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A study of the folk culture of the Goalpara region of Assam

BiМ„rendranaМ„tha Datta

A study of the folk culture of the Goalpara region of Assam

by BiМ„rendranaМ„tha Datta

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Published by University Publication Dept., Gauhati University in Guwahati, Assam, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Goālpāra (India : District),
  • India,
  • Goālpāra (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- India -- Goālpāra (District),
    • Goālpāra (India : District) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-308).

      StatementBirendranath Datta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR305.5.G63 D37 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 308 p. :
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL504691M
      ISBN 108186416137
      LC Control Number98901922
      OCLC/WorldCa39291411

      The State of Assam, popularly known as the land of red river and blue hills is the portal to the Northeast India. Geographically the state extends from 22°19′ to 28°16′ North Latitude and 89°42′ to 96°30′ East Longitude between the foothills of the Author: Biman Bhuyan, Prakash Rajak. To study the inception of Puppetry as a folk art form. Review the waning of Puppetry as an art form. To study the influence of the participatory nature ofPutula Naach. To find out the techniques and contents of Putula Naach. To find out the symbiotic relationship between popular culture and folk media. To study its importance as a communication.

      Etymology. Assam was known as Pragjyotisha in the Mahabharata, Puranas and historically as Kamarupa (–), a kingdom that ruled Assam for years.. The Kamarupa kingdom disintegrated into smaller kingdoms. Subsequently one of them, the Kingdom of Assam (–), became dominant and the region came to be named after that kingdom. The Capital: Dispur. Assam (English: / ə ˈ s æ m /, /-s ɑː m / listen (help info)) is a state in Northeast India, situated south of the eastern Himalayas along the Brahmaputra and Barak River valleys. Assam covers an area of 78, km 2 (30, sq mi). The state is bordered by Bhutan and the state of Arunachal Pradesh to the north; Nagaland and Manipur to the east; Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram and.

      A study on the mass removal of unwanted fish in the carp culture ponds of lower deltaic region of river Krishna South India/P. Madhaveelatha and M.K. Durga Prasad. Distribution composition and numerical abundance of benthic macrofauna of a tropical lake/S.M. Anwar Batcha. The precise etymology of modern anglicised word "Assam" is ambiguous. In the classical period and up to the 12th century the region east of the Karatoya river, largely congruent to present-day Assam, was called Kamarupa, and alternatively, Pragjyotisha. In medieval times the Mughals used Asham (eastern Assam) and Kamrup (western Assam), and during British colonialism, .


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These above mentioned folk drama styles of Assam are practiced only in a very few places of Assam today. Go To Assam Art, Culture & Crafts Notes & Study Materials Go To Assam Notes Mising Agom Kebang. Mising Agom Kebang. The Mising Agom Kebang is the highest body of the Mising people. It was established on 18 April in the district of Dhemaji, Assam.

Primary Sources(Assamese) Barua, Rai Saheb Golap Chandra (Translation and ed.), Birendranath, A Study of the Folk Culture of Goalpara Region, Guwahati University Publications, Guwahati, Maheshwar - Early History of the Vaishnavite Movement in Assam, Lawyers Book Stall, Guwahati, Assam, ().

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Tribal cultures of Southwest : Francesco Brighenti. NBT, which has been closely associated with book fests and a number of literary activities in the region, takes up several projects for the North East region and the North East study series.

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The villages of Goalpara district are scenic and attractive which display the rich cultural traditions and historical legacy of the region through the various folklores, folk songs and dance that are an integral part of the culture of the people of the region. Almost. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the : Asit Kumar Das.

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The annexation of Bengali speaking districts of Sylhet, Cachar and Goalpara to Assam inthe reorganization in to Eastern Bengal and Assam (with more Bengali districts including Jalpaiguri), and the reversal of this Partition in had a lasting influence on the linguistic antagonism tilland in post-colonial Assam.

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One of the distinctive features of the communities is folk music which is performed in various rites and rituals and festivals and ceremonies in the form of songs and dances. Origins. The Koch were mentioned separately from the Mech in Tabaqat-i-Nasiri, by Minhaj-i-Siraj, composed and compiled c In the Historical Book "The Cooch Behar State and its Land Revenue Settlements" Published by the Koch King of "Cooch Behar State" in the Yearclearly states that Koch and the Rajvanshi are of Koch Origin and Rajvanshi or Koch is the India: Assam = 6, Meghalaya = 21,   Life is awesome here.

There is no place else like home. Talking about Guwahati in general, it is a ‘melting pot’ of different cultures, faith and ethnicities and is truly a symbolization of “unity in a great diversity”. It can rightfully be termed. Goalpara region ( words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article Birendranath ().

A Study of the Folk Culture of the Goalpara Region of Assam. Guwahati, Assam: University Publication Department, Gauhati University.

↑ Bīrendranātha Datta, A Study of the Folk Culture of the Goalpara Region of Assam, pageUniversity Publication Department of Gauhati University, ↑ Ballie Singha, Culture and Tradition of North East India, p Vivekananda Kendra, ↑ Smita Bhattacharyya, "Ferment rice for a healthy morsel", The Telegraph, The nomils with colorful costumes dance to the tune of dama and folk songs in a circle.

Most of the folk songs depict ordinary Garo life, God's blessings, beauty of nature, day-to-day struggles, romance, and human aspirations. Dhaka Wangala. There Garos living in Dhaka.

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