Northeast India is a land of the ‘seven sisters’; i.e. the states of Assam, Nagaland, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Manipur; with Sikkim as the eight state. The Seven Sister states have a contiguous border but Sikkim is separated by West Bengal. With their vibrant cultural heritage, rich reservoir of natural resources, rich biodiversity, mind-blowing architecture, picturesque landscapes, colorful festivals, the Northeast states still remains an unknown for Indians in the rest of the country. By not understanding their local culture, we easily offend them. These are the lands that have given India some very prominent figures such as Baichung Bhutia, Dipannita Sharma, Papon Mahanta, Mary Kom, Sarita Devi, Somdev and Adil Hussain. These unexplored states come with many facts that are not very much known to the rest of India. These Interesting Facts about Northeast India, quite unheard of, may go a long way in changing the main land’s mindset and outlook towards the Northeast.
North-east India can be well described as another heaven on earth. North East India is famous mostly for its flora and fauna as well as for its unique and diverse culture. After knowing more about seven sisters and one brother of India, don’t you feel like giving them a visit soon??
Any more facts you know about these beautiful 8 states? Please share in comments!