Nāmpho

Kazing suipurpur roakha phasā mayikhavai khumkorli Nāmpho phunga.  Nāmpho hi raincoat thāda shichin kasāna.  Hi khaneinā (palm leaf) eina rakkakhui otna.  Nāmpho ayur khani lei; Phokhār:  Hina paikhamei yurna.  Phokhār hiya ākhamāng (single) eina raka.  Chieina langpongda kazing ro akha makhāngmana.  Tara zanghaowa.  Shapshap mamei khāngkhavaina.  Mayarnaona phungzārlāka. Phova:  Hina mathākhamei yurna.  Khanishida (double) raka.  Kala Phovaliya tara mazangmana.  Khumshong …

Ngakhum

Ngakhum hila kazing kharo atamli shichinkhavai otna.  Akui eina haophoklaga kashan tāshungda ngakhum khavaina.  Hili hakmei kala sāngmeida phei tākashung chili khumva hoya. Written by Tsivyo Kasom Sources:  P.R. Yangkahao & V. Zingkhai Writer’s Email: tsivyo@gmail.com (The writer is available, if you have any question or concern)

Khumlāng

Achālakha Khumlāng hoda shātin/shārtin/umbrella kathā ngavāsai.  Hi Ngakhumnālong maningakha hākor (bamboo sheath) eina sākakhui otna.  Yāmkokthāda kahaka eina sāya, kha yāmkoklila hakmeiya.  Kala alungli shātin/shārtin/umbrellawui thing thāda singkhavai kāya. Kaikhana luilila ngavavāya kala kasār kafa luimavāla shimli kapambinga khaya sāda kayāngli shunlaga pama. Kaikhana shātin/shārtin/umbrellali khayarār hosada hānga, kha khayarār machila Khumlāng chini kaje phāmeilapai. Written by Tsivyo Kasom Sources: …

Khumshong

Khumshong hi Ngakhumnā eina sākakhuiya kuihonwui ayur akhana.  Ngakhumnā long hi ara Tangkhul ngaleili matheilui thura, shimānhaira.  Hi khaneilongwui ayurna. Kazing roakha kui kala phasā mayikhavai Khumshong hi ngakhuma.  Khumshongli khangakhum chiya khangahon machimana.  kuihonli khangahon chiya.  Written by Tsivyo Kasom Sources:  P.R. Yangkahao & V. Zingkhai Writer’s Email: tsivyo@gmail.com (The writer is available, if you have any question or …

Lāngtan

Achālakha sināpun, mariham maleimada Lengkhorli tara sanglaga sop eina phungsāya.  Kashanli tara makharekrorkhavai lāngtan hoda khaneinā eina rakkakhui shichin sai. Written by Tsivyo Kasom Sources:  P.R. Yangkahao & V. Zingkhai Writer’s Email: tsivyo@gmail.com (The writer is available, if you have any question or concern)

Harala eina Ngahor

Achālakha Phungcham ngaleili Yāngyāwo Ngahor kaho yārsho akha okthuisai.  A nganuilaga ava avāna lumtir eina nganaosai.  Lumnāhaida mailamlāk eina okthuisai.  Mailamhaoda phākazā phākashak ātamlila han katheo masāmi akha avali sheikhautchinga.  Kala tantak vārānlila āva eina āvāvali mailampamhaida tantaklila shurra chichinghaowa.  Marak marakliya awui ningai kasā chi makhāngkharar eina ashi ava eina avāvali tantak ngasovāchinga.  Ana hithāda maikhalam otsak kasā chi …

Chamtha eina Chamthei

Shangkhana Naothei Sangkhami Akhama kathā ama chi ungura jihaoda, agatona pamngaretli athai.  Pānguki kaji eina amana, ‘Amei, Ieishiyada mahānglākalo, chithā shārkho’ da hānglaga zathaowa.  Zatta kong kānnaikha kaji eina, agatona, ‘O amei, Ieishiya’ da vaotārasai.  Amana malung vātlala maphāphalungmara jihaoda latvālaga, khisāda ‘leishiya’ jikhala da akharara.  Kala chithāda vaolui akhaCHINAOSHAI zangrakhoda hānglaga zathaowa.  Agatona kharewuithāda ngashānpam shona kala kong kānuki …

Chaokhon

‘chao makhuiranglaga gaharava khongnainaoli yaoshaiserhaira’   Achālakha preigaharni leisai.  Thangkha ani luili leilakha, chao akha luipheili ngo-ngo da rākhonga. Nganaishar eina rākacho chi theilaga gahara china hānga, ‘Chaola langsonahaida luipheili ngongo da khongkhaningle.  Nale ina pharseithatlaga khongnainaoli mayaoshai haisi kaje’.   Gaharana khongnaonaoli yaoshaihaora kaji shālaga preiva malungvātsir haowa. Kala agaharali ngareivāda hānga, ‘Nana khi hāngiji?  Khongnainaoli khi mishaikhavai leida?  Mikhavai …

Asān Aret

Tangkhulna āngachāk kasāli ngarakzak eina (definitely) tamkhavai maleimana.  Varivarāna khami pāngmareng kala āpāngwui asān shichinlaga Awo Ayina hithāda asān aretwui angachāk sāsai. Mikumowui pāngmayāli akhān khānkahaibingli ‘kameokhān’ hoi Pāngmaleng avavawui amingbing chiya; Pāngva (yungho) Ayā (pāngyā) Alungtho Āngshichon Āngpaire Pāngmaleng avavali akhān kathum khāna.  Ākhān khaniwui ngachai chili Sanghā hoi.  Sanghā akha hi Imperial systemwui inch akhawui chāngna Sanghā shini …

Hungpungwo eina agato Maiteiwowui kasha khararchān

Hungpungwoshi Meinaoni (An excerpt from ‘Hungshi shangvawui miwun mirāt khararchān)   “Chithāda sāda Maitei Leiphai hila Hungshi shangwui phungphā apamna.  Kala Kanglali pamda khaleibing saikora Hungshi Phapengna.  Phapeng machutsāda awo-ayi thot eina haophoklaga aja rāshungda agatona Hungthotkhali, Silui alānao akha eina ameiwui shim ungngahānchingda khalei hina” – P. Solomon Hungbungwoshi meinaoni, kaje Hungbungwo eina Maiteiwona MAKHEL ramli pamkasāwui eina KHUMREIli …