Turaiha

Turaiha

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Turaiha is a fishing related Hindu caste, mostly found in Northern Indian states of United Province, Delhi, Bihar and Bengal. Main population of Turaiha depends on Rivers, Fish Ponds and Lakes. In Rohilkhand they known as Turai, Turaha and Turahiya. As similar they found Meerut, Agra, Oudh, Gorakhpur and Benares divisions of United Province. The synonyms of turaiha people are Turaha, Turai, Turahiya, Turah, Turha and Turaiya, These are all fisherman and Boatman and where they are, they usually engaged in fishing, cultivating Singhara nut and making hand held fans and baskets. In Gorakhpur and Benares divisions of United Province, they also grow vegetables, take fruit gardens and fisheries on contract.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Plaispublishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136376377
  • 9786136376370