Zingrot (Types of Rain)

An excerpt from ‘KAZING ROMI KHAVAI PROHOLI NGAKAOLU‘ Kazing hithada rosai. i. NGAKONGKHEI (Nov-Dec): Mãhãpei khani kathumthang Ngakongkhei hoda zingmashim sai. Zingmashim hili kazing marlãk eina roi (Z Zingthan). Zingmashim hili seinao kachãngabing makuinãhaoda thiya. ii. HORAM KASHIP (Jan-Feb): Luiradungli theimaja paimaja tãkhavai, mashao khavai, lingsang khavai kazing roya, horãm shipa. Shirui kaphung Shongreili horãm shipakha kharãknao ringphãi, Shongrãli horãm …

Chāngshān, Kumshān kala Zimiksho

Chāngshān, Kumshān kala Zimiksho -Ako Shaiza Yur-jāt akhawui ngashan khaleiwuivang eina “RIYAN” kharāna kala riyan khaleiwuivang eina “SHIYAN-CHIKAN” khangavāna. Tangkhul Wungram ngashan shānglāka.  Ringkaphā lumkhalao ngashan, kala kaphā kashiwui ayur ayāyāvawui ngashan leisera.  Ngashanwui shongzā pheikar khareli phanit phanaona.  Phanit phanao hi zingkumwui chāngshān yanglaga kachāngwui zimiksho horzakta masālala kachang-changva horzakta sāya.  Tangkhul chāngshān hi kachāng khawok, khanganee kala changthitli …

Chāngshān

Chāngshān Kala Kakhalat   “Kachāng hili luili khalei khai (fish) kathā kala khangatatei hanshirai theishirai vāphālaga samkaphang chi pamretli ngaphei ngaroklaga ngaron khangarok, mishai khangarokwuivang Ngapheida kahona.  Mishai khangarok hi Awo Ayiwui khamataiya ngashanna”   Achālakha Tangkhul ngaleili Shebshinao marāranglakha, ithumwui chāngshān hi kasā khavāna mikahaiya wonshivār kala shiri shirāwui atam yanglaga, kala ithumwui thingphun luivāt athishurda shānsāya.  Awo S …

Sirsālem Maharlem

Sirsālem Maharlem Sirsālem kala Maharlem kachi hiya zingrotrali kahāngna. Sirsālem: ‘Sirsā’ kachi hiya khawo (grass) āyur akhawui amingna. ‘Lem’ kachi hiya kakup/kakān/khavān kachina.  Chithādasāda awo ayina Māhāt (harvest) atam marāchaoranglakha kazing kharo chili Sirsā-lem/Sirsalem hoi.  Khiwuivang chilaga zingrot hi rokup kahaiwui thiliya sirsā lemser/thiser/vānserhaowa.  Sirsā lemhaokada Sirsālem kazing kahona.  Hi ngashun-ngayā kathumthang roya. Maharlem: Zingkum luiyao alungli Māhāt atam rāura …