OLAC Record

Title:Name of Ploughing Tools
Linguistic and ethnographic documentalion of Western dialecls of Nyenkha spoken in the Phobjikha valley in
Contributor (annotator):Ugyen
Contributor (consultant):Jamtsho
Dorju Phub
Contributor (recorder):Yangchen
Contributor (researcher):Wangchuk
Description:In this video and audio, Mangi Ap, Community Representative, Sati, explains the names of traditional ox ploughing tools with their purposes and usages. He also explains the origins of ploughing tools, from where and how they manufacture in traditional ways. This recording has separate audio recording which we tried our level best in using audio recorder.
Yangchen is a student and lives in Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. She is a Kurtoekha speaker and a helper for this project.
Jamtsho is a Gup (local leader) of Phobji Gewog (council) and native speaker of Nyenkha. He is employed as a language consultant as well as regional host who selects speaker/language consultant, provide basic facilities (family host) and arrange all necessary things. The research team was really grateful to him for providing all necessary requirements for this ELDP project.
Dorji Phub is a Nyenkha speaker and lives at Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, Bhutan. He is gifted with talented skill in weaving traditional carrying bamboo basket which is passed down from his great grand forefathers.
Wangchuk is a PhD researcher at the University of Essex. He isPI, from Phonjikha and a native speaker of Nyenkha.
Ugyen works for the DDC office and employed as RA with Wangchuk Rinzin. He is a native of Tshangla and uses Dzongkha and English as the national language and international language, respectively.
Sati is 50 years old and a native speaker of Nyenkha. He is a community representative (mang-mi in Nyenkha/Dzongkha) for local government in Pjobjikha council. He is also well-versed in all local traditions passed down from great ancestors. He studied until primary level from Phobjikha Primary School which upgrade to Higher Secondary and Central School from 2015.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1271960%23
Subject:Procedural Narrative
Nyenkha language
Subject (ISO639):neh


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1271960
DateStamp:  2019-04-08
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Citation: Yangchen (recorder); Jamtsho (consultant); Dorju Phub (consultant); Wangchuk (researcher); Ugyen (annotator); Sati (consultant); Ugyen (recorder). 2018-04-18. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Asia country_BT iso639_neh

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Country: Bhutan
Area: Asia

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