OLAC Record

Title:Traditional Bamboo Hat Weaving
Linguistic and ethnographic documentalion of Western dialecls of Nyenkha spoken in the Phobjikha valley in
Contributor (consultant):Jamtsho
Dorju Phub
Contributor (interviewer):Wangchuk
Contributor (photographer):Yangchen
Contributor (recorder):Ugyen
Contributor (researcher):Wangchuk
Description:There are a number of photographs on traditional bamboo hat, the origin of its materials and usage of it. For example, it is made of bamboo products and can be used in the sun, wind, rain and etc. This item is really useful for farmers in the field, cow herding and traditionally beautiful decoration in and around the nation.
Yangchen is a student, lives in Thimphu and employed as a helper for this Nyenkha documentation 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.
Wangchuk is a PhD researcher at the University of Essex. He is PI, 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.
Yangchen is a student, lives in Thimphu and employed as a helper for this Nyenkha documentation project.
Grandpa Dorji Phub is a Nyenkha speaker and lives at Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, Bhutan. He is gifted with multitalented skills such as singing traditional songs (ox songs and other songs), weaving traditional carrying bamboo baskets and so on. He is famous for his contribution to traditional artefact and other cultural values.
Grandpa Karsa Tashi is a speaker of Nyenkha as his native language to communicate with his family and fellow Phobjibs. He is a well experienced traditional bamboo hat weaver and good at other cultural artefact as well.
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1272018%23
Subject:Procedural Narrative
Nyenkha language
Subject (ISO639):neh


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1272018
DateStamp:  2019-04-08
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Citation: Yangchen (photographer); Jamtsho (consultant); Wangchuk (interviewer); Ugyen (photographer); Wangchuk (researcher); Ugyen (recorder); Yangchen (recorder); Dorju Phub (consultant); Karsala (consultant). 2018-08-20. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Asia country_BT iso639_neh

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Country: Bhutan
Area: Asia

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