The Team

Barun Roy is an IT Entrepreneur, Journalist, Author and a Traveler based in Darjeeling. He is the founder of The Himalayan Beacon and co-founder of Darjeeling news magazine.

M.A. (History), UGC NET (History)

M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication), UGC NET (Journalism and Mass Communication)

PhD Research Scholar (Mass Communication), Dept. of Mass Communication, Central University of Sikkim




Pravin Thami¬†is a seasoned Journalist having many stints in reputed News Channels. He is ‘The Himalayan Beacon’ Bureau Chief of entire Darjeeling Hills region.

B. A.

Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (DJMC)

Diploma in Computer Applications and Information Technology