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Amar Chitra Katha

Tribal Folklore of India

Tribal Folklore of India

Pages: 120 pages   |   Binding: Paperback
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Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the captivating tales of "Tribal Folklore of India" by Amar Chitra Katha. This extraordinary collection offers a profound glimpse into the rich oral traditions of the Siddi, Ahirani, and Nahali communities, weaving together a tapestry of enchanting stories that have been passed down through generations.

Animals and Wisdom: From the cunning antics of helpful foxes to the whimsical adventures of lazy crows, and from encounters with invisible monsters to encounters with clever chameleons, each tale is infused with timeless wisdom and profound lessons that resonate across cultures and eras. Through these narratives, readers are transported to the heart of tribal life, where storytelling serves as a vital conduit for preserving history, transmitting cultural values, and fostering community bonds.

Heritage and History: Delve into the ancestral wisdom of the Siddi tribe, whose heritage traces back to the African continent but has become an integral part of India's diverse cultural mosaic.

Diversity in Culture: Then, journey to the picturesque landscapes of the Khandesh region in Maharashtra, where the Ahirani people share their folklore, steeped in the rich tapestry of Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, and Bhil languages. Finally, immerse yourself in the mystical realm of the Nahal people of Nandurbar district, where the Nahali language echoes through the valleys, carrying with it the stories and traditions of generations past.

Crafted with meticulous research and firsthand accounts from tribal members, "Tribal Folklore of India" is not just a collection of stories; it is a celebration of the resilience, diversity, and cultural richness of India's tribal communities. Through these enchanting tales, readers are invited to explore the depths of India's cultural heritage, to embrace the beauty of its diversity, and to honor the voices of its indigenous peoples.

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