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ctn_sanskriti -- Chintang Sanskriti ra Jalpadevi
Title:
ctn_sanskriti -- Chintang Sanskriti ra Jalpadevi
ID:
https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-000A-319D-6
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Lokendra (author)
Publisher:
The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Description:
This is a book written in the Nepali language by a Chintang intellectual. Besides the general descriptions in Nepali, the publication includes ritual texts in the ritual language. The ritual texts are all translated into Nepali. The book consists of three sections (parts) with several chapters each. The first section contains a short description of the Khalsa locality and different aspects of Chintang life, like history, religion, climate, crops, clan structure and languages,etc. The second section contains an account of the Chintang rituals with the respective ritual texts and folk tales. Rituals documented are Pani Magne, Khipmang, Wadhangmi, some minor ceremonies as well as folk tales like Biruma nisa, Thube?ma, Rahangba, Pe?wahang, Budhahang, etc. The third section deals with the village goddess, Jalpadevi and Kanyadevi, which are the most imporatant deities of Chintang, also known outside the village. This section also deals with the genealogy of priests and the process of worship, rules and regulation of Jalpadevi. At the end, it also has one summary chapter with appendices.
Content language:
Chhintange
Nepali (macrolanguage)
Subject language:
Chhintange
Nepali (macrolanguage)
Language family:
Sino-Tibetan
Tibeto-Burman
DCMI type:
StillImage
Text
Other coverage:
Nepal
East Nepal
Other format:
image/jpeg
image/gif
text/html
Other language:
Chintang
Nepali
Other subject:
Chintang
Nepali
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Archive: The Language Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Chhintange
Subject language: Nepali (macrolanguage)
Language family: Sino-Tibetan
Language family: Tibeto-Burman
Geographic region: Asia
DCMI type: StillImage
DCMI type: Text
Content language: Chhintange
Content language: Nepali (macrolanguage)
Contributor: Lokendra
Publisher: The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Title: ctn_sanskriti -- Chintang Sanskriti ra Jalpadevi
Other coverage: East Nepal
Other coverage: Nepal
Other format: image/gif
Other format: image/jpeg
Other format: text/html
Other language: Chintang
Other language: Nepali
Other subject: Chintang
Other subject: Nepali