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Traditional customs and rituals of Northeast India

Traditional customs and rituals of Northeast India

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Published by Vivekananda Kendra Institute of Culture in Guwahati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India, Northeastern -- Civilization -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditor, P.C. Sarma.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsSarma, P. C., Vivekananda Kendra Institute of Culture.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS483.4 .T74 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16269007M
    LC Control Number2006561464

    When he is not writing, or travelling, he immerses himself in music and books, his refuge. More stuff from India: Dangerous Selfies & Deaths – The No Selfie Zone! 6 Strange Places to Visit in India! Strange Indian Customs, Beliefs, Values, Culture and Rituals! Weird Indian Cuisine – 5 Bizarre Foods From The Subcontinent! It seems, Raghavendra Singh, currently the secretary of the Union ministry for culture, first floated the concept. At the time Singh was director of National Archives of India and he wanted to hold an exhibition on the Northeast. But when that didn’t happen, all that research took the shape of the book. Back to the book.

      An overview in terms of how the tribal community affects the travel and tourism industry in India. Whether you are going for a trekking tour in the Indian Himalayan region or beach holiday in Andaman, Goa or Kerala you will surely get a glimpse of some of the tribes dwelling in the region. In contrast to leisurescapers, the explorers who travel to seek the indigenous colours of India go deep. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The Satra institution-form, life and culture: understanding medieval Vaishnava traditions of Assam / D. Nath --Neo-Vaishnavism and other religious cults of Assam: a study in conflict and compromises / S. Barman --The Bhakti movement and its multipronged impact on the Mataks and the .

    time to change. According to Indologists, Indian culture stands not only for a traditional social code but also for a spiritual foundation of life. Indian culture is an invaluable possession of our society. Indian culture is the oldest of all the cultures of the world. Inspite of facing many ups and downs Indian culture is shinning with all. Facts about Indian Customs and Traditions 4: The traditional clothes. The traditional clothes of Indian are Sari. There are many colors, fabric, and design of it. That is why sari can be worn in all occasions. Besides, the other traditional clothes are Kurta-pajama or salwaar-kameez. It is a kind of two-piece set of tunic with pants and a scarf.


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