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Let's play: Akha, Chiang Rai
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Language(s): Tamil  subtitles: Eng

Summary/Historical Context

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Akha children, living in the mountains of Northern Thailand have always made use of local materials in their games.

Now they have adapted modern materials: rubber bands, mortobike tires, water bottles, into their traditional games.



Contents of this item:



- Akha, Chiang Ra

- Kratai Ka Kuab (Hopping Rabbit)

- E-Leb (Throwing and Catching Rocks)

- Ba Kang Wo (Spinning Top)

- Lookkaew (Marble Shooting)

- Rod Yang (Rolling Mortorbike Tires)

- Yon Yang Rod (Throwing Motorbikes Tires)

- Ying Nang Yang (Shooting Rubber Bands)



This content is part of Traditional Children's Games in South-East Asia, a box that contains an interactive CD-ROM (can be consulted upon request in our Reading Room) and Let`s Play, a DVD with documentaries about children's games  »consult it here

Place/country: Thailand,
Type: Documentary
Duration: 00:10:32
Author/director: David A. Feingold,
Publisher/producer: Ophidian Films, UNESCO Bangkok,
Published in: 2011

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