Assam: Its Heritage and Culture

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Gyan Publishing House, 2005 - Assam (India) - 236 pages
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A comprehensive book on Assam its heritage and culture. Assam is full of mountains, plateaus, river streams, various tribes, dense forests, and rare wild species. The author attempts to discuss all aspects its ancient history, its contribution in freedom struggle, tribal dances, weaving industry, tourist places, drama and cinema and a special focus of Gopinath Bardolai A useful book on history and culture of Assam.
 

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Fantastic Read .The Author gives us a really In depth and neat explanation. One that is easy to understand but at the same time speaks loads.

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Wonderful reading....a must buy for every Assamese.

Contents

Mystifying Inimitable and Distinctive
9
Assam in the Pages of Ancient History
13
Contribution of Assam in British Administrative System and Freedom Movement
45
Geographical Structure
65
Social and Economical Structure
77
Vaishnav Sect in Assam and Shrimant Shankardev
91
Language and Literature of Assam
105
Hindi and Hindi Journalism in Assam 127
127
Assamese Drama and Cinema
141
Gopi Nath Bardolai
165
Tribal Dances of Assam
169
Where Every Woman is a Weaver
175
Tourist Places of Assam and Architecture
179
Extrimism in Assam
209
Tourist Guide
225
Index
231

Child Literature and Hindi Child Journalism
135

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