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Title
Jakchung Berchung, Nabji Drup: Second Day [Close shot]
Names
Core of Culture (Organization) (Producer)
Core of Culture (Organization)
Collection

Bhutan Dance Project, Core of Culture

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 2005
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 753B
Topics
Bhutan
Masks -- Bhutan
Festivals -- Bhutan
Dzongs -- Bhutan -- Trongsa
Trongsa (Bhutan : District)
Dance -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism
Dance -- Bhutan
Folk dancing -- Bhutan
Rites and ceremonies -- Bhutan
Ritual and ceremonial dancing -- Bhutan
Mask dances -- Bhutan
Genres
Dance.
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances.
Video.
Notes
For wide shot version, see: *MGZIDF 753A.
The Nabji Drup begins after dark with the entrance of the GAPO-LA - the oldest man - who carries a phallus and engages in lewd banter with the audience.
Nabji Drup, Second Day (Dec. 25, 2005): Zheng Zhi Pem - Ritual for Longevity ; Shinjey Yab Yum - Dance of the Lord of Death and his Consort ; Nyulemai Cham - The Dance of the Evil Spirit (Peling) ; Jug Ging - Dance of the Ging with Batons ; Durdag - Dance of the Four Lords of the Charnel Grounds ; (Peling) Dri Ging - Dance of the Ging with Swords ; (Peling) Nga Ging - Dance of the Ging with Drums ; Jakchung Berchung.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Nabji Lhakang (courtyard looking along left diagonal towards the Lhakhang), in Trongsa, on Dec. 25, 2005.
Acquisition: Gift; Core of Culture. NN-PD
Biographical/historical: The festival is held in honor of Guru Rinpoche, the saint who introduced Buddhism in the 8th century and to commemorate the establishment of the Nabji temple. -- Bhutan Travel Club website.
Physical Description
Electronic resource
1 digital video file (31 min.)
Digital, stereo., H.264 file.
Description
As at Tangbi, Jakchung Berchung straddle the reappeared Yulema character - and there is plenty of high-spirited atsara activity as well - as they pull the audience in to sharing an impromptu wake for the deceased Yulema.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19807132~S1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0b850640-e377-0130-8565-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Open.Core of Culture
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Item timeline of events

  • 2005: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jakchung Berchung" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2005. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0dab9e40-e377-0130-7ad4-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jakchung Berchung" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 1, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0dab9e40-e377-0130-7ad4-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2005). Jakchung Berchung Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0dab9e40-e377-0130-7ad4-3c075448cc4b

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