Photograph of a taro plant

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This is a photograph of the taro plant, a root vegetable which grows in Southeast Asia, Africa, and Oceania. The edible root, known as paan in Manipuri, is used in traditional dishes.

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1 photograph : col.

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Thounaojam, Harimohom 1986~.

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This is a photograph of the taro plant, a root vegetable which grows in Southeast Asia, Africa, and Oceania. The edible root, known as paan in Manipuri, is used in traditional dishes.

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1 photograph : col.

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Manipur Language Resource

Linguistic content from the state of Manipur in Northeast India includes audio files, transcriptions, word lists, notes, and photographs.

Computational Resource on South Asian Languages

The Computational Resource for South Asian Languages (CoRSAL) is a digital archive for source audio, video, and text on the minority languages of South Asia.

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Retelling of Hanuba Hanubi Pungawari (Sound)

Retelling of Hanuba Hanubi Pungawari

This is a retelling of Hanuba Hanubi Pungawari, a traditional story about an old man who is tricked by a monkey to plant paan after it is cooked. It is part of the modern Manipuri canon of folk tales.

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Retelling of Hanuba Hanubi Pungawari, ark:/67531/metadc1631642

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  • 1986~

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  • March 14, 2020, 5:08 p.m.

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  • Aug. 4, 2020, 12:09 a.m.

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Thounaojam, Harimohom. Photograph of a taro plant, photograph, 1986~; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1631588/: accessed August 7, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.