Tribal history & society in India is by far the least understood, surely it doesn’t merit much popular attention. I’ll surely try construct a compendium on this vast topic, first dealing with origin & then coming onto history of tribes.
Why do civilizations decay? Why’d the mighty Rome die into shambles that too subdued by the unruly Huns & Goths? Why’d the all powerful Achaemenids, Arabs or Chinese, timeless as they were obfuscate so easily. So, here we have a plethora of disparate reasons leading up to the decline & decimation of large cultures across… Read More Why Do Civilizations Decay?
To be able to understand the failings of mineral rich states like: Jharkhand, Orissa & Chattisgarh, we’ll need to delve deeper into the East-West conundrum. The Western part of India is relatively prosperous thanks to stable state governments since independence. In many western states (Gujarat & coastal Maharashtra) the presence of a traditional mercantile… Read More East- West conundrum of India