Skip to content

FYI-3

February 15, 2011

Kannada Kurumba language is a Dravidian language spoken by the tribal Kuruba Gowda subcastes of Jenu Kuruba, Kadu Kuruba and Betta Kuruba of South India. These people are spread around the borders of three states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. The language is also sometimes called as “Jenu Nudi”(Honey language). The language has never been written, apart from recent efforts to write the language using Kannada script. It is considered as a dialect of Kannada with Tamil and Malayalam words interspread.
for interesting stuff on various tribal peoples of India,please do visit:
http://www.focusonpeople.org/index.htm

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: