Downloads: 125 | Views: 125
Research Paper | Arts and Humanities | India | Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017
Influence of Modernity and Christianity on the Status of Tangkhul Women
Dr. Shangpam Kashung
Abstract: Till the last quarter of the 20th century, the Tangkhul culture was indigenous in its characters. Modern influence began once they started interacting with the outsiders. For the Tangkhul modern period begins with the coming of Christianity in the 1890s (years after the imposition of British administration). In other parts of North East India modern period begins with the imposition of British administration. Ultimately, their culture change and thus change the status of women. The present paper is an attempt to understand the changing status of women under the influence of modernity and Christianity.
Keywords: Christianiy, Modernity, Status, Tangkhul, Women
Edition: Volume 6 Issue 6, June 2017,
Pages: 1 - 4
Similar Articles with Keyword 'Modernity'
From Africa to America: The Transposition and Survival of the Vodoun Practices, Through Slavery and the Present
Aesthetics of Theatrical Methods in the Iraqi Play
Dr. Kadhim Imran Mousa