Bastar


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

Interview Stephanie Langlet in Dantewada Bastar

How to use your influence as a traveler and help people. 47

How to use your influence as a traveler and help people. Do you have influence?   Maybe you're an influencer in your job, country, online. Maybe you're not. But what I can tell you for sure is:   As a traveler, when you travel in certain places, you have a lot of influence you can use to help the local [...]

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 [...]
Tribal Chhattisgarh

Bastar Tribal people

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 [...]