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Weaving of kaśti (sacred thread) -- 007_sacred_thread -- Videography-based documentation of the Parsi language in Gujarat and Maharashtra
Title:
Weaving of kaśti (sacred thread) -- 007_sacred_thread -- Videography-based documentation of the Parsi language in Gujarat and Maharashtra
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1304069%23
IGS0323
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Banu Patel (speaker)
Bhaktawar Minoochehr (speaker)
Description:
A sacred thread (parsi - kaśti) weaver demonstrates the process of making this daily-use religious garment.
A retired person, residing in the Ava Bagh Parsi colony in Navsari. She ears her leaving by hand weaving of sacred threads (parsi - kaśti)
A teacher at a Gherda college in Navsari, she volunteers to give Avestan prayer classes and initiation ceremony (parsi - navjote) preparations for children (aged 5-15) at the Ava Bagh Parsi colony in Navsari
Subject language:
Parsi
English
Language family:
Indo-European
Indo-Iranian
Germanic
Iranian
Other coverage:
India
Other date:
2018-10-19
Other format:
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
Other subject:
Ritual/religious texts
Crafts
Parsi
English
Other type:
Video
Audio
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: English
Subject language: Parsi
Language family: Germanic
Language family: Indo-European
Language family: Indo-Iranian
Language family: Iranian
Geographic region: Asia
Geographic region: Europe
Contributor: Banu Patel
Contributor: Bhaktawar Minoochehr
Title: Weaving of kaśti (sacred thread) -- 007_sacred_thread -- Videography-based documentation of the Parsi language in Gujarat and Maharashtra
Other coverage: India
Other date: 2018-10-19
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Crafts
Other subject: English
Other subject: Parsi
Other subject: Ritual/religious texts
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video