Lands of Village communities

All land in the village was jointly and collectively held by the village community. The community allotted land for farming and residential purposes. some lands were allotted to the service personnel of the temple as well as that of the commune. The land allotted to the service personnel was rent-free and was called nomos/namas/ namoshi (plural) and allowed only...

Village Communities

India lives in the village said, Mahatma Gandhi. The history of India in large part is the history of the peasant population of India. Although we do not have self-written histories or literature of the peasant, we still know that they have made what we call today: India. During the Moghul period (especially, the 16th and 17th centuries) we...


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