Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Author Name    Biyotkesh Tripathy

Title   Tribal Myths and Legends of Orissa (The Story of Origins)

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Delhi, India Pratibha Prakashan 2005

ISBN    8177021001 / 9788177021004

Seller ID   101355

The myths and legends presented here are all new field collections. The purpose of the book is twofold. First it will try to correct the popular urban belief or the belief of the educated elitist belief to be exact that our tribal people are ignorant uneducated and uncultured and that the little culture etc. they have is the gift of the mainstream civilization. And second it will attempt to bring out the richness of tribal culture carried in their myths and legends and to establish its antiquity in the context of the prime civilizations of the world the Mesopotamian the Babylonian the Hindu the Egyptian the Greek and the Judeo Christian. The book introduces a competitive reading to evaluate degrees of being civilized if such things are possible. Finally it examines myths as a fossil field which is layered and in which ancient facts are trapped and held as fossils. The book suggests ways of identifying recovering and studying these fossils in order to construct the tribe's prehistory and ethos. Printed Pages: 316.

Tribal Myths and Legends of Orissa (The Story of Origins) Biyotkesh Tripathy

Price = 48.00 USD


Books of related interest
Deer in Rock Art of India and Europe
Giacamo Camuri, Andelo Fossati & Yashodar Mathpal (Ed.)
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Indian Fairs and Festivals: Religious and Socio-Cultural
G.D. Gururani
15.40 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Nizam-British Relations 1724-1857
Sarojini Regani
7.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Peoples of All Nations: Their Life Today and Story of Their Past, 14 vols
J.A. Hammerton (Ed.)
416.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

A Political History of Imperial Guptas: From Gupta to Skand Gupta
Tej Ram Sharma
6.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Profiles of Eminent Goans: Past and Present
J. Clement Vaz Ph. D
18.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Repersenting Tribe: The Ho of Singhbhum Under Colonial Rule
Asoka Kumar Sen
8.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Research Methodology in History
Tej Ram Sharma
4.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Resurgent India
J.N. Nanda & M.S. Batra (Authors)
8.10 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Romantic Land of Hind
I.L. Musannif
22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Sawants of Wadi and the Portuguese: Coastal Politics in 18th and 19th Centuries
S.K. Mahamai
6.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Second Historical Survey of Women`s Education in India 1988-1994: Present Status and Perspective Plan Statistical Indicators with a Global View
J.C. Aggarwal & S.P. Agarwal (Authors)
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie