Website Trivia :

  • Did you know that Tribals reside in 10 districts of Maharashtra?
  • Did you know that Maharashtra is home to about 313 nomadic tribe communities and around 198 unnoticed groups?
  • Did you know that the newly carved Palghar District is primarily a Tribal district home to the Katkari, Kokna, KoliMahadeo, KoliMalhar, Warli, Thakar and Dubla tribes?
  • Did you know that Nashik District is home to the Bhil, Kokna, KoliMahadeo, Thakar, Warli, and the Katkari Tribes?
  • Did you know that the Yavatmal District is home to the Andh, Gond, Kolam, Pardhan, Halba and the Pardhi Tribes?
  • Did you know that Wardha District is home to the Gond and the Pardhan’s? 
  • Did you know that Nagpur District, Buldhana&Gondia districts has many tribes from the Gond and the Halba community?
  • Did you know that Chandrapur District has four types of Tribes viz. Gond, Halba, Kolam and the Kawar?
  • Did you know that Buldhana District is home to the Andh, Dhanwar, Pardhi, KoliMahadeo tribes?
  • Did you know that Gadchiroli District has the Gond, Halba, Pardhan and the Kolam tribes?
  • Did you know that the Tribals worship Nature and Parmesar, Dhartari, Gavtari, Kansari, Narandev, Waghya, Himai and Hirvadev are their deities?
  • Did you know that Warlis in Palghar are fond of drinking and they make local beer which is used as a Prasad at their weddings?
  • Did you know that Warlis are a modern race – modern in thinking and action?
  • Did you know that rape, female infanticide etc. is unheard of in Tribal culture and infact in most tribes girls often outnumber the boys?
  • Did you know that Live in relationships are common in many tribes?
  • Did you know that remarriage among women is very common in most tribes?
  • Did you know that often women become priests in many tribes and they are responsible for most of the religious ceremonies including wedding conducted among the tribals?
  • Did you know that illiteracy is rampant among tribal women even in this day and age and a completely illiterate woman is very easy to find?
  • Did you know that tribals are very fond of dancing and they have different dance forms – Tarpa is the most popular dance forms in warlis and everybody – young and old perform tarpa dance?
  • Did you know that Warlis are very fond of painting scenes from their daily lives and warli art has found admirers everywhere in India and Abroad?