Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster

One of 70 recordings in the series: Stories available on this site.

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Recording of Mahida Murad reciting “A flying Horse and a giant Monster,” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a princess is hidden away by her father, but an ogre discovers her presence. He goes to the king to ask for her hand in marriage, but the King refuses to agree unless the Ogre knows her name. The princess refused to marry the ogre, and runs away on a flying horse.

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1 recording (18 min., 1 sec.)

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Murad, Mahida August 1, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster
  • Alternate Title: Tis' Hagor ka Phut
  • Series Title: Stories

Description

Recording of Mahida Murad reciting “A flying Horse and a giant Monster,” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular story a princess is hidden away by her father, but an ogre discovers her presence. He goes to the king to ask for her hand in marriage, but the King refuses to agree unless the Ogre knows her name. The princess refused to marry the ogre, and runs away on a flying horse.

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1 recording (18 min., 1 sec.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HB_Story_A_flying_horse_and_a_giant_monster_Mahida_Murad_Gilgit-Zulfiqarabad_1_Aug_2010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc849832

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Burushaski Language Resource

Recordings of oral literature from different, significantly threatened, regional varieties of Burushaski spoken in Hunza, Nagar, and Yasin valleys in Pakistan and Srinagar in India. Included are audio and video recordings; fieldwork notes; photographs; and transcriptions, translations, and analyses of selected texts.

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Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster by Mahida Murad (Text)

Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster by Mahida Murad

Transcription and translation of the recording of Mahida Murad, a speaker of Hunza Burushaski, narrating the story of a flying horse and a giant monster.

Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster, ark:/67531/metadc967361/

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  • August 1, 2010

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  • June 28, 2016, 11:36 p.m.

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  • June 9, 2017, 1:44 p.m.

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Murad, Mahida. Story of Flying Horse and Giant Monster, audio recording, August 1, 2010; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc849832/: accessed April 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.