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Slideshow | World Indigenous Peoples Day celebrated by Kaani tribal people in the West Ghats: Tribal Foundation – Tamil Nadu

Nagercoil, 9 August 2014 International day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples was celebrated by Tribal Foundation at Vellambi tribal settlement on August 9, by highlighting the traditional vanishing food culture of the forest inhabitant kaani tribal people. Addressing the tribal … Continue reading

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Slideshow | School celebration in Western Ghats by the Tribal Foundation Nagercoil: International Tiger Day 2014 – Tamil Nadu

International Tiger Day was celebrated on July 29  at the Adi Dravida Welfare Middle School, Udaiadi in Kanyakumari district  at the Western Ghats by the Tribal Foundation. The day was celebrated to give worldwide attention to the reservation of tigers … Continue reading

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Earth Day celebration by the Tribal Foundation in the Western Ghats – Tamil Nadu

The Hindu, Nagercoil, April 24, 2012 The Earth Day was celebrated by the tribal foundation at the Vellambi Kani tribal settlement in Keeripparai forest in the Western Ghats on Sunday. Addressing the gathering, the environmental educator, S. S. Davidson, gave a … Continue reading

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Eco-spirituality in the face of climate change: Learning from the Kaani (Kani) community of Kanyakumari District – Tamil Nadu & Kerala

ECO-SPIRITUALITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE WITH REFERENCE TO THE KAANI TRIBE OF KANYAKUMARI FORESTS Davidson Sargunam (Nagercoil) & S Suja (Associate Professor, Women’s Christian College, College Road, Chennai) ABSTRACT The Kaani tribal people live in 48 Tribal Settlements in the deep … Continue reading

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Slideshow | Wild bees in the forest areas of Kanyakumari district – Tamil Nadu

Wild bees are not accustomed to hot climate conditions. Their populations in the Western ghat region are now dwindling as a result of global warming. If this trend continues, pollination may cease and, as a result, the regeneration of forest plants will be … Continue reading

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