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Munda of central India

Robert Parkin

Munda of central India

an account of their social organization

by Robert Parkin

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bihar (India),
  • Madhya Pradesh (India),
  • Orissa (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Munda (Indic people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Bihar (India) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Madhya Pradesh (India) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Orissa (India) -- Social life and customs.

    • About the Edition

      Study chiefly on the Munda (Indic people) of Bihar, Orissa, and Madhya Pradesh.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Parkin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS432.M8 P38 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 310 p. :
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1376186M
      ISBN 100195630297
      LC Control Number92908078

      Munda languages are predominant in the Indian state of Jharkhand where three of them (Santali, Mundari and Ho) are official. Books are published in these same three major languages. On the other hand, the minor ones are at risk because of acculturation. Jaipal Singh Munda (3 January – 20 March ) was a politician, prolific writer and sportsman. He was the member of the Constituent Assembly which debated on the new Constitution of the Indian Union. He captained the Indian field hockey team to clinch gold in the Summer Olympics in : 3 January , Takra Pahantoli, Ranchi, .

      Munda, any of several more or less distinct tribal groups inhabiting a broad belt in central and eastern India and speaking various Munda languages of the Austroasiatic stock. They numbered approximately 9,, in the late 20th century. In the Chota Nāgpur Plateau in southern Bihār, adjacent parts of West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh, and the hill districts of Orissa, they form a numerically. 2) Many Munda males carry a haplogroup, O-K18 (once O2a), that is very common in Southeast Asia, especially Austro-Asiatic groups. Additionally, it is more diverse in Southeast Asia. The Munda O-K18 branch seems to be a side shoot from the broader Southeast Asian tree. 3) The Munda mtDNA, defining the maternal line, is uniformly South Asian.

      The film is based on the acclaimed book, Dakkuan da Munda, an autobiography of the famous writer and journalist Mintu Gurusariya. Mintu became a drug addict when he was a young Kabbadi player. Exposure to drugs also introduced him to the crime market. But today, he is an inspiration for the youth and their families as he managed to come out of his shell and break his ties with drugs and crime. Books shelved as indian-fiction: The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy, The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga, 2 States: The Story of My Marriage by Chetan.


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Book description The Munda group of languages of the Austroasiatic family are spoken within central and eastern India by almost ten million people. To date, they are the least well-known and least documented languages of the Indian subcontinent. New Arrival Books Search Library catalog Title Author Subject ISBN Series Call number All libraries Education Library Prof.

Ram Dayal Munda Central Library Go. Today Munda Tribe has a population of around two million. The Munda Tribes are highly respected people from the time of pre -Independence of India.

Birsa Munda is the most respected Munda person who turned into a Prophet and was a freedom fighter in the Indian Independence Struggle.

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Edited bookswith Anne de Sales (eds), Out of the Study, Into the Field: ethnographic theory and practice in France, Oxford: Berghahn Books. Munda people. Munda people, an ethnic group of the Chota Nagpur Plateau region of eastern India and parts of Bangladesh; Munda peoples, list of peoples speaking Munda languages; Munda languages, a language family spoken by about nine million people in eastern and central India; Mundari language, a member of the Munda language family, spoken by.

Central India is a loosely defined region of is no clear official definition and various ones may be used. One common definition consists of the states of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, which are included in almost all definitions.

Like some other definitions this takes the part of northern India that is "central" on an east-west axis. Get this from a library. The Munda languages. [Gregory D S Anderson;] -- "The Munda group of languages of the Austroasiatic family are spoken within central and eastern India by almost ten million people.

To date, they are among the least well-known and least documented. noun Munda, Mundas. 1 A member of a group of indigenous peoples living scattered in a region from east central India to Nepal and Bangladesh. ‘Throughout central and southern India there are tribal populations such as Mundas, Oraons and Santals, there are Dravidian groups in southern India such as Tamils and the Malayalam-speaking peoples in Kerala.’.

Munda a small ethnic group living in different parts of Bangladesh. According to some estimates based on information gathered by some non-government organisations, there are Munda families in the counted locally, 1, Mundas live in scattered villages of koyra and dumuria upazilas of khulna district and shyamnagar, debhata and tala upazilas of satkhira district - all falling.

Tribe, Tribal India, Tribal History In this chapter, an attempt has been made to present a general profile of Tribal India. The chapter begins with the concept of 'tribe' and shows how it has undergone changes through the ages and then it gives an outline history of Tribal India.

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