Santhal Current Affairs, GK & News
Santhali has become the first Indian tribal language to get a Wikipedia edition in its native script. It is a language in the Munda subfamily of Austroasiatic languages & presently has content of about 70,000 words. The Santhali Wikipedia edition received approval from the Wikimedia Foundation’s Language Committee on June 28, 2018 and finally, the ..
Topics: Austroasiatic languages • India • Languages of India • Munda languages • Ol Chiki script • Santal people • Santali • Santali language • Santali Wikipedia • Santhal • States and union territories of India
The book “The Adivasi Will Not Dance” has been authored by Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar. It is a mature, passionate, intensely political book of stories, made up of the very stuff of life. Recently, the book is in news because the Jharkhand government has banned the book on the grounds that it portrayed the Santhal women ..
Topics: Adivasi • Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar • Indian Literature • Indian society • Santhal • South Asia • The Adivasi Will Not Dance: Stories • The Hindu Literary Prize • The Mysterious Ailment of Rupi Baskey