The IJDTS is an international bilingual biannual print journal that engages with Dalit and tribal cosmology, ontology, epistemology, axiology, and action. The main objective of this journal is, to publish the quality research papers and articles by scholars, activists, and practitioners working on issues concerning Dalit and tribal peoples with a special thrust on India. In the last seven years, we have published hundreds of quality research papers written by the nationally and internationally acclaimed social scientists, activists as well as emerging scholars from across the globe. As an important academic exchange platform, this journal provides an opportunity to all social scientists and researchers to share their valuable knowledge, regarding the various aspects of Dalit and tribal people and keep them informed about the latest empirical, conceptual, and theoretical work in the field of Dalit and tribal studies.