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Personal narrative by Khumel

Description: Recording of Khumel, a student in the Nagar district, reciting a personal account in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Date: June 24, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on the song entitled "Bor Bor"

Description: Recording of Muhammad Wazir Khan, a speaker of Yasin Burushaski, giving a cultural account about a folk song, popularly known as "Bor Bor".
Date: July 27, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Retelling of the Pear Story: Surmangol

Description: The Pear Story is a video stimulus commonly utilized in language documentation where speakers are shown the silent six minute video and then asked to describe it. In the video, a young boy steals a basket of pears from a farmer, then shares the stolen pears with three boys. This is a recording of H. Surmangol Sharma’s retelling of the Pear Story.
Date: September 14, 2007
Creator: Thounaojam, Harimohom
Partner: UNT College of Information

Traditional story about The Poor Boy and the Rich Boy

Description: Sumshot Khular of Thamlakhuren tells the story of The Poor Boy and the Rich Boy, originally told and written by Margret Leivon during the LLEC Mantri Pantha workshop in Manipur. The story is about a poor boy and a rich boy who went to set a trap. The poor boy's trap caught a deer and the rich boy got nothing, but he put the deer in his trap and tried to cheat the poor boy.
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Date: 2017
Creator: Lorenzen, Jane
Partner: UNT College of Information

Analytical discussion of nouns

Description: Daniel Tholung and Shekarnong Sankhil discuss nouns in Lamkang with Shobhana Chelliah and David Peterson.
Date: February 1, 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of verbs with suffixes

Description: Melissa elicits verbs with suffixes from Sumshot Khular.
Date: July 21, 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of tone

Description: Elicitation on tone: Melissa Robinson and Shobhana Chelliah record stems for tone investigation. The speaker/discussant is Angam Sankhil.
Date: June 6, 2017
Creator: Robinson, Melissa
Partner: UNT College of Information

Monologue on documentation done on Lamkang

Description: Beshot Khullar from Phaidaam Pantha reflects on the work that has been done on Lamkang to date, expresses concern for what knowledge is being lost, and requests and thanks Shobhana Chelliah for her work on Lamkang. He mentions a Bible verse of blessings that he quotes from Psalms 126:5-6: "Those who sow in tears, shall reap with songs of joy."
Date: May 2008
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of tone words in Lamkang (C-E)

Description: Shobhana elicits tone individual words from Sumshot Khular, words C through E.
Date: April 1, 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

A reading of Smuul Kpnaak, take 2

Description: A second recording of a traditional blessing said by elders on special occasions such as the birth of a child.
Date: 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of tone in minimal pairs

Description: Tone in minimal pairs organized by rhymes -- Sumshot Khular in discussion with Tyler P. Utt, Willem de Reuse and Shobhana Chelliah
Date: March 25, 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

A traditional blessing

Description: Recording of a traditional blessing used by elders to mark significant life events for younger couples.
Date: 2016
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana Lakshmi
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of syllable tapping experiment

Description: Melissa Robinson performing the syllable tapping experiment with Rebecca Leivon Lamkang.
Date: June 12, 2017
Creator: Robinson, Melissa
Partner: UNT College of Information

Elicitation of syllable tapping experiment

Description: Melissa Robinson performing the syllable tapping experiment with Shangnung Shankhil.
Date: June 12, 2017
Creator: Robinson, Melissa
Partner: UNT College of Information

Lectures in Imphal on Lamkang Verb Conjugation

Description: Shobhana Chelliah reviews two Lamkang paradigms with Lamkang language collectors and with the Manipuri language cell. The event was organized by Dr. Harimohon Thounaojam. Sumshot Khular assisted with translation as needed. There is an accompanying video and handout. Contributions recorded from Dr. Yashawanta Singh, Mr. Daniel Tholung, Mr, Swamy Tholung, and Mr. Beshot Khullar.
Date: August 8, 2018
Creator: Basumatary, Prafulla
Partner: UNT College of Information

Recording of the Burushaski story "The Intellegent Horse"

Description: Recording of Imam Yar Baig reciting the story "Aqalin-e-Hagur," (An Intelligent Horse) in the Yasin dialect of Burushaski. In this popular story, a princes is married to a demonic being but is rescued by her intelligent horse.
Date: June 19, 2010
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

A historical narrative by Mohammad Jabir

Description: Recording of Mohammad Jabir reciting a personal narrative in the Nagar dialect of Burushaski.
Date: November 12, 2012
Creator: Munshi, Sadaf
Partner: UNT College of Information

Personal narrative by Ali Dawar

Description: Recording of Muneem Dawar reciting a personal account in the Hunza dialect of Burushaski.
Date: December 17, 2010
Creator: Karim, Piar
Partner: UNT College of Information