Video | Finding a place for Adivasi folktales on the bookshelves: Adivaani – West Bengal

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This is a story of three friends in Kolkata coming together and saving a culture and its heritage from extinction. Ruby Hembrom quit her job as an IT professional to take to promoting the folktales of Adivasis a place on the bookshelves. Here is the inspiring and heartening tale.

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For a more detailed background story, watch the first independently organized TED Talk at the Xavier School of Management in Jamshedpur given by Adivaani co-founder, Ruby Hembom >>

Learn more about Ruby Hembrom and Adivaani: beautiful, well researched books by India’s Adivasi authors, and projects that help students and other readers to appreciate various cultural traditions.

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