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  • Love Song 3 

    Lha mo ’tsho (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-04)
    This song is sung by a female to a male and says, "Even though we are singing love songs together, I don't want to destroy your relationship with your wife." This song is never sung at public celebratory gatherings, as ...
  • Love Song 1 

    Lha mo ’tsho (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-04)
    The lyrics state, "If we care for each other we will have a nice relationship." This song is never sung at public celebratory gatherings, as relatives might be present and it is taboo to sing such songs in the presence of ...
  • Love Song 4 

    Lha mo ’tsho (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-04)
    This song invites people to gather and sing together. It is never sung at public celebratory gatherings, as relatives might be present and it is taboo to sing such songs in the presence of relatives. 这首歌提到了请到我们这儿来一起唱情歌 ...
  • Folk Song 4 

    Lha mo ’tsho (World Oral Literature Project, 2012-04)
    This song may be sung at any festivals and celebratory gatherings in the village, but is especially sung when a bride-to-be is sent to her future husband's home. It suggests that women cannot rely on their parents but need ...

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