March 25, 2018

Mahatma Gandhi rightly quoted “The nature has enough to fulfill our needs, but not our greeds”. One of the best strategies to reclaim and sustain one’s control over natural resources is through disciplines and righteous use of the natural resources. The use and availab...

March 25, 2018

The other day while I was surfing the internet hunting for information on the world water day celebrated on 22nd of march every year, I was trying to establish a link between the international concern over water and the status of water related issues in the Indian cont...

March 25, 2018

Ryan has been asking me to tell something about Sahariyas. His interest was why this word keeps coming up in the house.
 

So how do I tell him who are Sahariyas. In simple answer, they are like us. Like all of us. A drive of about 30 minutes will take us to their commun...

March 25, 2018

“The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)    represents the first global expression of rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled.”

Human Rights are intended to preserving the dignity of the people. Although human rights are ind...

March 23, 2018

How does the economy of the forest dwellers function? The forest dwellers have been give name-tribe. It is not easy to have common understanding about the word. Who is a tribe? Is it a similar to the caste system of India? Different tribal groups are at different menta...

March 23, 2018

Saharia is name of an indigenous people inhabiting the Gwalior and Chambal regions of Madhya Pradesh. Their population spread extends beyond this region to Rajasthan and UP. Their anthropological characteristics are similar to Kol and Gonds. Their habitations are mostl...

March 23, 2018

Prostitution, flesh trading and sex work are few words, which describe an individual, or group who make living by selling sex. How is it different from modern prostitution? In Bedias, it is a culturally and socially accepted form of earning livelihood. Entire community...

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