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From celebrating “creative communing” to “One World university”: Kanavu, an alternative school for tribal children in Wayand – Kerala

Guda is the celebration of creative communing, in theme as well as in the process. Persons from Paniya, Kattu Nayka and other tribal communities of Wayanad in the Indian state of Kerala got together at the commune «Kanavu» and took … Continue reading

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Kanavu alternative school and commune in Wayanad – Kerala

Wayanad song © Kanavu music group founded by JK Baby Travel photographs of Wayanad region and Kanavu centre © Tribal Cultural Heritage in India Foundation Contact Saji Bomman +91 9947573508 sajibomman@gmail.com Kanavu is an alternative school/commune in Cheengode in Nadavayal village, … Continue reading

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Future in the making – Kanavu Kerala Culture Club

Dreams do not always come true. But this one is an exception. Nestled in the lush green Cheengode hills in Wayanad district, Kanavu (meaning dream) is a school for the local tribal children. Set up by writer and activist Kochupoovathinkal … Continue reading

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A vacation school for Adivasi youths: Understanding tribal values and rights, gender issues and man’s interaction with nature – Kerala

By Express News Service, 23rd April 2016 KOCHI: A four-day Adivasi Students’ Camp that came to a close in Aluva on Friday reaffirmed the importance of the tribal way of life and the values they hold dear. The camp, organised by … Continue reading

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“Bringing school dropouts back to the world of letters”: Thalir Trust, a school founded by three tribal youths – Kerala

E.M. Manoj, The Hindu, September 16, 2015 | To view more photos and read the full article, click here >> The backyard school of Thalir, a trust formed by three tribal youths at Nadavayal in the district, has set an example in … Continue reading

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