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State Museum, Meghalaya, Shillong

State Museum, Meghalaya, Shillong

inaugural issue, 1981.

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Published by Directorate of Print. and Stationery (Press Wing), Meghalaya in Shillong .
Written in English


About the Edition

Includes articles on the history, culture, and ethnology of the Khasi people of Meghalaya.

Edition Notes

Other titlesBibliography on the Khasi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 84/60249 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3011019M
LC Control Number84907377

  A senior doctor in Shillong tested positive for novel coronavirus on Monday (13 April) night, the first Covid case in Meghalaya. Meghalaya .   Today, the dominant religion of the Indian state of Meghalaya is Christianity! The Don Bosco Museum Shillong stands witness to the course of time and showcase how Khasis retained their indigenous identity and yet became the follower of a foreign faith! Khasis belong to .

  Meghalaya has become my 26th state having visited. Besides travelling in Meghalaya, visiting this museum has become a good learning about Meghalaya. One of the most impressive learning for me is that I've visited only 2 out of 7 districts of Meghalaya, East Khasi Hills and Ri-bhoi even though I thought I took drives around in the vast areas TripAdvisor reviews.   4. Don Bosco Museum. Many tourists are very much involved in knowing the cultural tale of the state. Don Bosco Museum, located in Shillong, is a 6-stored historical centre having 17 studios on display that take you through the history of Northeast India.

Guwahati to Shillong Taxi, Book Now @ Flat 12% off. 46 Ratings Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum. To vsit these places and nearby getaways to Shillong in the state of Meghalaya, check out the most affordable tour packages to enjoy a pocket-friendly vacation.   Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum: history recalls - See 16 traveler reviews, 31 candid photos, and great deals for Shillong, India, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.


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At a distance of 2 km from Shillong Bus Stand, Meghalaya State Museum is a well preserved museum located in Shillong, Meghalaya. Situated in the State Central Library complex, it is one of the most popular museums in Meghalaya and among the popular Shillong Tourist Places.

The Meghalaya State Museum is a great attraction for tourists, exhibiting a vast collection of artefacts of tribal era and a collection Meghalaya ancient scriptures. The museum is situated within the State Central Library complex at Laichumiere and is managed by the government of Meghalaya/5(54).

Meghalaya government’s latest attempt to evict Dalit Sikhs from Harijan Colony located at the heart of state capital Shillong is all set to gain fresh.

A tour to Shillong is incomplete without Meghalaya a visit to Captain Williamson Sangma State Museum that makes you familiar with the ancient history and lifestyle of the different communities dwelling in here.

State Museum has the state central Library Complex, thus making it a destination that renders sources on all parts of the state.

Shillong (English: / ʃ ɪ ˈ l ɔː ŋ /) is a hill station in the northeastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya, which means "The Abode of Clouds". It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills ng is the th most populous city in India with a population ofaccording to the census.

It is said that the rolling hills around the town reminded the British. Museum. Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum. Location: East Khasi Hills District, Shillong. For those interested in ethnic tribal culture and tradition this Govt. Museum under the control of Art and Culture Department offers insights to the lifestyle of the people.

Meghalaya (Abode of Clouds in Sanskrit) is one of the seven Northeastern states of for its high rainfall, subtropical forests and biodiversity, it is abutted by Assam in the north and east and by Bangladesh in the south.

The River Brahmaputra (or Luit as called locally) forms the border in the west. The state's territory constituted the Khasi-Jaintia Hills and Garo Hills.

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma. SHILLONG: Meghalaya chief minister Conrad K Sangma Tuesday said that a task force will be constituted to implement the new National Education Policy.

20 hours ago  Stating that Meghalaya is a small state with an area of 22, sq km, the North Shillong legislator said “land is life”, adding “once someone loses it, it is lost forever”. Maintaining that state’s land is being taken over at the interstate and international boundaries, Nongrum claimed that huge chunks of land are owned by an IAS.

20 hours ago  Meghalaya COVID update: 43 new cases, active cases By Our Reporter SHILLONG: With detection of 43 new COVID 19 cases and recovery of 77 more patients, the number of active COVID. Hire a car or book a conducted tour organized by Meghalaya tourism office for Shillong-centric City Tour.

Best Time to Visit Shillong: Summer & winter is the best time to visit Shillong and other parts of the Indian state Meghalaya.

It is between September and May when the weather remains pleasant and relatively less rainy. Irreverent Shillong was the capital of colonial and post-Independence Assam (which embraced almost the whole Northeast) untilwhen it became capital of the newly carved-out state of Meghalaya.

Since then it has developed some accoutrements of a typical modern Indian town, including urban sprawl, a lot of concrete, and snarled-up traffic. Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum: Interesting but needs maintenance - See 16 traveler reviews, 31 candid photos, and great deals for Shillong, India, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

Diorama of a Tribal man at Don Bosco Museum Places to visit in Shillong – Tourist Attractions Don Bosco Museum. Don Bosco Museum in the city is something that I would recommend to everyone who visits the hill town. It is a fairly new museum inaugurated only in This is the best-managed museum that I have seen around the country.

Explore Meghalaya holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | Separating the Assam valley from the plains of Bangladesh, hilly Meghalaya (‘the abode of clouds’) is a cool, pine-fresh mountain state set on dramatic horseshoes of rocky cliffs.

The recent attack on six boys from the Bengali community in Shillong has reignited the “native” versus “outsiders” debate in the Indian state of deeply entrenched idea that only indigenous people — known as “tribals’ — should have rights to stay, own land or secure good jobs there is contributing to the marginalisation of people who aren't originally from the area.

Shillong (English: / ʃ ɪ ˈ l ɔː ŋ /) is a hill station in the northeastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya, which means "The Abode of Clouds".It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills ng is the th most populous city in India with a population ofaccording to the census.

It is said that the rolling hills around the town reminded the British. Book Shillong Hotels Book Shillong Holiday Packages. Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum forms a part of the State Central Library complex in Shillong.

Functioning under the Art and Culture Department of Meghalaya's state government, it provides a peek into the history, culture and lifestyle of various tribes of the region.

Captain Williamson Sangma State Museum. Visit the Captain Williamson Sangma State Museum to get a deep understanding of the local culture and traditions of Meghalaya and the different tribes of the state. The museum also houses sculptures of India’s iconic figures as well as artefacts and ethnic handicrafts.

Location: Secretariat Hills. Meghalaya State Museum; Tribal Research Institute There is also a library in the premises of the Regional Centre where books related to different types of animals, species and also, national and international journals are available.

Address: Risa colony, Nearby Dhanketi, Shillong Meghalaya state Museum This museum is an ethnological museum. Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum is located in Shillong.

Pristine beauty of North East BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 5 days. Buy tours from $ Good information about the cultures and traditions of the tribes of Meghalaya. Good display of .Shillong is the capital and hill station of Meghalaya, also known as "The Abode of Clouds", one of the smallest states in India.

It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills district and is situated at an average altitude of 4, feet (1, m) above sea level. There are a lot of quiet places to visit in Shillong/5(16).Meghalaya (UK: / m eɪ ˈ ɡ ɑː l ə j ə /, US: / ˌ m eɪ ɡ ə ˈ l eɪ ə /) is a hilly state in northeastern name means "the abode of clouds" in population of Meghalaya as of is estimated to be 3, Meghalaya covers an area of approximat square kilometres, with a length to breadth ratio of about