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Munsiyari Tribal Heritage Museum - A Bhotiya Love Affair

While strolling through the remote villages of Tehsil Munsiyari, shaded by the mighty Panchachuli and nestled in the Johar Valley of Kumaon region of the state of Uttarakhand, the remoteness of the region hardly escapes your notice. 785 more words

History

Another India: an exhibition and a book

The exhibition Another India: Explorations and Expressions of Indigenous South Asia, opened on the 7 March 2017 and will continue until April 2018 at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (MAA), Cambridge University. 109 more words

Adivaani

Protectors of Nature.

On World Environment Day:

Living in the cities and civilised society, today we seem to have forgotten all that our ancestors taught us about the Nature and how to take care of it. 415 more words

Walk Of Life

A Promise In Cage

“You’ll understand when you grow up. These talks are for elders”

Around twenty years ago, I had attended a dinner at the house of my civil servant uncle. 2,120 more words

Ziro Valley - An Apatani Enclave

They say that behind everything beautiful there is some kind of pain and I couldn’t agree more especially when it came to visiting the remote Ziro Valley of Arunachal Pradesh in India’s Northeast. 1,466 more words

Community Heritage

Salvaging Adidweep ~ An Excerpt

Meanwhile faraway from Delhi, in distant Adidweep islands, Reds were livid. They were getting ready to levy a huge price for the indiscretion on the part of the government forces. 1,129 more words

Maoism

Indigenous People of India

GUEST BLOG POST BY STUDENT AMBASSADOR

EMMA ENGLAND (8TH GRADE):

India is home to over a fifth of the world’s population. 8.6% of India’s population is made up of it’s tribal people, who are known as Adivasi. 446 more words

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