Indigenous Group Savara
Location India, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa.
Estimated Population 20,179 (2000, SIL International)
Environment Plain / Mountain / Forest
Lifestyle Semi-Nomadic
Subsistence Hunter / Gatherer / Animal Husbandry / Agriculture / Paid Labour
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Savara
Classification: Dravidian, South-Central, Telugu
Dialects: Sora (Savara)
Website URLs Ethnologue: Savara, A Language of India
Paper: Ecology, Technology and Resources Management among the Tribes of the Eastern Ghats: An Anthropological Study
Vepachedul: Article, Our Culture
Festivals of India
Hasty Initiation
NGOs Centre for Youth and Social Development