Author Archives: ritika mittal

Turtuk… maala gashinang- III

After the epics rains stopped in Turtuk, I began to visit many people in their homes and that is when i also figured a way to watch night news in someone’s house where people used to gather for the same. … Continue reading


Turtuk… maala gashinang- II

For those days, I had been living among some beautiful stories and story tellers of Turtuk! Somewhere my heart wishes that all those who wander must find their way here… here is some bits on Turtuk that might help… The Turtuk … Continue reading


Turtuk… maala gashinang!

TURTUK!, they said. The sound is still quite fresh in my ears. When in 2009, i was exploring the Nubra valley in Ladakh, spending time in Hunder, a high altitude desert,  i met a few school girls, so beautiful, with eyes … Continue reading


MORA is a lifestyle…

Very recently, I was asked if mora is a fashion brand. I said no, its a lifestyle. another question popped: define mora lifestyle and how are all your buyers living this lifestyle… the answer was more spontaneous than i thought … Continue reading

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Kedut shulo… “sitting together by chance”

one evening, in a small village where chakhesang nagas happily live together… the fireplace, while creating those small pyramids with firewood, blowing air into the metal rod, making the cold winter naga evening cozy with bonfire… my very special … Continue reading

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i see my fireflies….

2011-2012 was a year of great challenges, new hopes, lesser fears, bigger adventures, some tears and joys.. heartbreaks and friendships… but definitely a year of growth and learning… and not just about textiles… mora is giving me a way of … Continue reading

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Oja…(mother in AO naga dialect)

I wanted to write this post since a long time… but had been carefully tucking it away… it was too sad, too happy, too personal, too overwhelming,  too much of everything that can change so much in your life… Today, … Continue reading

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