Umden, Meghalaya

Umden, Meghalaya – an offbeat village destination

Umden is a beautiful destination hidden in the lush green landscapes of Meghalaya. With natural beauty in abundance, Umden is also known for its Eri Silk production. Situated in the beautiful Ri Bhoi district of Meghalaya, the village is located in a serene valley only about 55 km from Guwahati. The village is inhabited by […]

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Kongthong, Meghalaya, whistling village

Kongthong, the whistling village of Meghalaya

Kongthong in Meghalaya is an utterly interesting place. Tucked away in a remote part of the Khasi hills, the village is called the ‘whistling village’ where tunes are used instead of names. This oral tradition is carried on from generations to generations. Whenever a child is born in the Kongthong village, the mother composes a […]

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