Archive for the ‘Niyamgiri Sacred Mountain’ Category

People Power – Sacred Mountain Saved

This is what makes environmental campaigning all worthwhile – the planned mining on the sacred Indian Mountain the tribal land of the Dongria Kondh has been stopped, afte four years of protests by locals and environmental organisations. Controversial plans to develop a bauxite mine on sacred tribal land in India have been cancelled by India’s […]


Indian Sacred Mountain Under Threat

By Forest Protection Portal a project of Ecological Internet July 13, 2010 Vedanta Resources, a British mining company, is set to destroy the forests, wildlife and way of life of the Dongria Kondh people. The Dongria Kondh have been struggling with all their might to protect their mountain but are being overpowered by the […]