Community Correspondents

Maria Goreti Kujur

Maria Goreti Kujur

47-year-old Maria Goreti Kujur is from Bokaro district, one of the most industrialized zones in India. Maria has more than 25 years of experience in the social development sector. She is currently also associated with Mahila Mitr Mandal where her role is to spread awareness among her community about the ills of the dowry system. As a video campaigner, she wants to work primarily on better implementation of government schemes & gender issues.

Videos from Maria

Sarhul – A grand tribal festival in Jharkhand

 
/ January 15, 2016

Sarhul is one of the biggest tribal festivals of Jharkhand. It is celebrated during the spring season as flowers blossom on the Saal trees. Sarhul literally means ‘Worship of Saal’ and is dedicated to mother earth. People sing and dance when the new flowers appear. The deities are worshiped with...