DOBES Archive

ruu1-Mit
In this session we hear the consultant sing a ruu (=traditional chant).
ruu2-Mit
In this session the consultant sings a traditional song (ru'u).
trick_lang1-MP
In this session the consultant talks in the Hiva 'Oa trick language.
Expl_ruu-Mit
In this short session the consultant explains the two songs she has sung before (see "ruu1-Mit" and "ruu2-Mit"). She recounts the lyrics of the song.
apau_kokomi-MP
In this session we see how a medicine for infants is prepared out of plants and crabs. The end product is a cooked coconut oil with plant ingredients which is used for purification purposes, in particular when the infant suffers from diarrhoea and stomach trouble.
trick_lang2-MP
In this session the consultant talks in the Hiva 'Oa trick language.