Mundari: The Language of Munda Tribe

Mundari language belongs to Austro-Asiatic Language family and it is spoken by Munda tribe of Jharkhand State.Now let me share few important books in this tribal language.
  • Mundari Grammar by Father J.B. Hoffmann. (1903)
  • Encyclopaedia Mundarica (total 14 parts) by Father Hoffman and Encyclopaedia Mundarica (Part XV) by Father Hoffman and Father Ponet. (1938 & 1979)
  • Mundari Sikhne Ka Saral Vyakaran by Josheph Topno. (1968)
  • Mundari Saral Siksha by J.C. Tilmidh.
  • Mundari Sikshak by Jagannath Mahto.
  • Mundari Phonetic Reader by Dr. N.K. Sinha. (1974)
  • Mundari Grammar by Dr. N.K. Sinha. (1975)
  • Mundari Vyakaran by Dr. Ramdayal Munda. (1980)
  • Mundari Paath by Dr. Ramdayal Munda. (1981)
  • Baiaarkeer by Nicodeem Kerketta. (1981)
  • Studies in the Munda Numerals by Dr. Norman H. Jaiyeed. (1978)
  • Mundari-English-Hindi Dictionary by Dr. M.M. Mundu. (1995)
  • Mundari-Hindi Sabdkosh by Swarnlata Prasad. (1973)
Literatures:
  • Munda Duradh by W.G. Archer is a collection of folk songs.
  • Bansuri Baz Rahi Hai and Soso Bonga by Jagdish Trigunayat are collection of folk songs.
  • Munda Lokkathayein by Jagdish Trigunayat. (1968)
  • Darah Jamakan Kaaniko by Bhaiyaram Munda is a collection of folk tales.
  • Jonoka Kajiko Oroh Kaji Rau Jugutko by Prof. Manseedh Barayayud.(1987)
  • Hiseer edited by Dr. Ramdayal Munda is a collection of songs.(1967)
  • Budu Babu aur Unki Rachnaye edited by Dr. Ramdayal Munda. (1974)
  • Ramayan in Mundari by Majhiya Munda.
Other Books:
  • Seled by Dr. Ram Dayal Munda has collection of Mundari and Nagpuri poems.
  • Auo Nav Kaniko by Dr. Ram Dayal Munda is a collection of stories.
  • Bambroo and Surha-Sangen by Dulaychandra Munda. (1978 & 1966)
  • Guiram by Kande Munda is a novel.(1980)
  • Sans Baa by Kande Munda is a collection of songs.
  • Surud Sulukeed Duurh by Dawood Dayal Horo is a collection of songs. (1931)
  • Horoh Sansikeer Bamburu by Bishop Dilbaar Hans is a play.
  • Mundari-English-Hindi Sabdkosh by Dr. M.M. Mundu. (1965)
  • Mundari-Hindi Sabdkosh, Hindi-Mundari Sabdkosh and Mundari Vartalap Nirdeshika by Swarnlata Prasad. (1973)

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