Nagaland: 19th Hornbill Festival ends; draws 2,51,701 visitors

Nagaland: 19th Hornbill Festival ends; draws 2,51,701 visitors

Foreign tourists at the 19th edition of the Hornbill Festival. (Morung Photo)     Our CorrespondentKisama | December 10   A ten day long 19th edition of the Hornbill Festival of Nagaland 2018 culminated today with traditional bonfire and unity dance.   Tourism and art & culture Advisor H. Khehovi Yepthomi in his concluding remark […]

Legal Services Stall successful at Hornbill Festival

Legal Services Stall successful at Hornbill Festival

Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, Judge, Supreme Court of India inaugurating the Legal Servcies Stall at Hornbill Festival, Kisama on December 1.     Kohima, December 10 (MExN): The Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) took part in the 10 days Hornbill Festival at Kisama. Distribution of pamphlets and booklets and other programmes took place in […]

Awareness on consumer protection at Hornbill Festival

Awareness on consumer protection at Hornbill Festival

A group of women at the “Jago Grahak Jago” stall during the Hornbill Festival. (Photo Courtesy/ LM&CP)   Kohima, December 10 (MExN): In a bid to generate awareness amongst masses on the issue of consumer rights, the Department of Legal Metrology and Consumer Protection (LM&CP), Government of Nagaland organised activities at the venue of the […]

19th Hornbill Festival ends; Y Patton thanks all for success

Morung Express News Kohima | December 10 The 19th Hornbill Festival came to an end on December 10 with the ceremonial lighting of the bonfire and unity dance at Kisama, the Heritage village.   Tourists, visitors and locals together partook in the unity dance, along with special guests of the closing ceremony. The closing ceremony […]

Infrastructure, accommodation, main challenges at Hornbill

Kohima, December 10 (MExN): The Government of Nagaland has initiated the celebration of annual Hornbill festival in the year 2000 from December 1 to 10 at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama.   The main objective of this festival is to revive and promote Naga ethnicity in the form of showcasing our vibrant culture and tradition to […]

10, 266 visitors on Day 7 of Hornbill at Kisama

10, 266 visitors on Day 7 of Hornbill at Kisama

An international tourist engages in a conversation with two Naga girls from a cultural dance group on the fourth day of the Hornbill Festival at Kisama, some 15 kms away from Kohima, Nagaland on Friday, December 4, 2015. Photo by Caisii Mao   Our CorrespondentKohima | December 7   Day 7 of the Hornbill Festival […]

The Taste of Nagaland

The Taste of Nagaland

  Morung Express News   Choosing to ferment or smoking to preserve food, the raw culinary concepts, mouth watering tastes and salt, a great taste maker finds commonplace in all cuisines of Naga tribes. The food of the region, undoubtedly is a must to explore. Inside each tribal Morung at Kisama, a special cuisine exemplifies […]

Hornbill Festival: 11,606 visitors on Day 5 at Kisama

Hornbill Festival:  11,606 visitors on Day 5 at Kisama

Sumi Cultural troupe from Yemishe Village demonstrating ‘Ami Kukulu,’ the traditional method of fire making at Hornbill Festival, Kisama on December 5. (DIPR Photo)   DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 5 (MExN): The Directorate of Tourism today informed that the 5th day of the Hornbill Festival 2018 saw 11,606 visitors to Kisama.   They included 292 foreign tourists, […]

NSLSA opens stall at Hornbill festival

NSLSA opens stall at Hornbill festival

Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, Judge, Supreme Court of India inaugurating the Legal Servcies Stall at Hornbill Festival, Kisama on December 1.   Kohima, December 5 (MExN): Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) opened Legal Services stall at the Hornbill Festival, Kisama for the 5th time in a row for the purpose of spreading legal awareness […]

MONT floors ‘MINT’ in Dimapur

MONT floors ‘MINT’ in Dimapur

K-pop band MONT performing in front of over 8000 people at the Hornbill International Music Festival 2018 at the Agri Expo Site, Dimapur on December 4. (Morung Photo by Manen Aier)     K-pop flavour is definitely strong in Nagaland. Giving credence to the growing fandom of the genre in the state, thousands turn up […]

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