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Creativity based on tribal tradition, “one of the pillars of Indian culture”: Tribal sammelan at Hampi Kannada University – Karnataka

Members of Koraga community performing the Koraga Gaja Mela at the Second Tribal Sammelan at Karkala – The Hindu 18 April 2010 Writer and former Vice-Chancellor of Hampi Kannada University Chandrashekhar Kambar said on Saturday that the Government should take … Continue reading

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Adivasi societies – a heterogeneous set of ethnic and tribal groups in South Asia

Adivasi (a Hindi word that literally means the original inhabitants) is a term for a heterogeneous set of ethnic and tribal groups believed to be the aboriginal population of India. Adivasi societies are present in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan and … Continue reading

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Objectives

In forthcoming years, the foundation will showcase projects that celebrate the concept of “paying forward” within, among and beyond the tribal and other rural communities that continue to live in harmony with nature and also in accordance with their own … Continue reading

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Showcasing good practice through stories

Pride of place is given to good practice in contemporary education for and by tribal communities. The right to privacy among members of Indian tribal communities is respected at every stage of documenting their heritage. For these reasons, the foundation poses … Continue reading

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The 5 Ws and an H

The foundation gives preference to activities and educational projects wherein the causes of prejudices, illiteracy and dependance are addressed in a responsible as well as creative manner. Experienced educators and social workers, in collaboration with exponents of the arts, crafts … Continue reading

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