OLAC Record

Title:Cholim - Graveyard and Death Ceremonies
Visiting the graveyard of Kharang Kong village and explaining the death ceremonies
Contributor (compiler):Stephen Morey
Contributor (consultant):Lukam Tonglum (Loekyam Cholim is his Cholim name; Lukam is the name used by other Tangsa groups)
Description:A recording in which Loekyam Cholim and Stephen Morey visit the graveyard of Kharang Kong village, and Loekyam explains some of the Cholim death ceremonies, demonstrates the prayers, and clears and cleans his mother's and brother's graves. Various children including Ngongko were present. This consists of the following media files: SDM12-20080102-01_1182_SM_X_Lukam-graveyard.mpg Duration 24'58" This recording forms part of the cassette numbered SMVDP01JAN0801 (Phonogrammarchiv No 1182), and runs from 8'59" to 33'57" on that cassette. Detailed contents: 0’00” (8’59”); Clearing around the graves 1’31” (10’30”); Explaining about his son’s gravestone inscription; and about the Naga headdress symbol on the gravestone 7’21” (16’20”); Children at gravesite and clearing around the graves 9’29” (18’28”); Prayer at his mother’s grave 10’21” (19’20”); Explaining about his mother’s gravestone inscription 12’58” (21’57”); Clearing around the graves 13’17” (22’16”); Explaining about his elder’ brother’s gravestone inscription 16’29” (25’28”); Customs relating to death 19’51” (28’50”); Words spoken to the spirit of the dead; words spoken to the sun and moon, ground and water, and wind
Identifier (URI):https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0017-C51D-7
Is Part Of:DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India
Language:Tase Naga; Tangsa - Cholim variety (general name Tonglum)
Language (ISO639):nst
Publisher:The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Subject:Tase Naga language
Tangsa - Cholim variety (general name Tonglum)
Subject (ISO639):nst
Type (DCMI):MovingImage


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DateStamp:  2018-04-06
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Citation: Stephen Morey (compiler); Lukam Tonglum (Loekyam Cholim is his Cholim name; Lukam is the name used by other Tangsa groups) (consultant). n.d. DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India.
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Country: Myanmar
Area: Asia

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