghat : The knowledge around Zero had accorded a unique distinction to India in its immense application on Astronomy and Mathematics. But, according to a latest finding, the place of birth of Zero could be Northeast India’s Assam. A piece of half broken stone inscription measuring 15x 9 centimetre had led to the revelation. This […]

Assam: The legend behind one of Asia’s largest and oldest amphitheaters, Rang Ghar

Assam: The legend behind one of Asia’s largest and oldest amphitheaters, Rang Ghar

The Rang Ghar literally translated to ( “House of Entertainment”) is known to be  the largest and among  the oldest surviving amphitheaters in Asia. The building was constructed during the reign of Swargadeo by Pramatta Singha in AD 1744-1750. It is a two-storied building which once served as the royal sports-pavilion where Ahom kings and nobles […]