YEMSHE FESTIVAL Submitted by: wilson tom wilsontom.blogspot.com
YEMSHE FESTIVAL Time : October 5 Venue : Kohima Celebrated by : Pochury Tribe of Nagaland Duration : From last week of Sep...
<ul><li>Yemshe festival is a harvest festival of Pochuri tribe </li></ul><ul><li>All Pochuri tribe come together and celeb...
<ul><li>The whole village is cleaned by the village youth starting from streets, footpath, well, ponds, fields, etc </li><...
<ul><li>The ritual feast has to be hosted by a rich family. </li></ul><ul><li>The family hosting the Purification Feast, h...
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Yemshe festival is a harvest festival of Pochuri tribe. All Pochuri tribe come together and celebrate the yemshe festival with fun and frolic.

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Yemshe Festival

  1. 1. YEMSHE FESTIVAL Submitted by: wilson tom wilsontom.blogspot.com
  2. 2. YEMSHE FESTIVAL Time : October 5 Venue : Kohima Celebrated by : Pochury Tribe of Nagaland Duration : From last week of September to first week of October
  3. 3. <ul><li>Yemshe festival is a harvest festival of Pochuri tribe </li></ul><ul><li>All Pochuri tribe come together and celebrate the yemshe festival with fun and frolic. </li></ul><ul><li>Celebrates with wine and bamboo dance </li></ul><ul><li>After the village spokesman announce the arrival of festival from the next day festivities begins. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>The whole village is cleaned by the village youth starting from streets, footpath, well, ponds, fields, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Head of the family performs the rituals of yemshe festivals whose materials are fasten to the entrance of each house. </li></ul><ul><li>It is also the time for fun and merry making as the engaged couples exchange gifts and indulge in feasts and wine, and this is big yemshe. </li></ul><ul><li>The celebrations with rituals is called small yemshe. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The ritual feast has to be hosted by a rich family. </li></ul><ul><li>The family hosting the Purification Feast, has to provide wine to all families of the village. </li></ul><ul><li>They scarifies deer, chicken and frog according to the fertility of land. </li></ul><ul><li>After the sacrifice the tribe eat and drink and many games they play. </li></ul><ul><li>The last day of the feast will be impressively observed as the feast cleansing day and the very next day all go for harvesting. </li></ul>
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