CONTENTS:- Preface; Habitat; Ethno-History; Cultural Matrix; Social Structure; Material Culture; Socio-Cultural Change; Customary Laws and Practices; Change in Economy; Tribe in Transition; Plates.
The Garo peole live in the North-East part of India and concentrated in the state of Meghalaya. They reside on the hills that derive its name from, Garo and hence referred to as Garo Hills. The Garo address themselves as A' chik or Mande. The people live in a lush forested area that experiences heavy rainfall. The population of this area is believed to be approximately 300,000. The Garo people categorise themselves into a number of groups based on dileactical difference and location.