Research on the oral traditions of tribal communities

Creation: Our Stories of Life, Landscape and Belonging

We are looking for ways embedded in traditional tales that can assist us in our contemporary quest to live sustainably on a planet wide scale. Exploring the connections between Indian tribal tales and traditional Celtic stories, the project engages artists, volunteers and participants to create three works of art. Our world is faced with multiple threats posed by the fierce degradation and…

The Stories of Our Ancestors Blog

The project is to record, document, translate and study the folklore of selected tribal communities in India. These stories are the indigenous myths and remembered histories: the tales of origination, migration, territorial conflict and community belonging. It is vital to record and preserve the stories that are at the root of community identities, and to make the material accessible to readers in…