The Vanishing Kodavas

Book Launch At Capitol Village

Over 250 people gathered at Capitol Village on 6th September 2013 for the launch of the book, The Vanishing Kodavas. The function began with traditional valaga, and balo pat by the Prashantha Keri dudi team. A very beautiful balo pat was specially composed and sung about the writing of the book. Read More


Interview with Kaveri Ponnapa, author of the book The Vanishing Kodavas

Brief Summary
Wherever they came from, the Kodavas decided to stop and make their home in the rugged hills of Kodagu, or Coorg. The land of Kodagu, with its wild, beautiful hills, streams, dense forests, abundant wildlife and flora, and the source of the river Kaveri was home to the Kodavas, as well as a number of forest-dwelling tribes, since time immemorial. Read More


Preview: The Vanishing Kodavas

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A significant part of the proceeds from the sale of the book will be contributed to the Coorg Education Fund.
Click here to purchase online.
The book will also be available from 1st October at the following book shop:
Strand Book Stall ( Mumbai )
‘Dhannur’, Sir P.M. Road, Fort,
Mumbai 400 001. Read More