The geographical area that is popularly called Northeast India, comprises of eight states, namely : Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim. Besides being endowed with spectacular natural beauty and splendour, each state boasts invaluable tangible and intangible heritage. The multi-ethnic, polyphonic society of Northeast India is a fascinating subject for the social scientists, museum professionals, conservator-restorers, photographers and artists.

This section called Vintage NE/ Northeast seeks to be a platform for discussion among researchers, collectors and heritage enthusiasts regarding the fascinating history of this geographical area using a variety of sources. Through this section, we aim to generate historical consciousness and seek to promote the unique cultural heritage of Northeast India. You can send your write ups to