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Zhungdra and Boedra, Nimalung Trenda: Chamjug, Rehearsal Day [Wide shot]

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Title
Zhungdra and Boedra, Nimalung Trenda: Chamjug, Rehearsal Day [Wide shot]
Additional title: Folk Dance
Names
Core of Culture (Organization) (Producer)
Core of Culture (Organization) (Donor)
Collection

Bhutan Dance Project, Core of Culture

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2005
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 677A
Topics
Dance -- Bhutan
Folk dancing -- Bhutan
Dance -- Religious aspects -- Buddhism
Rites & ceremonies -- Bhutan
Festivals -- Bhutan
Dzongs -- Bhutan -- Bumthang (District)
Bumthang (Bhutan : District)
Music and dance
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Nyimalung Trenda in 2005, Day One: 15th/6/2005, Chamjug Rehearsal Day: Shinjey Phomo - Dance of the Lord of Death and his Consort ; Shazam - Dance of the Four Stags ; Chipdril - Entry Procession ; Zhanag Cham - Dance of the Black Hats ; Durdag - Dance of the Four Lords of Charnel ; Dramitse Nga Cham.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Nyimalung Dratsang (upper balcony looking along right diagonal of arena), in Bumthang, on June 15, 2005.
Acquisition: Gift; Core of Culture. NN-PD
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (6 min.) : sound, color
Description
A good troupe of Boedra dancers - each year a different local group performs - but in general we've decided not to shoot the Boedra. The film associated with this record shows a sequence of different dances one after the other, rather than splitting them up into individual records. This is generally how the Boedra group operates, to fill gaps in the performance schedule or, as here, to begin the days proceedings and as an introduction, leading up to the more sacred dances to follow.Nyimalung Trenda is held for three days on the 8th to the 10th day of the 5th Bhutanese month. The final blessing day coincides with the anniversary of the Birth of Guru Rinpoche. A Chamjug or rehearsal day is held on the 7th day of the Lunar month.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19774065
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 467889a0-8292-0130-44f7-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Core of Culture
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Item timeline of events

  • 2005: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Zhungdra and Boedra" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2005. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/469c5b70-8292-0130-115c-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Zhungdra and Boedra" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 28, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/469c5b70-8292-0130-115c-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2005). Zhungdra and Boedra Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/469c5b70-8292-0130-115c-3c075448cc4b

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Zhungdra and Boedra