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The Tribals of India

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Buffalo-horn head gear, Madhya Pradesh
Tribal Head Gear
Tribal woman wearing self-made jewelry
A Tribal woman wearing self-made jewelry, Madhya Pradesh

Tribal Women at a Weekly Marketplace
Bastar District, Madhya Pradesh
Tribal Women at a Weekly Marketplace
For every boy, his girl - at the Ghotuls
For Every Boy, his Girl
Western style dating is an integral part of tribal education system among the Murias of Madhya Pradesh

Tribal Beauty
Young girl with a necklace made with coins in Madhya Pradesh
Beautiful Tribal Woman
Two Tribals decorating a Headgear
Tribals decorating a head-gear

Tribal Women Gathered for All-Night Long Dance
Bastar, Madhya Pradesh, circa 1976
Tribal Women around Campfire
Tribals of Madhya Pradesh
Long Distance Walking
Tribals who cannot afford bus fare, take to long distance walking

Halakki Women in a Group Dance
Tarle dancers, Ravindra Kalakshetra, Bangalore, 2000
Tribal Group Dance
A Student at Ghotul
Bells of a Adivasi Dancer
Ghotul boy from Madhya Pradesh

Korku Tribal with his Stick Tool
Nagadwara, Madhya Pradesh
The Korku Community

Tribal Dancer at a Tribal Education Institution
Notice his headgear decorated with the teeth of a wild boar

Decorated Headgear of a Tribal Student
Notice his headgear decorated with feathers of a bird
Tribal Student at Ghotul
Tribal of Madhya Pradesh
Bison Horn Maria Drummer

Gramokkal Lady of Hebbar Hittal, 1987
By tracing the border, one can learn the way the saree is wrapped
Gramokkal Woman of Uttara Kannada
Tribal Jewelry
Silver Jewelry of a Gondati

Halbi Tribal Man Praying in front of a Tulasi
We notice that some tribes like Halbis follow Hindu norms completely.

Dancing Tribal Women
The Kahuraho Folk Festival, 1977

Dancers Walking on Stilts
The Khajuraho Folk Festival, 1977
Folk Artists of Madhya Pradesh

Man Belonging to the Korku Tribe
Vindhya Forest, Madhya Pradesh

A Santali Girl and Her Pet
Village of Plassey, West Bengal
On Way to Marketplace
Tribal Women on their Way to Market
Tribal women walking in a single file, Narayanpur, 1977

Daughter of the Forest
A decorated tribal woman at the Jagadalpur marketplace, Jagadalpur, Madhya Pradesh 1976
Women of India
Jewelry of the Gond Tribe
Finely Crafted Bangle

Tribal Girl in Unicloth
The village of Chote-Dongar, Madhya Pradesh
Women of Forest-Shepherd Community
The Female of the Tribe
Members of the Bettada-Kuruba tribal community

Man Belonging to the Kadu Kuruba Tribe
The town of H.D. Kote, Karnataka
A Shepherds of the Jungle
Tribal Jewelry
Bangles that resemble Anklets
Tribal jewelry from Madhya Pradesh

Tattoos of a Tribal Woman
Photograph hand-colored by Kamat. Notice the combs in her hair and metallic jewelry.
Tribals of Bastar
Gonda Youth
A Youngster belonging to the Gonda Tribe

Tribal Saree Styles -- Notice how short the saree is
Jagadalpur Dasara
Just Curious


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