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Gained in Translation: Some necessary superstitions

a grove belonging to this goddess, or the woods belonging to some snake or ghost - folklore is replete with forest-saving superstitions

Todas: The Naturalistic People

The values these people espouse are linked to the fact that their sacred homeland is now at the heart of India’s very first biosphere reserve.

With Sickle and Stick They Saved a Forest

A story of transformation of village women into an unwavering collective which can stand for its rights and for values they cherish.

Sunder Nursery in full bloom

Spaces for families to enjoy a picnic, soak in some culture at the amphitheatre, marvel at the flora and fauna and use for exercise.

Vembanad’s fishing community protects their fish with sanctuaries

To protect the fish resources, the traditional fishing community of Vembanad Lake has started constructing fish sanctuaries in the lake

Where blackbuck are dearer than sons

Some villagers think the animals increase productivity by grazing on their crops.

The rookery by the bay

Forest Department watchers and volunteers from villagers make stupendous efforts to protect the eggs from dogs, jackals and others

The Journey of Shillong’s Waste-pickers to become Compost Suppliers to Meghalaya Raj Bhawan

They truly uphold the dignity of labour and have come to be known for their sense of happiness, unity, and cooperation.

अब तालाब पेटे पर पक्षियों का हक़ (in Hindi)

बऱ्ड विलेज के रूप में पहचान को लेकर ग्रामीणों ने परम्परा बदली है. पक्षी दऱ्शन के लिए पऱ्यटकों की आवाजाही बढेगी, जिससे रोजगार की सम्भावना बढ़ेगी.

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