More than 10 000 visitors make Mei Ram-ew a resounding success!

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The Mei Ram-ew 2013 opened to drum beats with Lyngdoh Mawphlang leading the 4 Chief Guests of the event and the delegate community representatives accompanied by the NESFAS team to the dais. The Chief Guests are the custodians and guardians … Continue reading

Celebrating a Revival

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Something very interesting is happening in North East India. The local communities have been holding a series of Food Festivals where locally available (wild edibles) and locally grown food (cultivated) are displayed and cooked. Known as Mei Ram ew, and … Continue reading

Recipe for millet pancakes
Good for our health and the environment,
fair to our local farmers

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Recipe for millet pancakes 250g of finger millet flour 100g of wheat flour A pinch of baking soda A pinch of salt One egg 300 ml of milk 100 ml of water Preparation: Mix all dry ingredients first and then … Continue reading

The Future We Want and the Influx Issue By Phrang Roy (The Shillong Times)

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As Meghalaya seems to be once again heading towards the well travelled road of confrontation and bandhs, I would like to draw the attention of the readers to some of the creative solutions that some nations and communities have found … Continue reading

Mei Ram-ew 2013 – Program

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Mei Ram-ew Festival 14th December 2013 Mawphlang, Law Kyntang 9:30 – 11:15 Opening Ceremony 9:30 – 9:35 Opening statement by Master of Ceremony 9:35 – 9:40 Welcome by N K Lyngdoh, Lyngdoh of Mawphlang 9:40 – 9:50 Inauguration of Mei … Continue reading