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  The Blang ethnic minority   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
People in the Blang Mountain area revel in their energetic "knife dance." Young people like a courting dance called the "circle dance." For the Blangs in the Mujiang area, New Year's Day and weddings are occasions for dancing and singing, often lasting the whole night.
Poor Blang peasants, aside from being at the mercy of landlords and rich peasants of Blang origin, were exploited by propertied classes of Han and other ethnic minorities.
Blang society in Xishuangbanna retained varying degrees of public ownership of land by the clan or the village, aside from private ownership.
www.fmprc.gov.cn /eng/ljzg/3584/t17875.htm   (1074 words)

  
 China Ethnic Group: Blang People
The Blang ethnic minority is one of the oldest peoples in Yunnan Province, living mainly in the mountainous area of Meng Hai County of Dai autonomous prefecture in Xishuangbanna.
The Blang have a population of 91,882 as per the year 2000.
The most popular sport of the brave Blang ethnic minority is martial art, expressing their labor, self-defense, and imitating the activities of beasts.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/nationality/blang/index.htm   (611 words)

  
 Ethnic Groups - china.org.cn
Agriculture was the economic mainstay of Blang society, with dry rice as the dominant crop, followed by tea and cotton.
The Blangs' low income contrasted sharply with their heavy economic burden, which included tribute, high interest to money lenders, different kinds of taxes and corvee.
Blangs sent their representatives to the prefectural and county people's congresses, where they exercised their rights as masters of their own affairs.
www.china.org.cn /e-groups/shaoshu/shao-2-blang.htm   (1704 words)

  
 Hampton University -
Dr. Blang is the Co-director of the NEH sponsored Oral History Research Center at Hampton University.
Blang has been instrumental in combining the efforts to record the Schoolhouse history of Smithfield, Virginia, with the goals to collect regional oral histories as stipulated by the NEH grant.
Blang included various Oral History projects in her course requirements, adding to the interviews available in the OHRC database.
www.hamptonu.edu /academics/schools/libarts/polisci/ohrc/directors.htm   (565 words)

  
 BLANG Articles The Blang (???&_160;: Bùlang Zú) (a
The Blang language belongs to the Mon-Khmer family of languages.
The Blang are descendants of an ancient tribe known as the "Pu" who lived in the Lancang river valley during ancient times.
Traditionally the Blang considered teeth flened by chewing betel nuts a beauty characteristic.
www.amazines.com /Blang_related.html   (511 words)

  
 Blang Ethnic Minority - China tourist & travel guide for ethnic minorities of China
The Blang nationality has a population of 82,000.
According to historical records, an ancient tribe called Pu were the ancestors of today's Blangs.
The spoken language of the Qiang nationality belongs to the South Asia language family.
www.orientaltravel.com /people/Blang.htm   (83 words)

  
 Blang
The Blangs mostly reside in Xishuangbanna in the west of Yunnan Province.
The New Year of the Blangs is the most important festival for the Blangs, and falls between June and July of the Dai calendar.
As one of the folk festivals, it prevails in the area of Blangs, in Shidian County of Yunnan Province.
www.chinaculture.org /gb/en_chinaway/2003-09/24/content_28149.htm   (2347 words)

  
 WALHI - Update No. 8 (19 Jan): Thousands of bodies still unburied in Blang Me, IDP spots in Meulaboh
Mukim Blang Me is reported to have not received much aid.
Blang Me consisted of 6 villages (gampong) and located in Lhong subdistrict, Aceh Besar.
A volunteer nutritionist in Banda Aceh reported that IDPs are in shortage of protein intake.
www.eng.walhi.or.id /tsunami/update8_190105_blangme   (543 words)

  
 People's Daily Online -- Ecological museum of Blang ethnic group
The ecological museum of Blang ethnic group covers 180 hectares in the virgin forest within the China-Burma border areas.
Furthermore, some 1,020 Blang people in Zhanglangzhai have kept their traditional customs, production means, and religious believe for more than 1,400 years.
The ecological museum of Blang ethnic group covers an area of 180 hectares in the virgin forest within the China-Burma border areas.
english.peopledaily.com.cn /200602/09/eng20060209_241341.html   (512 words)

  
 KONTRAS- Indonesia: Kiling in Beutong Ateuh, West Aceh District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Din, 30 yr, Imam Meunasah desa Blang Meurandeh 2.
Thaleb, 26 yr, desa Blang Pu'uk, Beutong Ateuh It is the worst massacre and most barbaric acts that TNI-AD (Indonesian Arm Forces) have done in Aceh since Military Operations supposedly ended a year ago.
From the comments gathered of the military and police commanders in Aceh, we can conclude that massacred and killings of civilians is allowed as well as there is an assumption that those civilians has weapons, ganja farm or an assumption that those civilians are GAM (Free Aceh Movement).
www.desaparecidos.org /kontras/news/kill.html   (916 words)

