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Bishnupriya Manipuri Folk Rhymes and Proverbs

There is a considerable number of folk rhymes and proverbs in Bishnupriya Manipuri, which enriches the folk literature. These have been handed down through oral tradition. Among the folk Rhymes , the most important are those sung as cradle songs and those recited by the children while playing. Proverbs are very numerous and multi-various in nature. They exhibit the sense of meter, poetic ornaments, minute observations, witticism of people.
  • Folk Rhymes
  • Proverbs

A Folk Rhyme of BPM
collected from the megazine Chinta

Some Proverbs
Colleced from Sanjibani, Year 1/ issue 1

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