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“A fascinating narrative thread in the tapestry of a common Scandinavian-Santal heritage spanning 150 years”: Bodding Symposium (Oslo, 3 to 5 November 2015) – Norway

“The symposium’s aim of north-south cultural cooperation and digital repatriation of indigenous peoples heritage represents a rather pioneering effort here in Norway.” – Tone Bleie (PhD), Professor Public Planning and Cultural Understanding, Dept. of Sociology, Political Sciences and Local Planning, University of Tromsø – … Continue reading

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“Creation Myths in Unwritten Languages”: Highlighting, transcribing and translating indicators of man’s relations with nature (16 October 2015) – New Delhi

Courtesy: Dr Ivy Imogene Hansdak by email (14-10-15) Tips For more information, type “Adivasi literature”, “Sahitya Akademi tribal literature”, “tribes natural world“, “Madhya Pradesh tribal stories“ or similar search terms into the search window here: Google custom search – Indian press coverage … Continue reading

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Santal puppetry reflects a way of life and tells stories of migration: A new documentary on Chadar Badar titled “Saga of a Puppet Show” –  West Bengal

Shiv Sahay Singh, The Hindu, Kolkata, March 20, 2015 | To view the picture in a larger format and read the full story, click here >> Daman Murmu, a 57-year-old artist who practises Chadar Badar. The artist from West Bengal’s Uttar Dinajpur … Continue reading

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Video | Disaibon Hul – An Adivaani book on the 1855 Santal ‘Hul’ Rebellion – Jharkhand

The Hul was a valiant effort of the Santal people to free themselves from the oppressive powers of the landlords, moneylenders and the British crown. More than 150 years after the epic struggle of our warriors led by Sido and … Continue reading

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Report on JAGWAR Santal Literary Meet 2013 – Jharkhand

JAGWARSantal Literary Meet 2013: Santal Onolia Helmel 2013A Report The first Santal Literary Meet – in Santali named “JAGWAR: Santal Onolia Helmel” – was held at the Johar HRD Centre, Dumka, Jharkhand, on 23-24 January 2013. It began with the … Continue reading

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