Who is Useh Mudiya? Why do Adivasis gather to remember him every seven years?

About 20000 people are expected to converge on Moddey, Marka, Bhomara, in Chhattisgarh for the Pen Karsand to be held from 23-25 May. This cultural and religious gathering of Adivasis, who are fighting for their rights despite state supression, has several important facets

Forward Press also publishes books on Bahujan issues. Forward Press Books sheds light on the widespread problems as well as the finer aspects of Bahujan (Dalit, OBC, Adivasi, Nomadic, Pasmanda) society, culture, literature and politics. Contact us for a list of FP Books’ titles and to order. Mobile: +919968527911, Email: info@forwardmagazine.in)

The titles from Forward Press Books are also available on Kindle and these e-books cost less than their print versions. Browse and buy:

The Case for Bahujan Literature

Mahishasur: A people’s hero

Dalit Panthers: An Authoritative History

Mahishasur: Mithak wa Paramparayen

The Common Man Speaks Out

Jati ke Prashn Par Kabir

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