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introduction to the study of Indian folklore

Pavoorchatram Rajagopal Subramanian

introduction to the study of Indian folklore

by Pavoorchatram Rajagopal Subramanian

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Published by Subramanian in Tuticorin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- India.,
    • Folklore.,
    • India -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby P. R. Subramanian.
      SeriesFolklore series ; 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR305 .S694
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 51 p. ;
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4863659M
      LC Control Number75903028

      A symbiosis of man and nature is clearly manifested in tribal folklore. 'Tribal Folklore An Introduction' is an attempt to throw light into the culture and tradition of the 35 odd tribal sects living at different parts of Kerala. The author, P.K. Devan, has taken an earnest effort to offer a primary account of tribal folklore in five chapters.   Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. First published under title: An introduction to the popular religion and folklore of northern India Bibliography: v. 2, p. []Pages:

      Living Folklore is a comprehensive, straightforward introduction to folklore as it is lived, shared and practiced in contemporary settings. Drawing on examples from diverse American groups and experiences, this text gives the student a strong foundation—from the field’s history and major terms to theories, interpretive approaches, and by: About: The rich culture and vast landscape of India come alive in their ancient folk tales and folklore. Indian folklore and fairy tales have entertained and enlightened generations, since the dawn of language to modern time, with ballads of heroes, so beloved, they are deified and worshiped around the continent, and with epic poetry that strengthens and heralds a .

      Folklore, in modern usage, an academic discipline the subject matter of which (also called folklore) comprises the sum total of traditionally derived and orally or imitatively transmitted literature, material culture, and custom of subcultures within predominantly literate and technologically advanced societies; comparable study among wholly or mainly nonliterate . National Folklore Support Centre (NFSC) is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation, registered in Chennai dedicated to the promotion of Indian folklore research, education, training, networking, and publications. The aim of the Centre is to integrate scholarship with activism, aesthetic appreciation with community development, comparative.


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