Safe Search engine for use by teachers and pupils

  1. to find suitable information and media contents for educational purposes, type keywords like “tribal cultural heritage in India” or “Shola forest biodiversity” here >>
  2. modify your search for up-to-date information by replacing these keywords by “Indian tribal language”, Adivasi music”, “Santal dance”, “Gujarat tribal education” etc.
  3. for video contents, include “youtube” or “vimeo” among the keywords
  4. for detailed reports and research papers, do the same with the help of the search window seen below

Please note: due to the inclusion of international organisations, search results may list publications on issues concerning American “Indian” communities including Indigenous of Brazil and Canada. To limit results to India, insert “India” and specific names into your query: an Indian state or region like Andaman, Jharkhand, Wayanad and Odisha; or the name of a tribal community (e.g. Bhil, Gond, Santal or Warli). | Sitemap – Names of tribal communities >>

Reports and resources for education and research purposes

Find up-to-date information provided by, for and about Indian authors, researchers, officials, and educatorsMore search options >>
Search tips: in the search field seen below, combine the name of any particular state, language or region with that of any tribal (Adivasi) community; add keywords of special interest (health, nutrition endangered language, illegal mining, sacred grove); learn about the rights of Scheduled Tribes such as the Forest Rights Act (FRA); and the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, women’s rights, and children’s right to education; specify any other issue or news item you want to learn more about (biodiversity, climate change, ecology, economic development, ethnobotany, ethnomedicine, global warming, effective measures to prevent rural poverty, bonded labour, and human trafficking).

For a list of websites included in a single search, click here. To search Indian periodicals, magazines, web portals and other sources safely, click here. To find an Indian PhD thesis on a particular tribal community, region and related issues, click here >>