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Title: SD1-248
Issue Date: 04 Jul 2015
Description: Genre: Medicine/huru: Sopu Ngajone was recorded 4 July 2015 in the morning outside her home in Oje Diji by Pidhu (Ebbe) using the H4N Zoom, one of his first recording sessions. She told 'huru nggono' (huru "plant species". 'Huru' is a prohibition-sign-curse hung in the plantation to protect crops. Symptom: severe coughing and weakness. Cure. Chew with kaliraga root and garlic. ngiru kephe ("spit-touch") on body. Massage in face. Five times (occasions), ngiru siko on fifth, with paddy grains, money, small coconut, coconut bowl with ngiru ingredients to apply on the forehead while uttering bhulu wao.
Pages/Duration: 0:02:10
Appears in Collections:Stefan Danerek Collection - Palu'e Audio

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