I am an architect turned anthropologist. After finishing my Masters in Anthropology from University of Pune, I was working with Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune under a project funded by UNICEF and Integrated Child Development Scheme, Government of Maharashtra. During which I was stationed in Nandurbar District of Maharashtra (which is predominantly a tribal region) as a Field Research officer. Currently, I am a doctoral candidate in Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali, India. My current research explores the interaction of the cultural-religious, the political-economic and the ecological dimensions of the river in Nashik city in Maharashtra. Broadly, investigating how the multiple perspectives of a natural resource overlap, contradict, challenge and support each other, thus shaping the urban landscape and producing socio-spatial inequalities.
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गोदावरी शब्दाचे मूळ हे तमिळ मध्ये आहे. तमिळ को – क +ओ क म्हणजे मिळवणे ओ म्हणजे विलग केलेले दुरून मिळाले ते-कोद तमिळ मध्ये ‘ग’ नसतो. ‘क’ ला उचित ठिकाणी ग म्हंटले जाते. पूर्वीचा तेलंग प्रदेश म्हणजे आताचा आंध्र आणि तेलंगण हे…