Magar traditional tools: Hunka

Image title: Magar traditional tools: Hunka

Description of the photo

This photograph depicts the following traditional ancient Magar tools and utensils:

49. Hunka (हुंका/हुङ्का) also transliterated as: Huṃkā, Humka, Hukā, Huka or Huṅkā.

50. Chilim (चिलीम) also transliterated as: Chilīm, Chilima, Cilīm, Cilim, Cilīma or Cilima.

56. Nali (नली) also transliterated as: Nalī.

Gallery information:

The Magar people represents one of the largest indigenous ethnic groups of Nepal whose written history dates to at least the 11th century. The Magars practice shamanism and animalism and practice a variety of Pujas (ritualistic worship). They speak the Magar language which is a branch of the Tibeto-Burman family.

Photo details:
Date: 2019-11-11
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/25
Aperture: f/5
ISO: 2500
Focal length: 49mm

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Size: 2.35 MB
Resolution: 1600 x 2400
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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