By Roland Josef Hardenberg
This research focuses upon the population of the Niamgiri mountain variety within the Rayagada District of Orissa, India. nearly all of the inhabitants during this quarter comprises nearly 8000 Dongria Kond living in exactly over 100 villages, unfold over a space of approximately 250 sq. miles. This e-book specializes in the social association and cultural representations of those teams, that have no longer formerly been defined intimately.
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