Jharkhand (lit. “Bushland” or The land of forest) is a state in eastern India, carved out of the southern part of Bihar on 15 November 2000. The state shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Chhattisgarh to the west, Odisha to the south and West Bengal to the east. It’s a state which is endowed with great natural resources.
The people of Jharkhand belong to different tribes. These are Baiga, Bathaudi, Asur, Banjara, Bhumji, Bedia, Binjhia, Santhal, Oraon, Birjia, Birhor, Chero, Gond, Karmali, Parhaiya, Chick Baraik, Ho, Kharwar, Khond, Kharia, Gorait, Korba, Kisan, Kora, Lohar, Munda, Mahli, Mal Paharia, Sauria Paharia & Savar.
The population consists of 28% tribes, 12% scheduled castes & 60% others. The people of Jharkhand strictly adhere to their tribal culture & traditions, which makes its art & culture very distinct from other states of India.
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