Bela'i nu nga Subaanen

Alternative Titles:
A Subanen Wedding
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Date:
2012
Date Created:
1972
Extent:
36 lines and 14 notes
Description:
This description of a wedding from a groomsman's point of view includes one of the most evocative and enjoyable of Subanen customs: the playful drama of pouring water on the groom's party as they go up the stairs to the wedding. The text concludes with admonitions by older relatives to the newlyweds, urging them to practice fidelity and industry.
Publication Status:
Preprint
Country:
Philippines
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Entry Number:
48700
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