It has been great to learn to know the inspiring founders of Echostream and Brew in Gangtok, especially Sonam Gyaltsen who's been a great help in collecting all possible info on bamboo in North-East India.
Echostream is a "multi-disciplinary design studio located in Gangtok, Sikkim." www.echostream.wordpress.com/
Brew Gangtok is a "social collaborative space whose mission is to engage young minds in creative and energetic exploration of new ideas for creating a better future." www.facebook.com/brew.gangtok