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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What were the causes of Bastar Rebellion?

The rebellion of Bastar in 1910 was caused by a combination of various factors. The moves of the colonial government pave the way for the Bastar rebellion in the following ways: The moves included displacemen...

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

How was the life of Pastoralists changed dramatically under colonial rule?

The colonial rulers wanted to transform all grazing lands into cultivated farms.This was necessary to increase land revenue.

Along with this increasing the cultivated land was necessary for increasin

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Explain the Indian Forest Act of 1865 ?

According to the Indian Forest Act of 1865 most of the basic means of livelihood of the forest dwelling tribes were banned by the British. The daily practices of villagers, such as cutting wood, grazing cattl...

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Feb 28

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Write a short note on Waste land rules.

The forests were considered as waste lands by the Britishers as these lands did not yield agricultural product nor any other revenue.
According tothe waste land rules, uncultivated lands were taken and g...

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Rajat answered 2 year(s) ago

kafila

Kafila. convoy of travellers in Arabia, Persia, or India, 1594.

Asked by Praveen

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Write about the seasonal movement of Dhangars during monsoon and dry season ?

Dhangars were an important pastoral community of Maharashtra. 

Unlike the mountain pastoralists, it was not the cold and the snow that defined the seasonal movement: rather it was the alteration of t

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Explain the Dust Bowl tragedy?

The Dust Bowl drought of the 1930s was one of the worst environmental disasters of the Twentieth Century anywhere in the world.
Three million people left their farms on the Great Plains during the droug...

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Sai answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

describe yhe life of dhangars of maharashtra?

Asked by Praveen

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Gaurav answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

why did thepastoral nomads raise cattle ?

~~Pastoralism is the branch of agriculture concerned with the raising of livestock. It is animal husbandry: the care, tending and use of animals such as camels, goats, cattle, yaks, llamas, and sheep. "Pasto

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Where is kurumas and kurbas belong to?

The Kurumas and Kurubas also lived in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. 
They reared sheep and goats and sold blankets.
They used to live near the forest and cultivated on small patches of land. 

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Why were Indian farmers reluctant to grow opium?

The farmers were unwilling to sacrifice the quality and cultivation of pulses for the sake of opium because opium cropping had to be done on the best fields, fields which otherwise were used for growing puls

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What are the main provisions of Criminal Tribes Act?

In 1871 the colonial government in India passed Criminal Tribes Act.
According to this many comunities of craftsman, traders, pastoralists were classified as criminal tribes.
They were stated to...

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Badigare answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

who are nomads?

Nomads  are people who travel around from place to place without having one settled place where they live. Many are hunters and gatherers like the San. Often they are shepherds, goatherds, or cattle herd...

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

Explain the social and economic impacts of enclosure system?

Before 1750, many English villages used the open field system of farming.
Each village was surrounded by a number of large fields which were divided into strips. Each farmer had a number of strips....

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Who were Pastoralists?

The pastoralists are nomadic tribes, who move from one place to another in search of new pastures. When the grass in a particular part is exhausted and the season becomes unconducive, the nomadic tribes move...

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Mention any two restrictions imposed under Sumptuary laws.

From 1294 to 1789, people of France were expected to follow Sumptuary laws.

The law tried to control the behaviour of those considered socially inferiors.

Preventing them from wearing clothes

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 8 month(s) ago

Pls tell me how Maasai community effected by the drought ?

1. Due to dry pastures, cattle  starve because there was lack of forage.
2. Pastoralist had to migrate to far away areas.
3.. There was a steady decline of the animl stock of the pastoralists.

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Sai answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

annual movement of gujjar bakarwals

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Badigare answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

gujjar bakarwals

1. Both Bakarwals Gujjar and Gaddi shepherd is a herder o goats and sheep.

2. Both have the same cycle of seasonal movement. In winter the Gujjars and Gaddis lived with their cattle in the low h...

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