Mesmerizing: The Song of Niyamagiri

As in the American civil rights movement, both music and adult education for action are central to the Dongria Kondh people's resistance struggle. Niyamgiri is the mountain sacred to the Dongria Kondh people which is threatened by the Vedanta mining company.

If you can, take a moment to listen to the end, and then visit Survival International to find out how you can help.

The song was originally recorded by Surya Shankar Dash. Artwork: thebathroompainter Title Design: Montry Manuel Written, edited and directed by Nirvikalpa

H/T Schooling the World

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