Ekta Singh is an Assistant Professor at Shoolini University. She holds a PhD in Archaeology from HNB Garhwal University and completed her Master's degree in Ancient Indian History from Delhi University. Ekta has presented her work at international conferences held at prestigious institutions such as Oxford University, Ireland, Vietnam, Italy, as well as in India. Furthermore, she has actively contributed to four national and international projects in India, Nepal, and Borneo. Ekta Singh has published nine research papers and gained valuable experience as a research assistant in an ICSSR project. Her research interests revolve around Himalayan studies, encompassing archaeological, anthropological, historical, and ethnographic contexts. In addition, she possesses a deep passion for travel, exploring new cultures, and savouring diverse cuisines.