Chhattisgarh


How Dussehra is celebrated in Bastar: Bastar Dussehra Travel Guide. 28

How Dussehra is celebrated in Bastar: Bastar Dussehra Travel Guide. You will celebrate Bastar Dussehra if you want to be part of the World's longest festival and witness an authentic tribal culture. The Indian State of Chhattisgarh has a special and fascinating Vijayadashami (Dussehra festival).   Here, there's nothing to do with the Ramayana and the victory of King Rama. [...]
The Maharaja during Bastar Dussehra

Tribal Chhattisgarh

How to enjoy the best of Tribal Chhattisgarh in India. 26   Recently updated !

How to enjoy the best of Tribal Chhattisgarh in India. Do you dream as Marc, a Canadian anthropologist, to discover some preserved and friendly tribes in an offbeat place of India? If the answer is yes, Tribal Chhattisgarh, especially Bastar District, is for you ! These are some suggestions for your visit, my contacts, my firm-favourite and a suggested itinerary [...]

How Bastar Tribal people gave my life a new exciting perspective. 46

How Bastar Tribal people gave my life a new exciting perspective. Only a few lines in one of the most famous guidebooks. Tribal Chhattisgarh, close to Odisha, seemed liked a paradise for intrepid explorers. "42 different ethnic groups", "tribal haats" (markets), "chapura" (alive ants), "Dussehra festival"... My soul of apprentice ethnologist couldn't resist for long. After checking a few Indian [...]
Bastar Tribal people

Kabra rock paintings

Discovering the amazing rock paintings of Kabra Hills. 3

Discovering the amazing rock paintings of Kabra Hills. Kabra Hills... After sharing with us his visit to the prehistoric cave paintings of Ongna, our friend from Raigarh, Debayan Sarkhel, discovered Kabra. This place is one more reason to explore the amazing rock paintings of Tribal Chhattisgarh. “I travelled miles, for many a year, Spent a lot in lands afar, I’ve [...]

How to visit the prehistoric Cave Paintings of Ongna. 9

How to visit the prehistoric Cave Paintings of Ongna. The Tribal Chhattisgarh in Central India is a paradise for ethnologist apprentice, but also for the lovers of history... and prehistory. It's also the place of the World that stole my heart because of its Bastar Tribal people. Today, I let my indian friend from Raigarh, Debayan Sarkhel, introduce you one [...]
Tribal man with headgear Ongna