Floral galleria at Hortiscape

Best entries of dry and fresh flower arrangements at Hortiscape Kisama. (DIPR Photo)  The Floral Galleria organized by the Department of Horticulture saw a huge turn out of 90 participants. The event was divided into ten categories, all entries were received on the 29th November and Judged on the 30th November by three lecturers from […]

Crab it is, for our Governor

His execellency, the Governor of Nagaland and the Hon’ble Chief Minister take lunch at the Chakhesang Morung. (photo/ Keren Rose)   The Chakhesang Morung was pleasantly surprised when his Excellency, the Governor of Nagaland with the Chief Minister and his entourage stopped by for lunch. The dignitaries were seen enjoying indigenous Chakhesang cuisine which included […]

Hornbill International Public Art Fest

Tati Player, an art piece of Bhudha Thapa, costing Rs 3 Lakhs, displayed at the Art corner a organized by the members of Nagaland Arts Society supported by the Department of Art and Culture and Tourism. Various Art pieces of different artistes are staged for the show that will last till 7 November. (Photo/ Emilo […]

92 stalls set up for the festival

Parliamentary Secretary Dr. K.C. Nihoshe along with other officials inspecting the fruits and vegetable stalls at Hortiscape, Heritage Complex, Kisama.(DIPR photo) As part of the Hornbill Festival 2011, an exhibition-cum-sale of Handloom and Handicraft products was inaugurated by Parliamentary Secretary Industries and commerce, Dr. K.C. Nihoshe at Bamboo Pavilion at Kisama on December 1. Altogether […]

Tetseo Sisters release their first album

Chief Minister Nagaland Neiphiu Rio releasing the first album of the Tetseo Sisters at the Bamboo Pavilion, Naga Heritage Complex Kisama. (Photo/ Chizokho Vero) Chief Minister Nagaland Neiphiu Rio released the first album of the Tetseo Sisters titled Tetseo Sisters: Li Chapter One: The Beginning at the Bamboo Pavilion, Naga Heritage Complex Kisama on December […]

Tourists at Kisama…

Global Village: International tourists seen here at Kisama Heritage Village in Kohima where Nagaland state’s biggest cultural festival – the Hornbill Festival – is underway. Held during the first week of December everywhere, the festival is slowly starting to evince interest in India and even abroad. The slow but gradual trickle of foreign tourists is […]

Hornbill Briefs

Vibha Galhotra Hornbill International Public Art Festival Minister for Urban Development and Higher Education, Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu formally inaugurated the Neo Monster Vibha Galhotra Hornbill International Public Art Festival at Naga Heritage Complex Kisama village on December 1. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that it is the first of its kind in the […]

Troupes display magnificent cultural dances at Kisama

Cultural troupes from various tribes performing during the inaugural ceremony of the Hornbill festival at Kisama. (Photo/ Emilo Khuvung)   Kisama | December 1: Expressing its Unity in Culture through the cultural dances by various Nagas tribal groups, to the tourist/visitors, 16 cultural troupes today performed magnificent cultural dances disseminating message to each dances as […]

Preview of ‘Origins’ Hornbill Charity Ball

This year, Hope Center of Excellence in Music & Art under the Directorship of Zubeno Mozhui will present a piece called ‘Origins’ during the Hornbill Festival. The play ‘Origins’ is an extract from many Naga folk stories, songs and dances interpreted in a contemporary style. There are around 30 young artistes in the musical, and […]

11 bands to perform at Campus Live Beats

Rahul Ram of Indian Ocean Band-Delhi, Project Director MTF Gugs Chishi and Ate Kevichusa seen during the motivational dinner held at Tourist resort Chedema organized by Clique 90z.   11 bands are set to perform in the ‘Campus Live Beats’ contest at Kohima Science College on Wednesday. The organizers of the event, Clique 90z, hosted […]

Young Naga illustrator showcase oodles of talent

(L) Master Illustrator, Canato Jimomi, proves his paintings to Press Secretary to chief Minister, Abu Metha and his guest. (R) Art piece of Canato Jimomi.   An illustrator, Merchandiser, a musician and a Master Artist, Young Canato Jimomi, who has the desire to give smile on the face of the visitors through his paintings, has […]