Dimasa riddle (Hadam guphu, maimu gishim)
This is a short video of a one line Dimasa riddle on writing a Book narrated by Nrityojoy Hojai of Kumacherra village -
"Hadam guphu, maimu gishim = Laishi rebba"
Empty field is white, rice seed is black = writing a book
In this Dimasa riddle writing a book is referred as an white empty field and black rice seed because for those who study, writing in a blank book or copy is like a sowing and cultivating rice in an empty field. The riddle has a deep meaning for the student community
The full line to line translation of a one line Dimasa riddle on writing a book narrated by Nrityojoy Hojai of Kumacherra village.
Nrityojoy:- Hadam guphu, Maimu gishim.
Nrityojoy:- Empty field is white, rice seed is black.
Monali:- Bola nadi ?
Monali:- What is it ?
Nrityojoy:- Laishi rebba.
Nrityojoy:- Writing book.
Monali: Accha !
Monali: Okay !