DOBES Archive

CLLDCh1R04S06
Khem's elder brother sings Nepali rhymes, Khem also tries to sing. Khem plays with a book.
CLLDCh4R06S03
In this session, Man Kumar plays with feathers, he plays with a round piece made of plastic. Around 0:40, he goes to his neighbour's yard and he plays there walking here and there. Total utterances =1238 Total utterances sopken by Man Kumar =428 Total utterances (-Communicators) sopken by Man Kumar =428-43 =385 Total utterances spoken in the presence of Man Kumar by others = 1238 428 =810 Adult to adult utterances =105
CLLDCh3R09S08
In this session, Kalpana washes clothes and later she takes a plant of a chilli and play with it. She follows the cocks.
Food_stall
This file consists of a large group of Photographs about food stall on the occasion of the Sakewa dance in Dhankuta in 2004.
CLLDCh4R11S04
Man Kumar and Bisal (Kuluke) sing Nepali song and they dance.
CLLDCh3R04S04
Kalpana and her siblings eat cucumber. Kalpana interacts with her mother in the kitchen while her mother is cooking meal. Children Kalpana including tease one another. They use abusing and taboo words in their language.The session is very interesting. W In this session, Total utterances = 388 Total utterances spoken by Kalpana =107 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kalpana =107-11=96 Total utterances spoken in the presence of Kalpana =388-107= 281 There is not adult to adult conversation in this session.
CLLDCh2R06S07
(This session has not sound between 17:03 and 18:34) Kamala, Kalpana and Prithvi play with old newspaper and a flower. They play with local playing thing (bhurung). Kamala plays with Kalpana and Kalpana’s elder brother Prithvi. They are in front of the house and in the first part of the session only the children play with partly the father in the background working and sometimes the grandmother. Then later interaction with the child and the mother (no more other people present). In this session, Total utterances =1395 Total utterances spoken by Kamala = 301 Total utterances (- COMM) spoken by Kamala = 301-63 = 238 Total utterances spoken by others in the presence of Kamala = 1395-301=1094 Adult to adult utterances (AA) = 10
CLLDCh3R04S03
Kalpana carries a bamboo basket here and there. Samjhana gives cucumber to Kalpana and Kalpana eats it. Kalpana and Ranjana talk about flower. Kalpana almost in this recording is seen very active. She has played with her sisters, Ranjana and Samjhana. Similarly, she played with her brother Prithibi and her neighborhood friend yogendra. In the beginning of recording Kalpana has played with her sisters and brother with toy. That toy is supposed to be the dove and ox here. Later, Yogendra has come to play with them. Further, they hear the sound of the birds, talk about the birds, and chase the birds. Moreover, they have teased each other using nickname like Dalle, Kunti etc. In the end of the recording, Kalpana looks sad and ask her mother to provide something to her. In this session, Total utterances =1064 Total utterances spoken by Kalpana = 280 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kalpana = 280-60 =220 Other's utterances spoken in the presence of Kalpana =1064 -220 =844 Other's utterances (-COMM) spoken in the presence of Kalpana =844-122 = 722
CLLDCh2R01S03
This session contains the morning activities of the child2, Kamala. Her mother makes Kamala wash her face. Her mother gives Kamala water in a small bottle. Raj Kumari gives Kamala some beans in a bowl and Kamala In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala = 16-4 =12 Total utterances by other people in the presence of Kamala =132-16=116, Kamala has just got up. Kamala's mother makes Kamala wash her face inside the house. In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala =16 -4 =12 Others utterances spoken in the presence of Kamala =132 -16 =116
CLLDCh3R09S03
Kalpana and an elder girl play in the field together with a pipe (for water). She tries to build something with sticks, partly talk to herself, partly to her sister. Both girls play independently for a while then they build a little hut together made out of sticks and Kalpana crawls inside and lies on the floor. Then after a while they destroy the little hut together and start a new.
CLDLCh2R05S02
Here is some intraction between Dipkala and Chandrakala. Dipkala walks here and there with a stick, she plays ball using bottlegurd. She follows her aunt Chandrakala.
exp_wadh_DK
This text is recorded by GB. In this session, Digdal Rai expresses his experience about wadangmi. He talks about origin, clan, tradition, way of celebrating wadangmi. Besides, he describes the way of worshipping god and goddess. He points out the importance of preserving culture. Lastly, he talks on the prestige of Rai people.
