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Birhors a little-known jungle tribe of Chota Nagpur by Roy, Sarat Chandra Rai Bahadur

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Published by Man in India Office in Ranchi .
Written in English


  • Birhor (Indic people)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Sarat Chandra Roy.
LC ClassificationsDS432B5 R6, DS432B5 R6 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 298 p., [10] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19170779M

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The tribal communities are very important segment of Indian population. India is the only country in the world which has largest concentration of tribal people with cultural diversities. Birhors follow the rules of tribal and clan endogamy. A Birhor boy is supposed to get married with a Birhor girl, but the clan of the boy and the girl should not be same. Tandas or bands have families of different clans but they follow the rule of tanda exogamy. At . Birhors, being a very small community, might be first to vanish followed by other ‘primitive’ groups. People of the jungle cannot live without jungles. Can you imagine - forest cover in the Damodar Valley of Jharkhand, home to Birhors and other tribal groups, has been stripped from .   The Birhors, however, consider every natural phenomenon and object in the universe having a life (jiu) which is created by Sing Bonga. They do not view man and nature as separate. Life is the common factor commenting the relationship between man .

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