DOBES Archive

BK_MP_Dume_kuin_teneni
In the recording Marcelino tells the story of Dume Kuin Teneni. The content is related to the origins of tobacco and shamanism. The recording was made by the anthropologist Barbara Keifenheim who authorized its integration into the Cashinahua Dobes archive.
BK_Marcelino_Katxa_song1
The song which is realized as a kind of speech-song belongs to the ritual of Katxanawa.
BK_Tatiana_Envira
Tatiana performs several songs in front of an audience of women(?).
BK_Llosa_Yuxin
Llosa explains the different yuxins and certain entities announcing death.
BK_MP_Nawa_inun_inu
The narrative deals with the encounter between a non-indian and a jaguar.
BK_RT_miyui1
This short narrative told by Rene deals with the vagina.
BK_AP_initiation_kene
In the recording Alicia tells how she was initiated in the arts of herbal medicin by her father. The recording was made by the anthropologist Barbara Keifenheim who authorized its integration into the Cashinahua Dobes archive.
BK_Interview_education
The interview is about the indigenous school system in the Peruvian Alto Purus area.
BK_Milton_Conta_2
Several Cashinahua men from the village of Conta give a speech or participate in a dialog. The recording was made by the anthropologist Barbara Keifenheim who authorized its integration into the Cashinahua Dobes archive. Different speakers could be identified for the following parts of the DVD-recording: 00:00:18 - 00:04:22 00:04:32 - 00:07:38 00:07:46 - 00:25:43 00:25:46 - 00:29:50
BK_MP_Nixi_Pae
Marcelino sings and explains different Ayahuasca songs.
BK_AP_kene
Alicia talks about different types of kene and their meaning. The recording was made by the anthropologist Barbara Keifenheim who authorized its integration into the Cashinahua Dobes archive.
BK_Nixi_Pae
Different songs are performed during a ritual of Ayahuasca.
BK_Cecilia_women_chanting
Cecilia sings songs belonging to different Cashinahua rituals. The session contains at least two individual songs.
BK_Marcelino_snakebite
The story is about how a snake bit Marcelino's son Mequias in the head and nearly killed him.