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folk-tales of the Garos

Dewansingh Shangma Rongmuthu

folk-tales of the Garos

by Dewansingh Shangma Rongmuthu

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Published by Dept. of Publication, University of Gauhati in Gauhati] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- India.,
  • Folklore -- India.,
  • Garo (Indic people) -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Errata: 4 p. at end.

    Statementcompiled by Dewan Sing Rongmuthu.
    GenreFolklore.
    SeriesUniversity of Gauhati. Department of Tribal Culture and Folklore Research. Publication ; no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392, 4 p. ;
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22011192M

    Is thickly forested and hence one of the richest spots in bio-diversity. The Garos mostly inhabiting the three districts of the State namely East Garo Hill, West Garo hill and South Garo Hill are essentially unreasonable, believe in spirits and have rich habitual tales of myths and legends. To the Garos the whole thing that is. Folk Tales genre: new releases and popular books, including When the Sea Turned to Silver by Grace Lin, A Pocketful of Crows by Joanne M. Harris, Chicken.

    Garo people The Garos are a tribal people in Meghalaya, India and neighboring areas of Bangladesh, who call themselves Achik Mande (literally "hill people," from achik "hill" + mande "people") or simply Achik or Mande.[1] They are the second-largest tribe in Meghalaya after theKhasi and.   In an article under this heading in the last number of Folk-Lore Mr. T. C. Hodson says: “It may help to remove misunderstandings if this examination of Garo marriages begins with a transcript of the exact text of the passage in the Assam Census Report for , on which Sir James Frazer bases his view that ‘among the Garos marriage with a mother's brother's widow appears to be a simple.

    Book Wizard; Collection. Folktales and Folklore. Use these resources to teach students about folklore, have them analyze folktales that have been passed down from one generation to the next, and tell one of their own! Grades. PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8. Fifty Hausa Folk-Tales (). A. J. N. Tremearne Sirmûr Folklore Notes. H. A. Rose. Armenian Folk-Tales (4). J. S. Wingate Address to His Majesty King George V.. Correspondence:— Sale of Salvage Stock to Members of the Society. Charlotte S. Burne 93 The Future Work of the Folk-Lore Society. Eleanor Hull and A. Nutt


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