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Madai of Chhattisgarh: For Further Reading

Works in English

Grigson, W.V. 1938. Maria Gonds of Bastar. London: Oxford University Press.


Elwin, Verrier. 1943. Maria Murder and Suicide. London: Oxford University Press.


Deo, Aditya Pratap. 2013. 'Of Kings and Gods: The Archive of Sovereignty in a princely state’, in Unarchived Histories: the Mad and the Trifling in the Colonial and Postcolonial World, ed. Gyanendra Pandey, pp.127–43. London: Routledge.


Works in Hindi

Sahu, P. 2015. ‘Madai Utsav Ki Lok Parampara’, Chaumasa 31.96:110–12.


Gupta, Gupteshwar Dwarka. 2012. ‘Madai Mele’, Chaumasa 29.89: 91–94.


Pahariya, Prabha. 2012. ‘Madai Ka Mahatva’, Chaumasa 29.89:157–59.


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