Posted on: 6 January 2014

Tribes of the Deccan (Hyderabad, India)

Filmed by Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf. Broadcast by the BBC in the 1960's and based on fieldwork carried out in the Deccan between 1940-48. The film is part of a large archive of footage shot by Haimendorf in the Himalayas. Presented by the young David Attenborough.

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Video link contributed by Ratnesh Mathur.

Very informative Ty

Great Video, Similar still photographs of Gond tribes were shot by Mr.Ahmed Ali in 1948

Loved the video. It amazes how resourceful the tribes were.