Home to 438 living languages, India is a country full of ethnic and cultural diversity. More than 570 distinct tribal communities are scattered throughout India. One way for tourists to experience these diverse communities is through tribal tourism. From past decade records, India has seen a revolution in tourism, and tribal tours have become extremely popular among tourists across the globe.
There are a number of tribes in India, spread over different parts at different levels of socioeconomic development. From the blissful Northeast India to splendid Orissa, fascinating Chattisgarh and balanced Jharkhand, the tribal population of India has so far managed to preserve their prehistoric rituals, customs, and culture even in today’s modern world.
As per 2013 survey by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, the tribal population of India alone represents nearly 8% of the country’s total population. As a matter of fact, it represents an element in Indian society which is integrated with an inheritance of traditions, which are deeply rooted in their culture and lifestyle.Here is the article where you can find out the culture, traditions, rituals, customs and lifestyle of few Indian tribes:Khond Tribe