DOBES Archive

Medicine1__Throat_medicine
Nkoiseyyo shows a plant used as throat medicine
Ceremonies2
Nkokoyya's house - Papalyi tells atout Kaalantaisee, the second dritual used during circumcision
Animals4__Imitation_of_Birds2
Bahati imitates birds and explains about their characteristic features
Men2__Mens_tasks_Planting
Nkuyaki at field work, preparing for setting seeds into the ground
Animals6__Imitation_of_Birds2
Bahati tells about the meaning of birds for the Akie, e.g. how they are used during hunt to get information about the environment
Men3__Mens_tasks_Digging_mushroom
Nkuyaki diggs out mushroom
Blessing5__Protection_Blessing
Nkoseyyo performs the protection blessing with Mʊ́nɗɛ̀ɛ̀
additional
Bahati explains how honey is harvested, and other useful things to know about honey
Song4__WoMen_Song1
Traditional Akie songs sung, Leadsinger: mainly Nkokooyai
Informal2__Informal_talk
Informal talk after singing
Ceremonies1
Bahati tells about circumsicion of boys
Animals2
Nkuyaki tells about animalsand other things, such as Baobab, Honey, Beer
Men2__Cricumciser_for_boys
Bahati speaks with the Circumciser (mtahiri) of boys, who doesn't speak Akie
Food2__Food_Taboos
Bahati talks about food taboos of the Akie
Song6__WoMen_Songs
Traditional Akie songs sung, Leadsinger: mainly Nkokooyai, Nkoseiyyo
Animals3__Imitation_of_Animals1
Bahati imitates animals and explains some of their characteristic features
Animals5__Animal_behavior_of_big_animals
Papalai narrates about the behavior of the animals, elephants, rhinos, kudus, antelopes, and zebras
Medicine2__Womans_medicine
Bahati diggs out roots used as medicine for women
Song1__Women_Songs_1
Traditiona Akie songs performed by Nevumba, Nkokooya