Where: Sanskriti Book Distributors, Hall No. 6, Stall No. 87, near Gate no. 2, Pragati Maidan. Venue: Pragati Maidan, Mathura Road, New Delhi, 110002. Dates: January 9th to January 17th, 2016. Time: Everyday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m
adivaani’s new imprint One of Us brings out Sylvan Tales: Stories from the Munda country
In the past we've received manuscripts and proposals from Non-Adivasi authors, activists, scholars and researchers who wished to publish with us and we turned them down as a policy as we were creating a niche space for ourselves and they'd anyway have better chances to be published by established, mainstream publishers. Three years on we... Continue Reading →
Adivaani and Tribal Intellectual Collective India’s first book is out!
Earlier this year adivaani and the Tribal Intellectual Collective India’s paths crossed. Conversations turned to collaborations and the plans to co-host their First National Congress, in Shillong in September 2015 were consolidated. Not only that; ideas to produce books together were also explored and formalized. The first product from this association is a series: Tribal... Continue Reading →
Disaibon Hul: Printed Children’s Book of the year
Our children's book on the Santal Rebellion of 1855-57 Disaibon Hul wins the Printed Children's Book of the Year at the Publishing Next Industry Awards 2015. To everyone who helped make the book and everyone who has read it, our heartfelt gratitude. Congratulations Saheb Ram Tudu and many thanks to CDC Printers for bringing alive... Continue Reading →
In Telugu now: Our Santal Creation stories
A few months ago Manchi Pustakam, Secunderabad acquired the Telugu rights to our illustrated books on the Santal creation stories. We are pleased to share that the books are out and can be bought at Kinige. Click on the images to have a look:
Sosobonga, the creation story of the Mundas, is now out
In another installment on the works by Dr. Ram Dayal Munda, we are happy to present a bi-lingual volume (English and Roman Mundari) co-authored by Ratan Singh Manki. Sosobonga, the prayer of the Soso tree, is the ultimate expression of love and respect for our Mother Earth within the Munda and the Asur peoples. Orally... Continue Reading →
Get our books on Amazon.in, ilandlo and Walking Bookfairs
HIG 34 Phase 1. HB Colony. Khandagiri. Bhubaneshwar-751030 More options now for our dear readers to purchase our books online. Happy book shopping!
adivaani is now on flipkart
We are happy to share that adivaani now has another platform where our books can be purchased. Happy Reading!
Adivasi PICKLE 2014: A call by Rejina Marandi
adivasi PICKLE is an interesting platform to bring forth the oral knowledge of Adivasi people in the written form. There are several stories, which have slipped out of the minds of people or have been suppressed inside, and this determines who we are today. History is important hence, it is important to engage with adivasi... Continue Reading →
Introducing adivaani’s new Board of Trustees and Advisers
adivaani has in the last two and a half years travelled far and wide; covering more ground than planned, connecting with more people than anticipated and have had associations and networks open unexpected doors. At the end of the year as we pause to catch some breath we realise we have to consolidate all that... Continue Reading →