DOBES Archive

Chant_Pokbil
AM chants the Pokbil chant.The session begins with the collectors asking AM about the chant and its significance. AM explains that the chant is not very special, saying they are just "words" he speaks to this god pots as he gives them offerings. There is considerable speech overlap since the translations are simulatanous. AM then performs a chant he uses in context of pokbil när 'offering of corn'.
Exp_AM_02
AM talks about the chEk hun "red bark(headbands)" that are worn During certain ceremonies. The topic was spontaneous, and follows on the heels of the previous session about ceremonies and types of offererings made at each.