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Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life

Dr. Rehna Sultana.

Abstract
Char area of Assam is situated in the river bank of Brahmaputra and its tributaries. There is no char area in the
Barak Valley. The char areas of Assam are scattered over 14 districts of the Brahmaputra Valley. As for
inhabitants of char areas, are generally meant those people who came from erstwhile East Bengal of undivided
India before independence. They are popularly known as Charua, Pamuwa, Na-Asamiya, Miya or
Maimonsingiya. The Miyas are well known as one of the diligent ethnic groups of Assam. These people
constitute nearly 14% of the total population of Assam. They have accepted the Assamese language and culture
without hesitation and thus extended whole hearted contribution towards forming the Assamese speaking people
majority in the state.From Assamese language, culture and literature to economic and agricultural development
of Assam, the contribution of these people is significant. Now, they have become the part and parcel of the
greater Assamese ethnic and ethnicity. This research paper intends to provide a broad outline about the different
and significance contributions of the char dwellers towards the Assamese society and its language and culture.

Key words: Assam, Char-Chapari, Char dwellers, Muslim, Brahmaputra Valley, Contribution, Social life,Agriculture, Language, Literature, Culture


 
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Dr. Rehna Sultana. Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. JCR. 2020; 7(10): 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533


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Dr. Rehna Sultana. Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. JCR. 2020; 7(10): 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana. Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. JCR. (2020), [cited April 10, 2021]; 7(10): 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana (2020) Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. JCR, 7 (10), 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana. 2020. Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (10), 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana. "Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana. "Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.10 (2020), 6218-6222. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533



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Dr. Rehna Sultana (2020) Contributions of Char-Chapari Dwellers towards the Assamese Language-Literature-Culture and Enrichment of Social Life. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (10), 6218-6222. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.533