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People

Like most of our states Jharkhand is also a melting pot where people from different parts of the country have come and settled down.But the original inhabitants are remarkably prominent.
The state has a tribal population of about 28 percent.There are 30 different tribal communities, major one being Santhals,Oraons, Mundas and Hos. Some other tribes being Kherwar, Chero, Birhor and Paharias. The predominant  communities have their strong presence in the state that is reflected through their festivals, rituals, music, language and literature. Their lifestyle are also so distinct that they have influenced the characteristics of the areas they dwell.

The Santhals

With over 18 lakh population,the Santhals are the largest tribal group in the state and their concentration is mainly in Dumka,Godda,Deoghar,Jamtara and Pakur district of Santhal parganas and east and West Singhbhum districts.

Their mother tounge is Santhali,a language of Austro-Asiatic family. Most of them also know Hindi or Bengali. The Santhals are divided into twelve matrilineal totemic clans.Settled agriculture is their main occupation followed by gathering of forest produce since they traditionally prefer to live in hilly forest clearings.Educated among them work for government and non-government agencies. They have their owm folk songs.  The Santhals have their own three-tire community council-The village council, the pargana council and the hunt  council.

The Oraons

The Oraons are the second largest tribal community of Jharkhand with over 10 lakh population. Majority of them  reside in Ranchi and Hazaibagh areas. They speak Kurukh belonging to a sub-group of Dravidian language family. They also speak Hindi and Sadri. The Oraons have several exogamous totemic clans and they use their clan names as surnames. They prefer to live in the forest areas, land and forest being their main economic resources. They are mainly settled cultivators but depend on forest produces during the lean months. Educated Oraons are engaged in government and private jobs in large number.

They have their own folk songs and folk tales. Both men and women participate in dance during festivals.

The Mundas

The mundas are the third largest tribal group buff the state, mostly concentrated in Khunti barea of Ranchi district. Their mother-tongue is Mundari, one of the major Austro-Asiatic language of India. They speak Hindi also. The Mundas are divided into totemic clans.They are patrilocal and agriculture is their traditional and primary occupation which they supplement by forest produce. Education has spread among them remarkably and many of them are employed in private and government organization. Mundas are mainly nature worshippers. They also worship their ancestors, clans and village deities. Mundari folk songs and music are rich.

The Hos

The Hos are the fourth major tribal community of Jharkhand ,mostly found in Singh hum. Their mother tongue, Ho, belongs to Austro-Asiatic family language. They are divided into a number of exogamous totemic clans which control their marriage system.

They follow patrilocal rule of residence. Agriculture is their main occupation followed by gathering and fishing as subsidiary occupation.They follow their traditional religion.

The Birhors
The Birhors, though much less in numbers, are found in Jharkhand. The name Birhor is derived from the word bir meaning jungle and hor meaning man and thus the Birhors are the forest dwellers in true sense. They are a nomadic community, though the government always tries to settle them. In Jharkhand they are distributed in the district of Ranchi, Gumla and Hazaribagh in Chhotanagpur plateau. Their language is Birhor, which is considered to be an Austro-Asiatic language. They also speak Sadri and Hindi.
Regarded as landless community, Birhors are mainly gatherers. They are also found engaged in rope making.


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Kailash Mansarovar Yatra
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Buddhist India Tour
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Chardham Yatra Tour
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Golden Temple Tour
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Hemkund Sahib Yatra
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Corbett National Park
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Tiger Trails
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South India Wildlife Tour
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North East India Wildlife Tour Package
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Jungle Holidays Tour
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Lord Buddha Parikrima Tours
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