Guy Adam & Niel Nicholson Nepal Collection

Tharu songs and dances at travel lodge

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:43:25

  • Cultures

    Tharu

  • Shelf mark

    C155/1

  • Subjects

    Tharu men's songs

  • Recording date

    1984-04-04

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Guy Adams and Niel Nicholson Nepalese Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Tharu lady's home, Tiger Tops Tharu Village Camp, Chitwan, Narayani zone, Nepal

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singers, female and male)

  • Recordist

    Adams, Guy

  • Description

    Item note: Tharu village camp 1. Some local hill people sing and dance for the tourists in the evening: Tharu girls singing in festival style; men singing in traditional secular style; men singing in adulterated secular style. Recording note: Recorded at Tiger Tops Tharu Village Camp (tourist hotel in rural area of the Nepalese Terai - lowlands).

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