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Legend of Kachchargadh

The fascinating story of how the Gond tribe came into being

As told by Motiravan Kangali to Aparna Pallavi published in Down to Earth 1st October 2014

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This cave in Gondia district in Maharashtra fits the description of the Kachchargadh cave in the Gond legend (Photo by Aparna pallavi)

In the beginning, the world was populated by the Koyatur (born of the koya or womb—human beings). All humans had a common identity as Koyatur. Continue reading