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Video | “The Siddis: A Forgotten People”: UN in Action – Gujarat

United Nations – Gujarat in western India is home to more than 20,000 Siddis [Sidhi], an ethnic group of African descent. But today, many live on the fringes of society in poverty. One young man is fighting to protect their unique … 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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Video | Adivasi Academy & Museum of Adivasi Voice at Tejgadh – Gujarat

Video by Julian Silverman & Leo Dale © 2011 The Adivasi Academy in Gujarat, India is a centre of academic excellence for the participation and empowerment of tribal communities

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Video | ‘Pawari’, an instrument essential to tribal culture: The life and music of adivasis in Dang – Gujarat

To read the full story and view more photos, click here >> ‘Pawari’, is a traditional instrument of the Dangis. It has been regularly used in all the prominent functions and festivals in Dang. In Dhule of Maharashtra, Pawari has … Continue reading

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Visual anthropological records of the adivasi communities’ lives and traditions: A project facilitated by Video Volunteers – Gujarat

“We learnt how to make a story. We never gave importance to the story before, but now we do.” – Jyotiben, trainee By Manish On October 6, 2011 “Even in the age of information overload, it is surprising that so little … Continue reading

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