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Providing ‘voice’ to the indigenous communities of India: Bhasha Research and Publication Centre – Gujarat

Bhasha Sanshodhan Prakashan Kendra Bhasha Research and Publication Centre62 Shreenathdham DuplexBehind Dinesh MillsOpp Shrinagar SocietyVadodara-39007GujaratINDIA Tel.: +91 – (0)265 – 233 19 68 Accreditation request No. 90236: EnglishDecision-making meeting: 4.GA – 2012 Year of creation: 1996 Domain(s): – oral traditions and expressions– performing arts– … Continue reading

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Bhasha Van (“forest of languages”) – the importance of the mother tongue in education

The forest of languages and hopeAntara Dev Sen | Wednesday, March 10, 2010 I have just planted a sapling with nice long leaves. […]. As they all grow up, they will make up the Bhasha Van — the forest of … Continue reading

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Mahasweta Devi: Bhasha’s life time mentor remembered at the Adivasi Academy Tejgadh – Gujarat

An indefatigable crusader for tribal rights, eminent litterateur Mahasweta Devi was keen to be laid to rest at Tejgadh, a tribal village in Gujarat and also the site of the Adivasi Academy, says noted literary critic, linguist and tribal rights … Continue reading

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eBook | Writings in a rich variety of genres by Adivasis and denotified tribals – Bhasha eBooks and Periodicals

Adivasi Legal Provisions, Languages, Locations Author : Compilation at Bhasha CentrePublisher : Bhasha Research and Publication CentreEdition : First EditionPrice : INR 250Language : EnglishNo. of Pages : 216ISBN No. :NILDescription : The book presents the Adivasi communities of India, their locations and the languages they speak. The … Continue reading

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Video | South Gujarat tribal music documentation by Bhasha – Gujarat

        Watch two brief excerpts from the archive of Bhasha’s video documentation team Video clip 1 Two instruments known as tarpu and tircho normally played during rituals Video clip 2 Accompaniment to Kansari katha (story telling in honour of the goddess of food) … Continue reading

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