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Bhil: Regional Variations and Religious Change
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A Brief Sketch of Bhil History

Ever since the writings of J. Tod (1829-1832), the relationship between Bhils and Rājpūts has been treated by a number of scholars. The consensus as it emerges today seems to be that the Bhils were present in Raja…

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Tambs-Lyche, Harald, “Bhil: Regional Variations and Religious Change”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Edited by: Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), University of Toulouse Jean Jaurès, Michel Boivin, Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS), Gérard Toffin, Centre d’Études Himalayennes, Paul Hockings, University of Illinois at Chicago, Raphaël Rousseleau, Université de Lausanne, Tanka Subba, North-Eastern Hill University, Harald Lambs-Tyche, University of de Picardie-Jules Verne. Consulted online on 23 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_031964>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20180926



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