Distinct culture of Narikuravas

Narikurava is an indigenous hunting tribal community in India, concentrated more in the state of Tamilnadu. They live a nomadic life.
Dr.Philo Irudhayanth has done extensive research on this and other nomadic communities in India. His notable Tamil book on the Narikurava community titled “Yaar intha Nadodigal”(translated into ‘Who are these nomads?’) provides an extensive record of their life, culture and customs.

 

 

Related articles from The Times of India, that might be useful for anthropologists:

1. Tracing a nomadic dialect from TN to Gujarat

2. Rituals reflect distinct culture of Narikuravas