glossary of terms used in the book

1. Gujarat A state in the north-west of India

2. Maldhari A community of nomadic herdspeople settled in the northwestern state of Gujarat.  Maldhari means, owners of livestock, in the local language

3. Gir – It is a forest and wildlife sanctuary located in the state of Gujarat, India. With its diverse and rich group of flora and fauna, it is the only home of the Asiatic Lions.

4. Ghee – Indian clarified butter, obtained by warming unsalted butter to remove water. It can be stored for longer periods and is commonly used in cooking all over India.


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