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Monologue on chikir

Description: Recording about "chikir", a traditional gun, used in the Yasin Valley in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. The recording was made in Hundur, a village situated in the Yasin Valley.
Date: unknown
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on Hemaz

Description: Recording of Mohammad Nadir Khan reciting an account of the cultural festival of Hemaz. He is speaking in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski.
Date: July 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on Misgar Valley

Description: A recording of Pari Nimo reciting a Historical narrative and poem about the Misgar valley in the Hunza dialect. “Misgar Valley” explains a little bit about who came to Misgar from Baltit.
Date: May 29, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the history of polo

Description: Recording of Wazir Abbas telling the History of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abbas claims that the modern version of Polo on horses originated in Nagar. He then tells of a battle between the people of Nagar and Hunza.
Date: October 15, 2012
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the history of polo

Description: Recording of Abdullah reciting a historical account of Polo in the Nagar dialect. Abdullah tells the history of the people throughout Nagar, and how after Winter the Kings would congregate the people of different villages, and concerts and competitions would be held.
Date: June 26, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information