A photograph of young men playing a Khmer New Year game, 1989

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Title

A photograph of young men playing a Khmer New Year game, 1989

Description

A photograph of men standing in a line and playing chol chhoung, a traditional Khmer New Year game. The game involves a lineup of young men on one side and a lineup of young women on the opposite side, and a tied krama is thrown back and forth. It's the young men's turn to catch the krama. A happy new year sign is visible in the background. This game was played during the New Year celebration at the Philippine Refugee Processing Center.

Creator

Publisher

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Date

1989

Rights

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Format

image/tiff; 1 photograph

Type

Identifier

pa prpc021

Coverage

Citation

Chigas, George, “A photograph of young men playing a Khmer New Year game, 1989,” Southeast Asian Digital Archive, accessed October 1, 2020, https://umlseada.omeka.net/items/show/789.

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