culture & language


English is the official language of communication in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, but Hindi is also largely spoken. Apart from these, many families speak Nepali, Bengali or Assamese too.


Arunachal Pradesh is home to several cultural groups and tribes. And due to this, the place is brimming with colorful vibes most of the time. Many folklores that have been passed down from centuries about the land and its history and beliefs are still popular and reflected in their arts.

The state is known for its traditional handicrafts, fishing and hunting tools, which are hand-made and work skilfully.

Ponung/Ponu is a dance/art form of the state which is usually performed in groups by both men and women, for the celebration of joyous events in future.

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