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'Plight Of The Khasi Tribe'

by adrian 9. July 2012 10:28

Verging on extinction – this is the scenario for many of the world’s ancient tribes along with their traditions and cultures. Yet many of these tribes have much to offer today’s modern mainstream world. The Khasi Tribe of Meghalaya is one such tribe.

'Plight Of The Khasi Tribe'

 

In this high tech material world we have created (we live in today) there is now a great emphasis for us all to generate more consideration for the environment.

But this is not a new phenomenon. Some ‘lesser’ mortals have been dependent on the environment for their sustainability for generations. Their lifestyle has been one of harmonising with nature

Meghalaya is one of India’s youngest states only coming into fruition in 1972 and at this point in time gave this states major tribes their own tribal lands - the Garos, the Jantia, and the largest tribe the Khasi.

Relying on nature and the environment for their sustainability over the generations the Khasi people have learnt how to work with, and use nature and the environment - not destructively, but in a sustainable way. Passing this knowledge on down through the generations.

In relative terms many areas of Meghalaya are unspoilt – mountains still covered with a variety of trees and vegetation through which many crystal clear rivers and streams flow, and where a vast variety of flora and fauna thrives - nature at its best. The question is how long will this last in our ‘modern’ world.

Possibly the best chance is if left to tribes people like the Khasi

For many of the Khasi tribe their very existence is harmonising with nature and for them the material world means far less.

There is a great deal that the ‘modern’ mainstream world can learn and benefit from these people’s bountiful ancient traditional knowledge.

By no means should these traditional tribes be dismissed and forgotten.

But there is great concern amongst the Khasi about the demise of their ancient traditions and culture particularly those concerning the environment, health, language and possibly one of the most important, the Elders.   

Aspects covered in 'Plight Of The Khasi Tribe' include:

The lifestyle of the Khasi people

What instigated the 'Plight of the KhasiTribe'

Are they working to rekindle their ancient traditions and culture.

What are the views of the younger generation.

This subject has been covered in depth and has input from Khasi people involved in an variety of activities concerning the 'Plight of the KhasiTribe'.

First hand input regards rural Khasi lifestyle offers an interesting insight of these proud Khasi people..

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'Plight Of The Khasi Tribe'

by adrian 9. July 2012 09:39

Today many traditional tribes around the world are verging on extinction. But why. Their is so much that the mainstream world can learn from their ancient traditions and cultures especially in terms of the environment, education, health, and the elders. The 'Plight of the Khasi Tribe' takes an in depth look at one of the world's ancient traditional tribes - the Khasi Tribe.

'Plight of the Khasi Tribe'

 

The following audio extracts are from indepth audio which is available on request.

A brief outline of the following audio, 'Plight of the Khasi Tribe'

* Opening sequence - traditional Khasi music.

Leads to:

* Brief extract - rural location speaking to Khasi forest dweller reqards his lifestyle. Ends to:

* Traditional Khasi music.

Leads to:

* Brief extract of conversation with prominent Khasi figure regards Khasi traditions and culture.

Fades to:

* Brief extract of conversation with student from the capital city Shillong regards younger generations view of retaining Khasi tradition and convertion.

Fades to tradition music to end audio.

 

Listen to Audio here : - Plight of the Khasi Tribe 1.mp3 (5.15 mb)

 

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