Rabha ( assamese : ৰাভা ) ( bengali : রাভা ) (also rava ) is a scheduled tribe community of assam , meghalaya and west bengal the language/dialect spoken by the rabha people is also of the same name. Bishnu prasad rabha was a well known cult figure from assam, well known for his literary and cultural contributions towards the indigenous assamese communities as an. The main tribes of assam are: rabha, tiwa, karbi, bodo, kachari, sonowal kachari, diamasa, deori, mech, mising and kuki etc in the census of 1971,the tribes has a percent of 11 in the total population of assam.
Young people generally love to experiment with new ideas and thought what sukracharya rabha, renowned theatre personality of assam, has been experimenting with at his badungduppa kalakendra over the last several years, is not only inspiring, but also truly unique and daring survival of amateur. Assamese people and their culture the population of assam is a broad racial intermixture of mongolian, indo-burmese, indo-iranian and aryan origin the hilly tracks of assam are mostly inhabited by the tribes of mongolian origin. Diverse tribes like bodo, kachari, karbi, miri, mishimi, rabha, etc co-exist in assam, most tribes have their own languages though assamese is the principal language of the state a majority of the assamese is the vaishnavas (a sect of hinduism.
Indian journal of traditional knowledge vol 9 (3), july 2010, pp 459-462 traditionally used herbs in the preparation of rice-beer by the rabha tribe of goalpara district, assam. Goalpara deputy commissioner varnali deka placed wreath on the mortal remains of rabha on behalf of chief minister sarbananda sonowal along with amitava sinha, superintendent of police, who paid tribute on behalf of assam director general of police. Bodo-kachari people in recent times, the tribe that was originally called bodo kachari, the mech in western assam, the boro in central assam the dimasa in. The rabha tribes women with traditional dress, assam (india) foto: eps. Get to know the little known side of the rabha tribes of assam in this edition of main bhi bharat the rabha tribe has at-least eight groups spread across ma.
People residing in assam or people whose origin is from assam and whose name are in the nrc list (assam) are the native people of assam koch, hajong, mech, rabha. This study of the rabha dialects of meghalaya and assam was undertaken to reveal the present -day [rabha] people really are in lower assam it. Such is the inheritance of the rabha tribe from assam the two day-long baikho festivals brought to light the rich culture heritage of the rabha tribal people held at. Rabha's understanding of the assamese cultural world is not far from agarwala's the khasis, the jaintias, the many tribes of arunachal and assam and people. Information on rava / rabha culture and community in north bengal dooars assam meghalaya sikkim rava or rabha tribes of north bengal are no exception a.
Rabha is one of the important tribe of assam largely concentrated in gwalpada district of assam they are also found in the bordering areas in close conjunction with the west garo hills district of meghalaya. Various traditional dresses of assam of different tribes, bodo , karbi, missing, dimasa, rabha tai ahom traditional dress. Rabha tribal weaving of assam roghan work on cloth, now a dying art, which gives the impression of embroidery is actually the craft of fabric painting that is centuries old the effect is generated due to the surface application of paint has an embossed and shiny look akin to embroidery. Festivals of rabha tribes of assam 31 st jan 2011 fairs and festivals are part and parcel of the exuberant culture of the rabha tribal community traditionally rabhas were animists and they follow the religious practices of greater bodo community.
Opposing the expansion of city to the rhac areas, thousands of people participated in the two-hour long protest organised by bordua regional rabha students union along with arsu central committee they also sent a memorandum to chief minister sarbananda sonowal demanding scrapping of assam state capital region development authority (ascrda) act. Rabha tribel community in assam is a major tribe in assam the tribel community lives in golaghat and kamrup district of the state it plays a very important role in the culture and tradition of the state. Rabha tribes: one of the scheduled tribes in the districts of assam, the rabhas are widely scattered but mostly concentrated on goalpara, kamrup and darrang the rabhas believe in ' evil spirits ' and perform special pujas to appease the demons.
Assam: baikho festival highlights vibrant culture of rabha tribe in goalpara to view the times of india video, click here the rich tribal culture of india's northeast region carries a wonderful legacy of vibrant culture, traditions and rituals. Sukracharjya rabha, whose unique theatre initiative gave voice to the tribes of assam, dead sukracharjya rabha was an eminent theatre personality in assam, famous for shaping the identity of tribal theatre in the region. Rabha tribe's wiki: rabha (also rava) is a scheduled tribe community of the indian states of assam, meghalaya and west bengal the language/dialect spoken by the rabha people is also of the same name.