We have a sacred responsibility to care for the land. Land belongs to me and I belong to land, I am the land and the land is me, we are inseparable!
The musical instruments of Tangkhuls are not younger than the
Resu, the founder and first Khullakpa, originally lived on Khundei hill. From there he moved to what is now the site of Phaibung Khunao. One day he went hunting, and wounded a large deer. He followed the tracks to a pool of water near the present site of the Khullakpa's house.
Amidst the land of my forefathers; Stood a Hall praised
The Feast of Merit among the Northern Sangtam Tribe of Assam. By C.R.Stonor. 1950