Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan

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A recording of Laila Khan reciting the story “Shari Bano from Fairyland,” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular tale a prince is born, the seventh son. He finds a set of beautiful dressed one day on a clothesline, and decides to wait for the wearers to return, and see their beauty. The owners are actually fairies whom he follows, but they scorn him for his human ugliness.

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1 recording (25 min., 26 sec.)

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Khan, Laila May 26, 2010.

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  • Main Title: Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan
  • Alternate Title: Shari Shaskulum Shari Bano
  • Series Title: Stories

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A recording of Laila Khan reciting the story “Shari Bano from Fairyland,” in the Hunza dialect. In this popular tale a prince is born, the seventh son. He finds a set of beautiful dressed one day on a clothesline, and decides to wait for the wearers to return, and see their beauty. The owners are actually fairies whom he follows, but they scorn him for his human ugliness.

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1 recording (25 min., 26 sec.)

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  • Accession or Local Control No: HB_Story_Shari_Bano_from_the_fairyland_Laila_Khan_Gilgit-Zulfiqarabad_26_May_2010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc849866

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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 Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan (Text)

Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan

Transcription of the recording of Laila Khan, a Hunza Burushaski speaker, reciting the story of "Shari Shaskulum Shari Bano" ('Shari Bano of Fairyland'), a popular story, with translations in English.

Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan, ark:/67531/metadc957409/

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  • May 26, 2010

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  • June 28, 2016, 11:36 p.m.

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  • June 9, 2017, 2:12 p.m.

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Khan, Laila. Story of Shari Bano from Fairyland by Laila Khan, audio recording, May 26, 2010; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc849866/: accessed August 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.