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Title: On translating oral traditions: ceremonial wedding poetry from Dingri
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Barbara Nimri Aziz

Description: This text deals with the difficulties of interpreting and translating Tibetan ceremonial wedding poetry (molla). Aziz deals with the tension and complications that develop from translating the written text of an oral presentation. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-03-02)

Publisher Place: New Delhi
Publisher: Manohar Publications
Publisher country: India
Published Date: 1985
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Language and Linguistics
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Religion -- Rituals and Ceremonies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Poetry
Cultural Coverage: Tibet and Himalayas
Language: English
Source: Soundings in Tibetan civilization: proceedings of the 1982 Seminar of the International Association
Source Editor: Barbara Nimri Aziz
Matthew Kapstein
Source Type: Conference Proceedings
Source Page Numbers: 115-134
Frequency of publication: Irregular
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Article
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-03-02 16:58:38
Date Record Checked: 2004-02-04
Date Last Modified: 2005-12-19 10:27:39
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