DOBES Archive

This continuation of the Phagu spring ritual of Puma is celebrated outside the house. It is done compulsorily to offer phalamroŋ (sacred rice) and demanding the power and energy from the ancestors.
The importance, value of using the Puma language is described here. It is advised the Puma community not to forget to use the language and always we have to use our native language, Puma.
The speaker describes the Khaliphenma ritual, a sacrificial offering, as practiced by the people of the Dabalung clan-group.
The speaker describes the ways of performing the funeral rituals in the Puma community.