Tirbin to Delhi: Weaving stories of nature with Jenjum Gadi

A 9 hours drive further north-east from Naharlagun, one of the twin capital cities of Arunachal Pradesh, takes one to the lush paddy fields of Tirbin. Sitting in Delhi, Jenjum Gadi, a fashion designer from Tirbin reminisces his colourful childhood in the village. Much of his collections are a reflection of the days he grew…

Stories Told at Sunrise: Agh-ü Gwanyule’s Life in Tseminyu

“Tell me the stories of these mountains Which my heart is yet to know So that my flight be for the stars While my heart remains grounded to my roots.” The alarm rang at 4:30AM. Outside the window, the sun was emerged from behind the hillocks and threw golden rays on the deep valleys. I…