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Documentation of tribal music of India by Bhasha and Adivasi Academy, Tejgadh – Gujarat

VADODARA: Now, you will be able to peep into the life of tribals and even hum some of their songs. The Bhasha Research and Publication Centre (BRPC), which has taken up a project for documentation of tribal music of India, … Continue reading

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eBook | The Dhodia community: Celebrating history and legends through songs and storytelling – Gujarat

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Constructive action is our only future – Prof. Ganesh Devy on the “adivasiness of the tribals” in Gujarat

WHEN Gujarat was burning between 27 February and 4 March [2002], the tribal belt on the eastern border of Gujarat was quiet. The only exception was the two districts of Panchmahals for which Godhra is the main town. Elsewhere in … Continue reading

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“What unites Indians is a love for songs”: Adivasi music – Rajasthan and Gujarat

Our historical memory privileges singers – such as Kabir, Mira, Nanak, and Akka Mahadevi – over other cultural icons It should not be an exaggeration if one claims that in terms of the average citizen’s ability to recall a large … Continue reading

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Publications on adivasi literature and languages by Purva Prakash publications Vadodara – Gujarat

Purva Prakash, the publication wing of Bhasha Research and Publication Centre documents and publishes books, children’s magazine, glossaries and small magazines on adivasi literature and culture. A not-for-profit publishing house, Purva Prakash is dedicated to providing voice and space to adivasi expression. www.bhasharesearch.org

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