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Analytical discussion of the Raapa Story

Description: Translation of story of Raapa as told by Bunghon Suungnem. In this story, a tiger, angry at being duped by Koreng, eats him. Koreng's sisters vow to marry whoever kills the tiger, and the only one able to do it is Raapa. Jealous, the other men conspire to kill Raapa, but he survives two attempts and tricks them so that they drown. In the end Koreng's sisters kill Raapa.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Traditional story about the Squirrel

Description: This Theipaa paomin [Squirrel Story] is narrated by Bunghon Sankhil of Keithelmanbi village. A short English synopsis is given by Daniel in Assam 2013. David Peterson participated in the discussion of the translation and transcription, along with participants of the 2013 Assam Lamkang orthography workshop.
Date: 2009
Creator: Sankhil, Bunghon
Partner: UNT College of Information