Gazetteer of the Chamba State

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Indus Publishing, 1996 - Chamba (India : District) - 367 pages
The Preparation Of The Chamba Gazeteer Was Commenced In 1903 By H.A. Rose. Largely Aided By Dr. J. Hutchison, Of The Church Of Scotland Mission, Chamba, A Mass Of Material Of Text Was Collected. Dr. Hutchison Revised The Text And The Present Work Is The Result Of His Labours.
 

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trying to explore how chamba was so advanced in the remote part of India, why, how, and why did it decline esp after exit of the British.

Contents

DESCRIPTIVE
1
The Chandrabhāga ValleyDivision into two partsPángi
8
The Volcanic seriesWeathering of the trapMicroscopic appearances
16
Results of analysisBeds north of inner bandThe CarboTriassic series
22
General conclusionsTangential pressureIts unequal effects
28
PangwālsMarriage customsDivorceInheritanceDeath observancesLand
60
Appointment of SuperintendentOrganisation of Public WorksOpening
110
Visit of Lord and Lady CurzonVisit of Sir Mackworth YoungAbdication
116
BarleySpring cropsAutumn cropsFruitTea
226
PricesMaterial condition
232
Mines and MineralsMineral products 24041
240
Kolhri roadChil roadBáthri roadSindhára roadResthousesBranch
246
Main road in Pángi
252
ResthousesBranch roadsTransportBypaths
253
Mileage and resthousesTable No 29 of Part B 257 8
259
ADMINISTRATIVE
261

Vital statisticsTables Nos 11 to 14 of Part BDiseases
122
Divorce and remarriageChaukhanduMarriage expenses
128
Tribes castes and leading familiesTable No 15 of Part BBrahmans adş 180
135
The wedding ceremonyBayáhBujkhyaJhindphukJhanjarára 1417
148
The ChurāhisMarriage customsSargudhiGariboháraBandha luana 1523
154
The Sadr wizāratMinor high castesMenial castes
163
The RájaVaid familyThe RájaParohit familyThe Bagalwān family
169
Rāna of SámraRána of MargraonAgricultural RānasThäkursPrivileges
178
Nág and Devi cultsNág and Devi templesRites 1845
188
Unlucky months days and namesEvil spirits and the evil eye
194
Educational workMedical Mission workTranslation workFemale Mission
200
ECONOMIC
220
Ministerial staff of Brahmaurand of BhattiyâtRemuneration of officials
265
begĺr
271
Tenants and rentsPastures
277
JágirsMuáńs 28
283
PLACES OF INTEREST
290
1 The Dhaula DhārFeatures of the Range
2
OccupationsTable No 17 of Part B 201 2023
3
Divisions of timeFoodDressOrnaments
11
other gamesHindu religious festivals and melas 21219
19
Literature tş 0 31
32
Other birdsSportShooting licenses tş tş 38
38
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