  
 Lone Ryndero: 07/01/2003 - 07/31/2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Blang and I both bought the same shorts and a shirt, but in different colors.
Blang is the Mac OS version, and I am the Windows version.
Oh well kids are kids and it was cool, after the movie Blang needed to go eat at his house so naughty and I went to my casa to wait for blang.
loneryndero.blogspot.com /2003_07_01_loneryndero_archive.html   (5205 words)

  
 ReliefWeb » Document Preview » Indonesia: Building new farming communities in Blang Bintang
Like another rice fields in the surrounding area, which is located far from area affected by tsunami and free from salt-water contamination, the land could be cultivated 3-4 times a year.
All of the IDP used to be a farmer and currently living separately in several IDP barracks in Blang Bintang.
The farmers will leave their current Blang Bintang barracks when their new house is ready.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/SKAR-6APDLP?OpenDocument   (793 words)

  
 ACHEH
Rusli, 47, a resident of Ujong Blang village, Banda Sakti, North Acheh.
Taleb, 37, a villager of Ujong Blang village, Banda Sakti, North Acheh.
The TNI ransacked her house and torture him and a child aged 11 years was beaten with rifle but and threatened to be killed, and both of them are very much in trauma.
www.asnlf.net /asnlf_int/humanrights/insidents_report/030520a_incidents_report.htm   (417 words)

  
 Blang!: Reviews, Discography, Audio Clips, and more ||| Music.com
Lach had done a great deal of songwriting between albums, and many of those songs found their way to this very focused and inspired CD.
Lach, of course, was known for playing a key role in New York's anti-folk movement, and with Blang!
Those who were adolescents in the late 1970s can relate to "Kiss Loves You," a teen-age male's amusing ode to the influential heavy metal/hard rock band.
www.music.com /release/blang!/1   (328 words)

  
 Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN - ABACKUS COLUMN: We don't Bling, but we could Blang
Blang comes in two flavors with a hint of either oak or hickory smoke, reminiscent of the renowned Jack Daniels distilleries of Tennessee.
Blang aficionados such as Paul Newman, Clint Eastwood, Tony Bennet, Lauren Bacall, Julie Andrews and Barbara Wawa, er, Walters, have been seen drinking the sexy new BlangH2O.
The Blang bottle is fashioned of recycled Coca Cola bottles and comes shrink wrapped resting upon a Crab Orchard sandstone coaster.
www.crossville-chronicle.com /gladesun/local_story_052152149.html   (842 words)

  
 Language Log: Battling blang
David can rest easy in this case, I predict, because blang is not going to make it.
It's not because it's "ugly-little" that I predict that blang will fail, nor because it's any more of a threat to the English language than blog and blawg were.
For one thing, its referents are relatively concrete and very commonly referenced: people with web logs felt the need to reference "my web log" and "X's web log" and "the growing number of web logs" and so on, many times a day.
itre.cis.upenn.edu /~myl/languagelog/archives/003061.html   (408 words)

  
 Resources on the Blang
Blang (Southeast Asian people) -- China -- Xinman'e Cun.
GAM) rebels during a skirmish at Blang Panjo in...
Gunslingers (the whole dang blang shootin' match is...
www.mongabay.com /indigenous_ethnicities/asian/Blang.html   (356 words)

  
 Writing.Com: Little Green Men
His shipmate, Blang, carefully went down an itemized checklist.
Blang smiled knowingly, showing two rows of titanium buck-teeth.
Blang threw the big red switch, and there was a loud, “weoooeeeoooee” sound, then a brilliant flash of light that swirled around Blog like a rapidly stirred glass of water and glitter.
www.writing.com /view/881371   (1335 words)

  
 The Blang ethnic minority
The Blang people, numbering 82,400, live mainly in Mt. Blang, Xiding and Bada areas of Menghai County in the Xishuangbanna
People in the Blang Mountain area revel in their energetic
"knife dance." Young people like a courting dance called the "circle dance." For the Blangs in the Mujiang area, New Year's Day and weddings are occasions for dancing and singing, often lasting the whole night.
www.travel-to-china.net /yunnan/ethnic/blang.htm   (595 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Blang
Updated 56 days 19 hours 38 minutes ago.
The Blang (布朗族 : Bùlǎng Zú) (also spelled Bulong) people are an ethnic group.
They form one of the 56 ethnic groups officially recognized by the People's Republic of China.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Blang   (1029 words)

  
 SKWM Message Board
The thump and rounded low-end, and esp Robert's BLANG BLANG BLANG BLANG BLANG sounded better than ever.
Joel's playing differs from Robert (who re-assumed the bass for the balance of the set) as his style more closely resembles a BLANG BLANG CHUG CHUG BLANG BLANG.
The two American Downers learned the new material, of which there may be 14+ ready to record in June.
www.silkworm.net /brd/read.php?board=1&id=5978   (642 words)

