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Title:Loekyam Cholim – Wehla augury
Contributor (compiler):Stephen Morey
Contributor (consultant):Loekyam Cholim
Kharang Kong
Description:A recording in which Loekyam Cholim talks about Wehla augury. This consists of the following video file: SDM12-20091229-01_SM_WehlaAndMulon.mpeg (This recording runs from 31’51” to 58’10” on the video cassette numbered ASSMVDP24DEC0901 - 1441 ) The details of this recording is as follows:(times on the cassette are in parentheses): SDM12-20091229-01_SM_WehlaAndMulon.mpeg: Duration 26'15": A recording containing Wehla, first filmed at the gate of the house, where Loekyam made some prayer and tore the leaves of the Wehla off their stalks. 1'14"(33’05”) he explains the portions of the Wehla. 2'01"(33’52”) Then Loekyam went up into the house, and showed on old Wehla, all dried out, hanging on the wall of the house. 2'25"(34’20”) He then started the Wehla prayer, invoking the Naga ancestor., but was interrupted first by the arrival of a guest and then at 37’11” by the phone. 5'54"(37’45”) sang a little of the Mulon song. 6'16"(38’07”), fully dressed in the Naga helmet, he started the whole process again. 10'15"(42’00”) he starts to explain the process and talk about what are the good omens and the not so good omens that the Wehla has revealed. 17'20"(49’11”) move to outside for the performance of the Mulon Nyom. 21'11"(53’02”)This was followed by the Chhoeq Nyom (tiger dance), a war dance. 22'53"(55’44”) An impromptu version of this followed, in which Loekyam sang to his grandson Cho Ngong. 24'45"(56’40”) Finally he climbed up into the house, where he demonstrated the fighting technique.
Identifier (URI):https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0017-C586-7
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


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DateStamp:  2018-04-05
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Citation: Stephen Morey (compiler); Loekyam Cholim (consultant). n.d. DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India.
Terms: area_Asia country_MM iso639_nst

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Country: Myanmar
Area: Asia

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