CLLDCh2R01S03
This session contains the morning activities of the child2, Kamala. Her mother makes Kamala wash her face. Her mother gives Kamala water in a small bottle. Raj Kumari gives Kamala some beans in a bowl and Kamala In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala = 16-4 =12 Total utterances by other people in the presence of Kamala =132-16=116, Kamala has just got up. Kamala's mother makes Kamala wash her face inside the house. In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala =16 -4 =12 Others utterances spoken in the presence of Kamala =132 -16 =116
CLDLCh2R05S02
Here is some intraction between Dipkala and Chandrakala. Dipkala walks here and there with a stick, she plays ball using bottlegurd. She follows her aunt Chandrakala.
CLLDCh4R02S04
Man Kumar is playing marble at his maternal home. His mother and grandmother are also present. In this session, Total utterances = 513 Total utterances of Man Kumar = 164 Total utterances of Man Kumar = 164 -9 = 155 Others' utterances to Man Kumar = 513 - 164 = 349
CLLDCh4R11S07
Man Kumar and Centima play with plough. Man Kumar wants to play family telling 'ama' for himself and 'apa' for Susma. Children plough and prentends to sow maizes using stones. Later Man Kuimar and Sapana plough the field. Man Kumar is very active in this session. In this session, Total Utterances: 376 Utterances having no meanings: 3 Total Man Kumar's utterances: 86 Total Man Kumar's utterances (-communicators): 86-7 =79 Other's utterances to Man Kumar = 375 - 86 = 289 Other's utterances to Man Kumar (-communicators) = 289 - 19 = 270 Adult to Adult utterances (AA) =4
CLLDCh3R04S03
Kalpana carries a bamboo basket here and there. Samjhana gives cucumber to Kalpana and Kalpana eats it. Kalpana and Ranjana talk about flower. Kalpana almost in this recording is seen very active. She has played with her sisters, Ranjana and Samjhana. Similarly, she played with her brother Prithibi and her neighborhood friend yogendra. In the beginning of recording Kalpana has played with her sisters and brother with toy. That toy is supposed to be the dove and ox here. Later, Yogendra has come to play with them. Further, they hear the sound of the birds, talk about the birds, and chase the birds. Moreover, they have teased each other using nickname like Dalle, Kunti etc. In the end of the recording, Kalpana looks sad and ask her mother to provide something to her. In this session, Total utterances =1064 Total utterances spoken by Kalpana = 280 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kalpana = 280-60 =220 Other's utterances spoken in the presence of Kalpana =1064 -220 =844 Other's utterances (-COMM) spoken in the presence of Kalpana =844-122 = 722
CLLDCh2R02S05
Kamala has gone to the corn field where her mother works. Kamala asks her mother's breast but her male neighbour teases her saying, 'suck my breast'. Her mother and neighbours are weeding out the corns. Kamala also tries to weed with the help of a big spade. In this session, Total utterances =135 Total utterances by Kamala =51 Total utterances by Kamala ( - COMM)=51-18=33 Total others' utterances =135-51 =84 Others' utterances (-COMM) =84-17=67 Adult's utterances (AA) =0
CLLDCh4R09S03
Man Kumar and Bisal (Kuluke) tries to dig sweet potatoes but they cannot find. They runs here and there. They throw stones downwards. Quite some other children are around. They play with a plank which they use as a slide. They are having ild play with a piece of clothes. There is lots of running around and shouting.
CLLDCh2R01S03
This session contains the morning activities of the child2, Kamala. Her mother makes Kamala wash her face. Her mother gives Kamala water in a small bottle. Raj Kumari gives Kamala some beans in a bowl and Kamala In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala = 16-4 =12 Total utterances by other people in the presence of Kamala =132-16=116, Kamala has just got up. Kamala's mother makes Kamala wash her face inside the house. In this session, Total utterances =132 Total utterances spoken by Kamala =16 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kamala =16 -4 =12 Others utterances spoken in the presence of Kamala =132 -16 =116