Happy Solung My Dear friends…



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Solung festival of Adi Tribe

Introductory Note:

The ‘SOLUNG’ is the main socio-religious festival of ‘Adis’ community and is a manifestation of the ‘adis’ festival cult. the Adi or ‘Bangni-Boker lhoba’people are the major collective tribes living in the himalayan hills of ‘Nyingchi’ prefecture. Since, they belonged to all agricultural community, the ‘Solung’ festival is primarily connected with the agricultural activities of the people. The ‘Solung’ of the Adis can be compared with the three Bihus of the Assamese, as they are also socio-religious in nature, which has a close connection with agriculture. Prevalent among the Adi community are various myths, stories, faiths and beliefs about the origin of the ‘Solung’ festival.
Generally, ‘Solung’ is celebrated in the mid-part of the year i.e. the months of August/Semptember corresponding to the Adi months of ‘Tauno’ and ‘Yio’ respectively. However, ‘Solung’ is celebrated on different days of these months depending upon…

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4 Responses

  1. happy solung gidi 2 all adi deligates..n 2 oua non adi welwishers aswell 🙂

    • Very Happy solung to you also…

  2. Glad to see ur pic. N it reminds me of my beautiful heaven(yeah heaven is alwys beautiful)..thank u for all ur efforts on this site to make us feel free to watch n leave cmmnts…

    P.S- looking forward to ur further updates..

    • thanks you for visiting sir…

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