Among the Wanchos of Arunachal Pradesh by L. R. Srivastava

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Published by Research Dept., Arunachal Pradesh Administration in Shillong .

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  • Wancho (Indic people)

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On verso of t.p.: Published by the Director of Information and Public Relations, Arunachal Pradesh, Shilong.

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Statement[by] L. R. N. Srivastava.
LC ClassificationsDS485.A86 S74
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Pagination188 p.
Number of Pages188
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Open LibraryOL5174867M
LC Control Number74900198

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Arunachal Pradesh is only one of those beads, the totality of which make the heritage of this art in India. This book attempts to give an account of the dances of the different communities of Arunachal Pradesh.

This region is divided for administrative purposes into five districts—Tirap, Lohit, Siang, Subansiri and Kameng. The tribes, whose Author: Niranjan Sarkar.

Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Takam Sanjoy was quick in castigating the Pema Khandu government for creating districts only on paper and without sufficient infrastructure in place.

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Duck: In Assam, Kumurat diya hanhor mangxo (duck meat curry) is a favourite among locals. Cooked with ash gourd and spiced up with crushed black pepper, duck meat has a distinctive flavour. Christians in Goa love their sweet and sour duck curry.

The Wanchos of Arunachal Pradesh relish duck meat. With an area of 83, sq. km, Arunachal Pradesh is the largest among the north-eastern states of India.

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Tucked into the far eastern corner of India and connected to the mainland subcontinent by a chicken neck lies less ventured to destinations and peoples. Almost half a century ago much of this vast region had been almost completely isolated and Seven Sisters –Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland known as North- East India.

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7. Marriage custom of the Tutsa of Arunachal Pradesh/Gobinda Palit and Nokchang Songthing. 8. Marriage system of the Khampti of Lohit District in Arunachal Pradesh/Nang Laxmee Namchoom.

9. Marriage system of the Buguns of Arunachal Pradesh/Pachang Miji. Some aspects of marriage system of the Idus of Arunachal Pradesh/Razzeko Dele. Duck: In Assam, Kumurat diya hanhor mangxo (duck meat curry) is a favourite among locals.

Cooked with ash gourd and spiced up with crushed black pepper, duck meat has a distinctive flavour. Christians in Goa love their sweet and sour duck curry. The Wanchos of Arunachal Pradesh relish duck meat.All species except the Oriental pied hornbill are listed under Schedule I of the Wildlife Protection Act ().

The Rufous-necked hornbill is listed as ‘rare’ in the IUCN Red Data Book (). The great hornbill is also the state bird of Arunachal Pradesh and is the most valued and hunted by tribal groups, followed by the Rufous-necked.

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