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A museum made by members of seven major tribal communities: Showcasing tribal lore, knowledge of the surroundings, nature, seasons, spirituality – Madhya Pradesh

Gowri Ramnarayan, The Hindu, July 13, 2013 | Read the full article >> Madhya Pradesh tribal museum with work by Gond, Bhil, Baiga, Kol, Korku, Sahariya, Bharia tribes. Photo: Gowri Ramnarayan A new museum in Madhya Pradesh showcases the oral narratives … Continue reading

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Survival and democracy within the boundaries of a tiger reserve – Andhra Pradesh

PAVAN DAHAT, AMRAVATI (MAHARASHTRA), January 2, 2013 Three water hand pumps, out of which only one is working, one defunct TV set (used only for show), three telephone connections (out of which only one is working) are all that Madizadap village … Continue reading

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Tribals youths from the five states of western India on traditional way of governance and lifestyle

Express News Service : Ahmedabad, Sun Sep 06 2009 What would you like to see for your tribe in the next 10 years?’ the professor askd. Lakhmara, a tall young tribal from the Garasiya tribe in Rajasthan stood up, cleared … Continue reading

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