  
 Copyright
Around 4:00PM in the afternoon, on the 23rd of July, Indonesian Forces whose faces were painted in fl dressed in full military uniform arrived in Beutong Ateuh, where Tengku Bantakiah and his family lives.
Din, 30 yr, Imam Meunasah desa Blang Meurandeh
It is the worst massacre and most barbaric acts that TNI-AD (Indonesian Armed Forces) have done in Aceh since Military Operations supposedly ended a year ago.
meltingpot.fortunecity.com /albania/726/details.htm   (877 words)

  
 ReliefWeb » Document Preview » Indonesia: French radio technician has return to Aceh
Internews, as requested by the embassy, is only providing support and advise to the French project to rehabilitate Radio Fatali in Blang Pidie.
The French Embassy in Indonesia sponsored him to accompany a portable radio station to Blang Pidie to install at Radio Fatali.
He was also there to provide training to the staff of Fatali to operate and maintain the new equipment.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/KHII-6DT3XN?OpenDocument   (303 words)

  
 Howdi Do, Bling Blang, My Dolly by Woody Guthrie, pictures by Vladimir Radunsky
Candlewick Press has just published a new series of Woody's songs written especially for the littlest fans.
The series, geared for ages 3 - 5 and illustrated by Russian born artist Vladimir Radunsky, includes favorites "Howdi Do", "Bling Blang" and "My Dolly".
Whether it was showing us all the ways to say "hello" to our neighbors in "Howdi Do", or how to build from our imaginations in "Bling Blang", or how to act just plain goofy and pretend in "My Dolly", Woody's lyrics bring out the best in us all.
www.woodyguthrie.org /merchandise/candlewickpress.htm   (296 words)

  
 Honda-Tech.com: Check out my new header (SMSP bling blang!!!)
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www.honda-tech.com /zerothread?id=1169306   (821 words)

  
 Desi-Hokie's Virtual Den: BnB Legal Notice
Although the text of the "Legally Notarized Email" is generic for all you BnB "haters", I would like to serve the first notice on the one and only one Bollypedia, Megha of Walk on the Clouds Fame.
This notice is with respect to your releasing totally false article(s) about the BnB on the website blogspot.com (reference blogger.com) that has your clear reference and hidden agenda all around it.
Immediately view five Blang movies, all made between 1996 and 2000.
ujvalgandhi.blogspot.com /2005/10/bnb-legal-notice.html   (794 words)

  
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www.honda-tech.com /zerothread?id=1169306&page=2   (463 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Bling Blang (Radunsky/Guthrie): Books: Woody Guthrie,Vladimir Radunsky   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
To the words, "You bring a board and I'll bring a saw,/ And we'll build a house for the baby-o," the team assembles a structure out of colorful rectangular shapes.
A memorable onomatopoetic refrain sets the workers' methodical but worry-free pace: "Bling blang,/ Hammer with my hammer,/ Zing-o zang-o,/ Cutting with my saw." Finally, the dog becomes the "baby-o" by sitting in a stroller (and receiving the song's promised kisses).
Although the collage pictures are not to my taste, the joy of having fun singing this with my baby more than compensates.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/076360769X?v=glance   (986 words)

  
 Xbox 360 & Xbox Forums - View Profile: $ bling blang $
Find all posts by $ bling blang $
Send a private message to $ bling blang $
$ bling blang $ is not a member of any public groups
forum.teamxbox.com /member.php?u=22058   (101 words)

  
 Ethnologue report for language code:blr
Samtao of Myanmar and China is not intelligible with Blang, but is closely related to Blang and Wa.
The nationality includes Blang, Lawa, and Angkuic languages, Puman, U, and 3 to 7 others.
This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited as:
www.ethnologue.com /show_language.asp?code=blr   (280 words)

  
 Honda-Tech.com: All Motor: Check out my new header (SMSP bling blang!!!)
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The old RM forum is back, in a new form.
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honda-tech.com /zerothread?id=1169306   (689 words)

  
 Blang - China-related Topics BI-BL - China-Related Topics
Blang - China-related Topics BI-BL - China-Related Topics
They form one of the List of Chinese ethnic groups56 ethnic groups officially recognized by the People's Republic of China.
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www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Blang   (114 words)

  
 BLANG!
Prime mover behind New York's antifolk community Lach is a Woody Allen film starring Jonathan Richman as a poet wandering Manhattan in a caffeine induced psychosis.
Unlike the other nights of this UK tour to promote new album "Today" Lach gives Billy (Television/Marquee Moon!) Ficca and Roy Edroso a rest tonight and plays a special solo set.
with the sergeant on bike and kate arnold hitting her strings in the side-car the world's most talked about guitar-and-hammered-dulcimer-duo go speeding and kerb crawling, blanging and chiming up a variety of musical avenues checking that the citizens of london can go safely home to their beds.
www.sergeantbuzfuz.com /blang.htm   (2064 words)

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