RENOVATION OF HUTS OF NARIKURAVAR FAMILIES

by MAHATMA EDUCATIONAL TRUST

Summary

The Indian gypsies called Narikoravas will get the full stop to their migration from place to place. By providing mans first need of a shelter the other two needs of food and clothes will be easier.
$4,040
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Challenge

The Narikurava or Narikorava are a community of ("Indian gypsies") who reside in the Indian states of Tamilnadu and Kerala. The main occupation of the people, who originally belong to the indigenous tribes, is hunting. But as they were prohibited entry into the forests to pursue this livelihood, they were forced to take up other alternatives such as selling beaded ornaments to survive. Hence they migrate from place to place to find a market for their beads. Children accompany the adult.

Solution

Home for the Homeless called the ˝Permanent Home for the Gypsies˝ (Nadodikalin Niranthara Illam) in order to stop their gypsiesms will be established in udayasooriapuram village of pattukkottai block, Thanjavur district.

Long-Term Impact

SELF RESPECT IS DEVELOPED AMONG THE COMMUNITY , SHIFT FROM NOMADIC CULTURE TO CIVILIZED CULTURE , INCREASED INTEREST IN DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN , LEARNING SKILLS AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING, ATTITUDINAL CHANGE, SELF CONFIDENCE , PROVIDING PERMANENT ROOF

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.metnpo.in
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Organization Information

MAHATMA EDUCATIONAL TRUST

Location: Thanjavur dt, Tamilnadu - India
Website: http:/​/​metnpo.in
Project Leader:
duraisamy thangaraju
THANJAVUR , TAMILNADU India

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