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Traditional story about Creation, Part 2: Boy Descending from the Sun

Description: Bunghon Suungnem tells the story of Boy Descended from the Sun, including translations or word for word of the stories collected during the Storytelling Festival. The recording also includes Shetwor Dilbung, Beshot Khullar and Suungnem Bunghon discussing Lamkang Clan naming and the folk songs that need to be learned and and imparted to the community.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Khullar, Rex
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of The Story of Suhuinu

Description: The story of Suhuinu or How one mimics the sound of different animals.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Khullar, Rex
Partner: UNT College of Information

Traditional story about the Origin of the Lamkang, Part 1

Description: Origin of the Lamkang, Part 1 as told by Bunghon Suungnem, who retells a traditional history of how in the beginning of creation man and animals spoke the same language and how man was given the authority to name the birds and animals and everything that is therein.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Khullar, Rex
Partner: UNT College of Information

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

Analytical discussion of The Origin of the Lamkang

Description: Leivon Khullar narrated a monologue/traditional account on the origin of the Lamkang clans. This is a recording of discussion translating the original source file by Leivon Khullar.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Tholung, Daniel
Partner: UNT College of Information

Analytical discussion of The Story of Seven Sons

Description: Translation discussion of the Story of Seven Sons as told by Angtoi Sankhil recorded by Rex Khullar and Harimohon Thounaojam.
Date: August 26, 2009
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information