ISBN 9788121212267,India Viewed Through its North East Windows

India Viewed Through its North East Windows



Gyan Publishing House

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9788121212267

ISBN-10 812121226X

Hard Back

Number of Pages 376 Pages
Language (English)

Political structures: democrac

The book is a collection of forty one essays written by eminent writers, literateurs, journalists, professors, educationists, intellectuals and members of the All India Services Pensioners' Forum. It traverses a wide range of subjects which reflect both the core problems and the rich natural beauty and resources of Assam and the North East India. The mystique turbulence of the mighty Brahmaputra, the magical charms of the blue hills and the red rivers with their maddening charms, the lure of the world famous onehorned rhino hideously showing up in and around its mystic abode of Kaziranga National Park, the extensive lush green tea gardens whispering the touching tales of sweat and sorrow, the sprawling fields of the liquid gold and Asia's first refinery at the picturesque town of Digboi, Majuli, the greatest river island of the world and the unique seat of the Vaisnavite culture with very many monasteries founded by Guru Sankar Mahapurusha, the incredible story of Assam being reduced to a dumping ground of millions of illegal Bangladeshi, the hub of terrorism-in short, the hidden tale of riches and poverty making strange bedmates - all take the reader to an exotic sojourn never before experienced