Indigenous Group Warli (Also known as: Varli)
Location India, Gujarat, Dadra-Nagar Haveli Union Territory Maharashtra, Valsad District, Thane District, Nasik District, Dhule District
Estimated Population 882,468 (2001, Data Highlights: The Scheduled Tribes Census of India)
Environment Forest
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Animal Husbandry / Fishing
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Varli
Classification: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Southern Zone, Konkani
Alternate Names: Warli
Dialects: Davari, Eastern Nihiri, Western Nihiri
Website URLs The Warlis and the Dhangars: The Context of the Commons
Tribes of Maharashtra
Warli Paintings
Warli Folk Paintings
Ethnologue: Warli, A Language of India
NGOs CRY: Child Rights and You