ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Wetlands, Forests and Beliefs

The Eastern Himalaya

The eastern Himalayan region has been blessed by rich natural resources - forests, wildlife as well as its people, who are a fount of information of traditional healing systems and beliefs. However, the region has for long suffered from indifference and from insurgency, which has in recent years, become endemic to the region. A healing process could rightly begin, with the government's initiation, and supported by NGOs and the local communities.

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