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Mamang Dai wins 2017 Sahitya Akademi Award in English

Mamang Dai, Itanagar-based author and journalist, has won the 2017 Sahitya Akademi Award in English language for her 2014 novel “The Black Hill”. The novel gives innate descriptions of the life of the tribal people of north east India from the yester years, interweaving their lives with fiction and history. It is the story of ..


‘Solung’ festival Arunachal Pradesh

‘Solung’ festival celebrated with gayety and conventional excitement all through the Arunanchal Pradesh SOLUING is a socio-cultural festival of the the Adi community The festival is celebrated in first week of September every year Solung festival celebrated for better and rich harvests `Solung` also called the `festival of refreshment` `Ponung` is the dance associated and organised with the Solung ..