The Jennu Habba (Honey Festival): “We would like to share with our children the thrill and joy of our traditions” – Southern region

It is the honey season and bee hives in the forest are bursting with sweetness. Over generations our people, the Kattunayakans have mastered the skills required to take honey from the hives. With a rich history of song, dance and ritual, honey gathering is crucial to our very identity. We would like to share with our children the thrill and joy of our traditions. | Read more >>

Learn more about the tribal communities of the Nilgiri region near Gudalur
Paniya | Kattunayaka | Mullukurumba | Bettakurumba

Zonal Councils as defined by the Government of India

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