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Tribal geography of India Jammu and Kashmir

Mohammed Bashir Magray

Tribal geography of India Jammu and Kashmir

by Mohammed Bashir Magray

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Published by Oberoi Book Service in Jammu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bakrawallah (Indic people) -- Social conditions.,
  • Bakrawallah (Indic people) -- Economic conditions.

  • About the Edition

    Chiefly on social and economic conditons of Bakrawallah, nomadic people from Jammu and Kashmir.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [108]-117).

    StatementMohammed Bashir Magray.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS432.B32+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 117 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3457100M
    LC Control Number2005386372

      Independence of India was a legal act. The UK parliament passed the India Independence Act of following the norms of the emerging new world. The erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir became an integral part of India after an instrument of accession was signed by the then ruler of Jammu and Kashmir. Systematic Geography of Jammu and Kashmir by Qazi S.A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Prime Minister Kak describes the role played by the Indian National Congress in the affairs of Jammu and Kashmir from onwards and explains why the Kingdom could not accede to India in when the offer to accede was first made and again in when the Prime Minister came under pressure from several quarters to accede to Pakistan and to. Broken down further, the Kashmir Valley region has a 97% Muslim majority, the Jammu region has a 66% Hindu majority and in Ladakh region, 46% are Buddhist. The troubles take many forms: a) Tensions between countries, at times, have come to a head in outright conflict. Kashmir is a thorn in the side of relations between India and Pakistan.

    New Delhi, National Book Trust, India; [chief stockists in India: India Book House, Bombay], [] Series: India, the land and the people. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Jammu and Kashmir (India) -- Geography. Geography. India -- Jammu and. Jammu and Kashmir Issue. This area has been the bone of contention between India and Pakistan since Pakistan has also claimed some areas of Kashmir that came to be known as the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir later. However, it is now interested in getting the whole valley and that is why; has been putting continuous pressure on India.


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There is an overall improvement in conditions of tribal women thanks to increasing literacy and different women and community empowerment schemes initiated by the Government of Jammu and Kashmir and Government of India.

The 12 Scheduled Tribes of Jammu and Kashmir are: 1. Gujjar 2. Bakarwal 3. Gaddi 4. Sippi 5. Balti 6. Beda 7. Bot 8. Brokpa. The history of peopling of Jammu and Kashmir State is a record of constant impulses of immigration from the north-west, west, south and east directions.

The alien races, ethnic groups and various religions have influenced the cultural ethos and mode of life of the people of this region. India has very few now batting for it in the Kashmir Valley and possibly in the Muslim-dominated Poonch of Jammu.

When the Modi government and the RSS does not share the aspirations of a modern, egalitarian and truly secular nation, it would be quite ridiculous to expect the people of Kashmir and its leaders to Tribal geography of India Jammu and Kashmir book for it.

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The present Jammu and Kashmir region is inhabited by several enormous tribes like the Dogras populating in the plains, the Pahadis of the hills and the nomadic mountain-dwelling tribes of the Gujjars, etc.

These tribes of Jammu and Kashmir make up the authentic and characteristic ethnic culture of this primeval state and its tribal culture. The book presents a detailed systematic account of the major geographical aspects of Jammu and Kashmir, with focus on structure, relief, climate, natural vegetation, soils, mineral resources, ethnic composition, population, agriculture, industries, tourism, urbanization, transport and trade.

India lies on the Indian Plate, the northern part of the Indo-Australian Plate, whose continental crust forms the Indian country is situated north of the equator between 8°4' north to 37°6' north latitude and 68°7' east to 97°25' east longitude. It is the seventh-largest country in the world, with a total area of 3, square kilometres (1, sq mi).

When the whole Valley of Kashmir was under water this hillock was the first piece of dry land lying in the form of an igneous island. Excerpts from: Geography of Jammu & Kashmir State by Dr. Raina Radha Krishan Anand & Co. Pacca Danga, Jammu.

At the height of the Cold War, inwhen the Anglo-American bloc (it is often conveniently forgotten these days) was arm-twisting New Delhi to hold a plebiscite in Jammu and Kashmir, the First.

From the Book: The state of Jammu & Kashmir consists of three distinctly separate regions - Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh. Here, the history of craft dates back to the neolithic handmade pottery of Burzahom in Kashmir ( to BC), and stone-age tools and pottery unearthed at Akhnoor and Ambaran in Jammu.

In the meantime, Pakistan sent ‘marauding tribal fighters’ to annex Jammu and Kashmir. The Maharaja then sought India’s military help and acceded to India. The ‘accession’ had the.

Article of the Indian constitution. Article of the Indian constitution gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir—a region located in the northern part of Indian subcontinent which was administered by India as a state from to 31 Octoberand a part of the larger region of Kashmir, which has been the subject of dispute between India, Pakistan, and China since —conferring.

Although Pakistan entered into standstill agreement. It invaded the Kashmir from North with the army of soldiers and tribes men armed with modern weapons. In the early hours 24th Octthousand of tribal pathans swept into Kashmir.

The Maharaja of Jammu and Kashmir appealed to India. August 5 marked the first anniversary of the abrogation of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and conversion of the erstwhile state into two Union Territories — Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.

But more than all this, it has meant the constitutional mainstreaming of this erstwhile state and an end to the shameful, discriminatory and.

Jammu and Kashmir is a region administered by India as a union territory, and constituting the southern portion of the larger Kashmir region, which has been the subject of a dispute between India and Pakistan sinceand between India and China since The region of Jammu and Kashmir is separated by the Line of Control from the Pakistani-administered territories of Azad Kashmir and.

Jammu and Kashmir was a region formerly administered by India as a state from toconstituting the southern and southeastern portion of the larger Kashmir region.

The western districts of this state are known as Azad Kashmir and northern territories known as Gilgit-Baltistan are administered by Pakistan. Baramulla (bærəˈmʊlə) is a city and a municipality in the Baramulla district in the Indian union territory of Jammu and is on the bank of the Jhelum River downstream from Srinagar, the state city was earlier known as Varahamula.

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Jammu and Kashmir is an abode to quite a number of tribal communities, who have settled down in every nook and corner of this hilly countryside. Most of the tribes of Jammu and Kashmir State are believed to have descended from the famous and legendary family of the carry on and conduct a successful conversation amongst each other, some of these Jammu and Kashmir tribesmen.

NEW DELHI: In a first, former Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu became the first tribal to take charge as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. Kashmir and Jammu was a princely state in the Himalayas next to the territories of British India in the north.

It was ruled by a Hindu Maharaja. The state was created in after the defeat of the Sikhs. The East India Company annexed the Kashmir valley and wanted to recover some of the cost of the Anglo-Sikh war.

The Muslim majority Kashmir was sold to the Dogra ruler of Jammu under the.Up until August 5,India had only one Kashmir policy, which was ‘maintaining the status quo’. Successive governments in the last seven decades did everything they could, simply to maintain the status quo in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

It helped no one. The Survey of India has redrawn the map of India to depict the newly formed Union Territories (UT) of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) and Ladakh. Areas .