2:00 - 2:05 : Personal Aspects about Dr. Ram Dayal Munda
2:30-3:00 : Shyness in the school about not revealing about father.
3:00 - 4:02 : About Strict Father | Very peculiar about table etiquettes
4:02 - 5:00 : Tradition of taking the children to any new place after matriculation. US trip with Dr. Ram Dayal Munda
5:00-5:30 : Details about US trip with father, saw the acceptance of tribal entity in US
5:40 -6:20 : How US trip changed Gunjal
6:34- 6:53 : Why linguists ? Why language ?
7:40 - 9:00 : Dr. Ram Dayal Munda, Meghnath and Biju Toppo bonding. Experience of being involved in the Naachi Se Baanchi documentary film.
9:00-10:00 : About the old teacher of Dr. Ram Dayal Munda
10:10 - 10:20 : How that documentary helped Gunjal understand his father better ?
10:55 - 13:40 : Naachi Se Baanchi relevance in current world, Individualistic perspective & takeaway from the documentary film
14:00 - 15:00 : Leadership lessons from Naachi Se Baanchi
17:00 - 20:19 : What Akhra means to Gunjal ?
20:20 - 21:45 : Acceptance of Akhra and Dr. Ram Dayal Munda’s dream of modernising Akhra
22:13 -24:00 - Origin of Rumbul, Gunjal’s life after Dr. Ram Dayal Munda’s death
24:00-26:48 - Bringing Akhra on stage
27:18 - 30:10 - Mundari Dictionary App
31:24 -35:18 - Diverse Academic Journey and homecoming to Language
35:42 - 38:00 - Future plans and how language is not given importance
38:00-38:16 - New development happening around language
38:16- 45:00 Flute, conclusion
In this two hour podcast we try to capture the journey of Lakra, Joy Prafful and try to understand the political influence, it’s origin, the anecdotes from past, the campus politics and leadership values which he cherishes, all from the lenses of Adivasi beliefs. Join in this journey !