Who are the pastoral nomads? Describe any four features.



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  • Pastoral nomads are those groups who earn their livelihood by subsistence farming and cattle rearing.


  1. In many parts of India nomadic pastoralists move with their herd of sheep and goats , or camels and cattle .
  2. They moved annually between their summer and winter grazing grounds .
  3. They earn through selling milk , meat , animal skin and wool .
  4. Some also earn through trade and transport.
  5. Others have to combine pastoral activities with agriculture .

(Any four)

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