The Caves of Meghalaya

Unveil the secrets of Meghalaya, the land of caves, and discover how a stalagmite from Krem Mawmluh cave led to the discovery of the Meghalayan Age. Learn about the mega-drought that wiped out the Bronze Age civilizations, including the Harappan Civilization, 4,200 years ago. Explore the network of 1700 caves stretching over 600 km, weaving their way under Meghalaya's main hill ranges of East Khasi Hills, South Garo Hills, and Jaintia Hills.

In this film on Trails, we take you on an exciting journey through the magnificent caves of Meghalaya with Brian Dermot Kharpran Daly, founder-secretary of the Meghalaya Adventurers Association and someone who is amongst the first ones to bring to light the richness of Meghalaya's caves. Do catch our film as we understand the significance of these caves and what all they tell us about the history of the Indian subcontinent.

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