my culture

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by orientphoenix, May 26, 2011.

  1. orientphoenix

    orientphoenix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm just posting clips of people from my culture that i'd like to share hopefully everybody can be nice here and enjoy, my people r very diverse, over 70 or more different subgroups all differing from region to region, things such as accents,customs,tradition, clothing styles an other significant things that identifies us with our individual groups here r a few clips showing a few groups and please don't call names or say stuff like what a backward culture or anything of that nature, in most asian countries we r known as the miaos but it is offenssive to some, there r 4 major groups that all other smaller groups fall under, they r hmong, hmu, a hmao, kho xong we all have different dialects, we r found in southern china, burma, thailand, vietnam, and laos but nowadays lots of Hmongs resides in western worlds

    yeah this is alot of clips but i really wanted to show my culture and thanx for viewing






    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0I5L-El6nYA
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35zyC6p38Xk
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KL5MCtgZKEo
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hASOOLROLnc&feature=related
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IB0MXxtRLM&feature=related

    i belong to this group
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=in9JhdX1CxM

    the dances
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rI6Udr0zzFI
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3n7h-lBl9Iw
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6UFfq5m2vs
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3eVc-eUgKyQ
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-j09OXMlt0
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8b1voxunzw

    hmong dance to a lao beat
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IsXbhaMe4tg

    a more modern approach to our traditional style dance
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGHrkANvvHg

    a soul calling song but with a dance routine
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lc3pqd9tmbc&feature=related

    qeej dance
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGPT5Sijnd8
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yy46DqlpxCc
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eYPjrojtqs4
     
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  2. True Grit

    True Grit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks for sharing! I'm reading a book based in Thailand right now. Interesting. [​IMG]
     
  3. KristyHall

    KristyHall Overrun With Chickens

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    oh How lovely!

    You have any information on what you're involved in? any stories?! We'd love to hear more about your culture.
     
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Thank you for sharing this. [​IMG]
     
  5. orientphoenix

    orientphoenix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well i could tell u guys the story of y we r in the usa, well during the vietnam war the americans as u know were fighting the vietcong commies so they recruited different ethnic peoples who happens to resides on the ho chi min trail,americans recruited hmong, mien, khmu lahu, akhas and other ethnicities to block the trail to so the communist can't supply weapons to there troops who were already down in the south, after the americans pulled out they left us so now they granted us the the opportunity to come to the states
    there is alot of clips on youtube but i like this one , this is only a preview part so go look for the rest,the hmong americans r descendants of hmong people of laos
     
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  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Thanks for sharing!! Loved watching! [​IMG]
     
  7. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Absolutely fabulous! Retaining one's culture will guarantee the happiness of one's soul.
     
  8. orientphoenix

    orientphoenix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well thank you guys
     

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