DID YOU KNOW how the term ‘NAGA’ originated?

DID YOU KNOW how the term ‘NAGA’ originated?

The name NAGA is used for a group of inhabitants of a mountainous region of Northeast India and Myanmar (Burma). There is no generic term for the tribal groups as a whole. Actually the name or term “NAGA” was applied to this group of people by the neighbouring dwellers of the plains. According to Naga […]

DID YOU KNOW- This is the 1st Northeast Indian state to ban cow slaughter!

DID YOU KNOW- This is the 1st Northeast Indian state to ban cow slaughter!

New Delhi: Sikkim has become the first northeastern state to ban cow slaughter with the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) – a part of the BJP’s North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) – passing a Bill in the state assembly on August 29 to prohibit the killing of cows and its female progeny across the state. The legislation, titled Sikkim Prevention […]

Did you know?

Did you know?

Chocolate cosmos (Cosmos atrosanguineus) KOZ-mose at-tro-san-GWIN-ee-us Synonyms: Bidens atrosanguinea Genus: Cosmos A chocolate scented flower! Dark red-brown, sometimes almost black, velvety flowers on long, slender, reddish brown stems bloom from early summer to autumn. Chocolate cosmos is a tuberous-rooted, tender perennial native to Mexico that can be overwintered indoors. Grows in containers where the flowers can be appreciated up close. They […]